Explore Fairbanks 2014-2015 Winter Guide Features Ice Sculpting, Dog Mushing and Aurora Viewing

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The Explore Fairbanks Winter Guide reviews aurora hunting, dog sledding and ice sculpting. The guide also highlights one-of-a-kind attractions and activities, winter events and nearby locations like Denali and the Arctic.

Explore Interior Alaska with our 2014-15 Winter Guide

Fairbanks is one of the best places on earth to see the aurora borealis, experience the sport of dog mushing and view outdoor ice sculptures.

The 2014-2015 Fairbanks Winter Guide is now available for free. The 32-page full-color booklet with winter activity listings and an action-packed events calendar offers an informative, yet lighthearted view of winter in Alaska’s Interior and the Arctic. The Winter Guide is designed to help plan vacations during the winter season. At 64 degrees latitude, Fairbanks is one of the best places on earth to see the aurora borealis, experience the sport of dog mushing and view outdoor ice sculptures. This trio of events make the winter season a travelers’ snowy paradise.

The guide presents Fairbanks attractions and activities and also highlights nearby winter destinations inviting visitors to mush a team of huskies across the wilderness, discover Denali National Park in the winter season, journey above the Arctic Circle, visit Santa in North Pole and delight in the warmth of an Alaskan hot spring at the end of an adventure-filled day.

The event section provides current information about winter activities, celebrations and sporting events. Highlights include events such as the 70th Open North American Championship Sled Dog Race, the Festival of Native Arts, the World Ice Art Championships and the Iron Dog - the world’s longest, toughest snowmobile race. The diverse art scene in Fairbanks, including musical and dramatic performances, Alaska Native cultural events, art galleries and museum exhibits are also featured. Other outdoor action, such as skiing, ice skating, snowmobiling, snow shoeing, ice fishing, curling, tubing and ice hockey are also covered.

For a free copy of the 2014-2015 Fairbanks Winter Guide, contact Explore Fairbanks at 800-327-5774 or (907) 456-5774 or write to 101 Dunkel Street, Suite 111, Fairbanks, Alaska 99701-4806. To view our new destination video please click here. You can also order the guide or view it interactively on line at http://www.explorefairbanks.com.

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