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Coffee Inclusions:

  • Snow machines
  • Helmets
  • Goggles
  • Arctic mittens
  • Snacks and warm beverages

1 hour Snowmobile Tour
Person Single Rider (Snow Machine) Single Rider
Person Double Rider (Snow Machine) Double Rider
2 hour Snowmobile Tour
Person Single Rider (Snow Machine) Single Rider
Person Double Rider (Snow Machine) Double Rider

Enjoy an Adventurous Snowmobile Tour in Fairbanks

Enjoy an adventurous winter activity during your time in Fairbanks. On this snowmobile tour, your guide will lead you through a true winter wonderland so you can explore the frozen rivers, lakes and snow-covered mountains around the Chena Lakes recreation area outside of North Pole.


  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Informative, friendly, and professional guide
  • Multiple times offered throughout the day


  • You must arrive 30 mins before the start time of your tour for your safety briefing.
  • Time on Snowmobile: the pure driving time is 60 Minutes (120 minutes for 2 hour option) no matter how long the safety orientation and the instructions takes. (Time will be reduced if arriving late).
  • If you have an odd number in your group, one person must ride as a ‘single rider’.
  • Children under 6 years of age are not permitted.  Children 7 years and above must be able to touch the running boards to ride.  For safety reasons they will not be permitted to ride if they are unable to.
  • There is no transportation to/from the tour location.  Please refer to “directions” on how to get here if you are driving yourself or see below.

** Please understand, that any delay to your start time may reduce the length of time of your tour to avoid inconveniencing the next tour group.  If you are running 15 minutes or more late you will be considered a “no-show” and will not be eligible for any refund**


  • The address of the start location is 3740 Lyle Ave. in North Pole 99705.
  • Direction coming from Fairbanks:
    • Take Highway 2 (Richardson Hwy) exit Dawson rd/Buzby rd.
    • Take a left turn and drive under the Hwy 2 bridge.
    • Take a right turn (follow the sign for the Chena Lake recreation area) to Misteltoe dr, which later becomes Laurance rd.
    • Take a left turn to Nelson rd. (4th) (last road before the Chena lake recreation area)
    • About a mile down Nelson Rd, take a left turn into Lyle Ave (after Birch Dell Dr.)
    • Our location is on the right hand side, turn into the driveway and after parking, walk up the drive to our office.

After arrival, you’ll receive your brief safety orientation and instruction. Get geared up for the winter conditions, then start your snowmobile adventure!

You are able to choose between our:

  • single rider option: one machine for one person and the
  • double rider option: one machine for 2 persons (not available for odd numbers.  In this instance, one must ride as a ‘single rider’).

to ride as a ‘single rider‘, you must be 18 and over and hold a valid driver’s license.

Start with a safety briefing, gear fitting, and an introduction to the snowmobile operation at our office. This will take approximately 30 minutes.
After this, you will be ready to explore the breathtaking surroundings by snowmobile through a beautiful winter wonderland, crossing frozen lakes and rivers, scenic mountains, endless remote trails, and hopefully see wildlife such as moose, fox, or snowshoe hares. The Chena Lakes Recreation area offers a variety of beautiful and well-maintained trails, lakes, and rivers ensuring an adventure of a lifetime.

After enjoying the drive through Alaska’s frozen back-country by snowmobile, warm up in our cozy waiting area with some hot chocolate, tea, coffee, and snacks.