Gateway Communities

View of several brown buildings, cars, and a bush plane
View of downtown Bettles, Alaska

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As a wilderness park, many of Gates of the Arctic’s visitor centers are located in small, remote communities. These gateway communities serve as jumping-off points for an adventure into the park, but also offer their own intriguing stories of the mosaic of life in the Arctic.

Anaktuvuk Pass


Coldfoot and Wiseman

Last updated: July 9, 2020

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101 Dunkel St
Suite 110

Fairbanks, AK 99701



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