Ø For up to date & official Weather Forecast for the entire state - just click on the section of the map you want from their home page.
Ø WIseman Alaska current weather
Ø Download a copy of the Dalton Visitor Guide; great information on preparation, activities, and what to expect for anyone traveling the Dalton Highway.
Ø BLM Alaska public lands and the Arctic Interagency Visitor Center in Coldfoot
Ø The Milepost is a must have if you are driving to Alaska or within the state – maps & detailed info for all the highways!
Ø Check out the latest Aurora Forecast - Wiseman is located just to the NE of Bettles listed on the aurora oval map shown on this site.
Ø For more detailed Aurora information visit Space Weather.
Ø Visit Gates of the Arctic NP&P site to learn more about the 2nd largest National Park in our system, how to access & what to bring.
Ø USGS web site to access digital Maps of Alaska.
Ø Just to the NE of Wiseman is the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge - Largest refuge in our system.
1st Alaska Tours, based in the Fairbanks area
For all inclusive guided photography tours of the Dalton featuring aurora & wildlife viewing (including polar bears!) visit WildAlaskaTravel!
* Note: there are no vehicle rental services in Coldfoot, if you are flying, please consider arrangement for pick up at airport.
Brooks Range Aviation (based in Bettles).
Backcountry equipment rental – consider renting an Alaska Pack-raft to make the trip easier!
Other outdoor equipment rental such as skis, snowshoes, tents & more at Beaver Sports in Fairbanks
Planning on traveling south toward Denali National Park while in Alaska too?
Great place to stay in the Denali area w/ reasonable rates! Bluesberry Inn
More Resources – Gift ideas:
Map of Alaska (shows roads)
Alaska Geographic is an excellent source to purchase Alaskan books & books about Alaska
Great resource of information for RV travel & how to plan for a successful trip ~ thanks for the suggestion William!
Josh Schoppenhorst custom forged knives to order, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Last revised: Dec 2022
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