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Address: Dawson Hwy, Coldfoot, AK

Many consider the Brooks Range to be among the most beautiful mountains in...

Many consider the Brooks Range to be among the most beautiful mountains in the world.

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Spectacular peaks and valleys across a vast and beautiful wilderness

My wife and I flew over the Brooks Range during our optional excursion with Northern Alaska Tour Company as part of our escorted ‘Natural Wonders of Alaska’ tour with Titan... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
Rhys J
Llanbedr, United Kingdom
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Llanbedr, United Kingdom
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183 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 661 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

My wife and I flew over the Brooks Range during our optional excursion with Northern Alaska Tour Company as part of our escorted ‘Natural Wonders of Alaska’ tour with Titan Travel. We were based for 3 nights on a room only basis at the friendly and comfortable Bridgewater Hotel, Fairbanks, located on the banks of the Chena River. We decided to... More 

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Friendswood, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Visited area in the winter. The scenery was fabulous. The road wasn't dangerous to drive as long as you were cautious and didn't speed. There are turnouts where you can stop and take pictures

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Falling Waters, West Virginia
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

We were able to travel to The Brooks Range during our trip to Alaska, My grandson will always remember it is 60 miles from Fairbanks to the Yukon River (which we walked on in the winter) then 60 miles to the Arctic Circle and then 60 miles to Coldfoot. A little rough roads but a trip worth making

Thank Toni W
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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Hop a little plane, see the sites, learn the history of the gold rush. Excellent tours by north Alaska tours

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Unique landscape with changing weather. The tundra was like burning with the redish colour! So wild and remote, like another planet!

Thank Xinyue H
Hillsborough, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We stayed over in Coldfoot camp, then went even further north on this van tour, just my husband and myself with the guide. He was not as seasoned as the other guides we had on this trip, but he was courteous, friendly and still helpful. The scenery spoke for itself. We saw mouse with babies, and some other small animal... More 

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Bozeman, Montana
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Words can't explain the Brooks Range! Spectacular! Beautiful! Harsh! Just amazing! Every corner offers a new view, that is as wonderful as the last!

Thank Eric C
Kailua, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We drove the Dalton Hwy as far as Galbraith Camp grounds. Not sure why the heading says Dawson Hwy??? The scenery is spectacular along the Dalton Hwy and the weather was incredible. Blue skies until we reached the Atigun Pass where we had blue skies and snow! There was construction at the base of Atigun Pass going north but the... More 

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

How would anyone not find this remote range not incredibly beautiful. My journey south thru the range was cloud shrouded and raining but it was still beautiful

Thank willys1945
Orange Park, Florida
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Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

We came on a tour and I recommend that to all but the most seasoned of outdoorsmen. The roads are treacherous even at the end of March. There are pit toilets as the only facilities and we had to turn back due to Avalanche risk at the Antigun Pass.

Thank SJBrownPSU

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