WHERE TO STAY
for historic appeal Alaska Heritage House B&B $$
Built in 1916, this is probably the fanciest B&B in Fairbanks. Each of the inn’s eight bedrooms has its own flair.
Camp Denali $$$
Verging on legendary, this camp’s simple cabins (plus North Face Lodge) provide an elegant backcountry experience in
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for city life
Copper Whale Inn $$
With an ideal downtown location and a bright, elegant interior, this inn oers some of the best mid-range accommodations in Anchorage.
for budget stays Denali Mountain Morning Hostel $
Hostels are rare near Denali; this summer-only place has a dream setting by a mountain creek.
for roadside lodging
Gakona Lodge $$
This lovely log roadhouse dates from 1905. There are 10 small rooms, three big cabins and lots of good-natured service.
for modern cabin style Lodge at Black Rapids $$
At this lodge on a dramatic stretch of the Richardson Highway, rooms are a tasteful blend of minimalism and cabin aesthetics.