Fairbanks Wickersham Dome Hike

Excursion Overview


The White Mountains National Recreation is home to many trails that are around 200 miles. The Wickersham Dome Trail is one of the most popular hiking trails in the White Mountains and it is located just 28 miles away from Fairbanks. We will head to the north on the Elliot Highway.

Wickersham Dome hiking trail offers stunning scenery, peaceful solitude and outstanding opportunities for those with a taste of adventure. The boreal forest offers a mix of white and black spruce, birch and aspen as well as alpine country. Don't forget to stop and observe as you go up in open and higher elevations. Amazing panoramic views of hills and ranges are waiting for you!

In between late summer and early fall, you will be surrounded by a colorful arctic landscape and you may be able to pick blueberries, cranberries and crowberries. Along the way, you will find many different plants including azaleas and other wildflowers. We may even spot some wildlife such as moose, snowshoe hare, owls, hawks or even a bald eagle.

Your guide will give you plenty of photo opportunities and also enough time to explore the beautiful surroundings.

Things You Need to Know


  • Pick up/drop off within the city limits of Fairbanks or North Pole
  • Licensed and experienced local guide
  • Live commentary
  • State park and parking fees
  • Snacks and beverages


  • Minimum of 2 people required to operate the tour
  • Recommendations for your packing list: layered clothing, raincoat, sturdy closed shoes, backpack, hat, insect repellant, sunscreen, and energy bars
  • Bring hiking/trekking poles if wanted

Duration: 6-8 hours (Roundtrip from local hotel)

  • Transportation to Wickersham Dome Trail
  • Wickersham Dome Trail Hiking
  • Return transportation to local hotel

Meeting Instructions:

  • Hotel pick-up in the 99701 zip code area. Fully detailed instructions are included on your finalized ticket vouchers.

ADA Accessibility of Tour:

  • This tour is not wheelchair or limited mobility accessible.

Refund Policy:

  • You may cancel for any reason up to seven (7) days prior to the date of the tour for a full refund.
  • Please see our Refund Policy Page for complete details.

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Duration: 6-8 hours

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Duration: 6-8 hours

Adult: $225.00