4 Night 5 Day Experience Basecamp

Winter Experiences, Delicious Meals, and the Aurora Overhead

Four nights and five days with the family of Borealis Basecamp, come enjoy our amazing staff, stunning location, and the raw beauty surrounding us in this wonderful collection of experiences just for you.

Experience all that Borealis Basecamp has to offer in this package. Includes a four night stay at Borealis Basecamp with two sauna rentals, a hourlong dogsledding tour, a 6 hourlong White Moutains snowmachine tour, a reindeer tour, and a sunset Basecamp coach tour!

Itinerary

DAY 1

Welcome to Borealis Basecamp! Today you will be picked up in a private shuttle and transported to Borealis Basecamp. We can set pick up time at any time that is convenient for you, though please note that our check in time is not until 4:00pm! Additionally, our private shuttle can pick you up from anywhere inside of Fairbanks, if you require a shuttle from Chena Hot Springs or another location outside of Fairbanks, please let us know!

When you arrive at Basecamp, your private driver will take your luggage to your igloo while you check in at the front desk. One of our guest services staff members will give you a tour of your igloo on arrival

DAY 2

Today relax and enjoy all the camp has to offer. Included today is your White Mountains Snowmachine Experience, a backcountry adventure! Meet your tour guide at the front desk at 9:00am to learn the basics of riding snowmachines and to gear up, then hit the trail at 9:30am.

This experience includes advanced arctic snow gear to keep you warm the whole way, a hot lunch, continuous hot coffee, tea, and hot chocolate, and hand warmers

You also have an hourlong sauna rental on your schedule for today! We will provide you with a soft Borealis Basecamp robe for you to relax in in your wood fired Alaskan sauna.

DAY 3

Today you have your hourlong dogsledding experience. During the hourlongride, you’ll travel along a section of the 800-mile TransAlaskan Pipeline, passing through an active trapline. A mushing guide will describe life along the rugged trail as the sled dog team swings through the Boreal forest.

Optional Add On: White Mountains Flightseeing

Step into the Alaskan backcountry with this Heli Flightseeing excursion. Fly over the White Mountains. Land in pristine backcountry, enjoy our remote outpost, and the vast panoramas. Skim over the treetops keeping an eye out for moose. Experience the Trans Alaska Pipeline from the air as you return back to Basecamp.

To book your flightseeing tour, contact a reservationist today!

This evening is your sauna rental for your selected time!

DAY 4

Today is your Reindeer Meet & Greet tour! Our tour guide will introduce you to Jim & Dwight, our on site reindeer for a 30 minute long tour in the enclosure with Jim & Dwight. On this tour you have the opportunity to feed Jim and Dwight as you learn how they live year round in the Arctic.

This afternoon will be your Basecamp coach tour. On this 2 hour long sunset tour, you will depart from Basecamp in a heated coach, coming to a short stop on a scenic ridge to drink champagne and watch the sunset before returning to Basecamp.

DAY 5

Today you depart from Borealis Basecamp. Your private shuttle will pick up your luggage for you at your igloo before departing back to Fairbanks.