Gates of the Arctic and Kobuk National Parks
We offer flight seeing into the stunning Brooks Range and Gates of the Arctic and Kobuk National Parks in any time increment.
Gates of the Arctic Tour
Experience the Gates of the Arctic Park from the air as well as on the ground. This trip will take you up the North Fork of the Koyukuk, giving us a view of the namesake mountains, Boreal Mountain and Frigid Crags, know as the Gates of the Arctic. Land on a lake within the park for a short wilderness hike. You should plan on 2 hours for this fully guided tour; approximately an hour of air time.
$350 per person minimum 2 people
Add flying through the Gates and the Holmes Pass. Allow 2.5 hours.
$400 per person minimum 2 people
Gates of the Arctic Continental Divide tour
This tour takes us deeper into the Brooks Range. Our tour gives you a little of all the classic Brooks Range landscapes including wide valleys with rivers flowing into the Arctic Ocean, high alpine lakes, small glaciers and near endless vistas. There can also be good opportunities for wildlife spotting. We will land on a lake within the Gates of the Arctic Park for a small wilderness hike. Allow 3.5 hours for this fully guided tour.
$650 per person minimum 2 people
Cultural tour in the Gates of the Arctic
Visit the contemporary Eskimo village of Anaktuvuk Pass where residents blend modern conveniences with traditional subsistence lifestyle practices. Here we will have a chance to visit the Simon Paneak Memorial Muesum and visit the local store of this fly in only village. On the return trip to Coldfoot, we will stop on a lake in the Gates of the Arctic Park. Plan 4.5 hours for this fully guided trip.
$650 per person minimum 2 people
Fly west from Coldfoot to see the magnificent Arrigetch Peaks. The Peaks are some of the largest granite extrusions in the Brooks Range, a unique feature of this vast wilderness landscape. We will fly around the Arrigetch peaks and land at either Takahula or Walker Lake to allow you an opportunity to set foot on the ground in Gates of the Arctic National Park. Plan on 3.5 hours total time for this fully guided trip.
$700 per person, minimum 2 people
Kobuk and Gates of the Arctic Park tour
This combination tour allows you to visit both National Parks in one day. We land in both Parks for pictures and light refreshments. Allow 6.5 hours for this fully guided tour short tour $2995 for two people
We also offer an extended trip that takes you through some of the more dramatic features of the area including the Arrigetch Peaks. This tour takes most of the day and people should budget 7.5 hours for this tour. Flight costs for the extended tour is $3,695 for two passengers.
If you want to experience the park, but not ready to spend the night. Join us for a day in the park. We will drop you off at Long Lake in the Gates of the Arctic National Park on the North Fork of the Koyukuk River. Long lake is completely surround by the Gates of Arctic National Park. You can hike the circumference of the lake, paddle in the canoe and explore, drop a line in the water and fish, or simply sit back and enjoy the wilderness. This is an unguided trip.
$700 per person
Day trip with an additional Gates of the Arctic scenic flight is $925 per person.