Alaska Collection

Experience the best of Alaska’s Interior with this late summer Northern Lights adventure from the wilderness of Denali to the Arctic Circle.

Explore the farthest reaches of Alaska. The trip starts with the history and culture of Fairbanks and the stunning fall colors Denali National Park. Then, a flying tour takes you north of the Arctic Circle to the rustic Coldfoot camp to watch for the majestic Northern Lights.

Package is available with an exclusive and limited travel window of late August to early September. Call 1.800.808.8068 to book.

Watch for the northern lights in the rustic Coldfoot camp
Cross the Arctic Circle
Spend two nights at the front door of Denali National Park at Denali Cabins
Ride on the iconic Alaska Railroad and immerse yourself in the fall colors of Alaska

The Fairbanks and Denali Backcountry Northern Lights Escape itinerary includes


  • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Fairbanks
  • 2 nights accommodation at Denali Cabins
  • 2 nights accommodation in Coldfoot Camp


  • Round trip rail transportation from Fairbanks to Denali National Park
  • Fly from Fairbanks to Coldfoot*
  • Motorcoach transportation from Coldfoot to Fairbanks*
  • Ground tour of the Dalton Highway


*Option to reverse order of air and ground transportation.


  • 2 nights Arctic Aurora Adventure

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Optional Add-on Adventures

Flightseeing (Denali)

Fly through the awe-inspiring Alaska Range. The optional scenic Denali flightseeing trip will take you to the North Face of Denali, and over several the north side glaciers of the mountain.

Iditarod Dog Kennel (Denali)

Behind the scenes look at what goes into creating a championship team and carving a life in Alaska’s Interior. Hear stories and see racing sleds and Arctic survival gear used to traverse 1,100 miles of rugged terrain.

Riverboat Discovery (Fairbanks)

Take a 3.5-hour cruise into the heart of Alaska. Gain insight into the ancient Athabascan Indian culture as Native guides take you on a tour of the Chena Indian Village.

See more of Alaska

Have more time for adventure? Consider departing from Anchorage to see more of Alaska.

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Why Choose Pursuit?

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Every person you meet from the first phone call to our tour guides and hotel staff are local experts

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We own and operate some of the top tours and lodges in Alaska’s most iconic locations

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Our tours take you farther than any other in Alaska, so you'll see the most secluded and pristine places

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We live with a passion for place and a sincere desire to create life-changing experiences

Our local experts are here to answer any of your questions and help plan an unforgettable Alaska adventure.

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