Fodor's Expert Review Creamer's Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge

Fairbanks Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Thousands of migrating ducks, geese, and sandhill cranes stop here in spring as they head north to nesting grounds, and in late summer as they head south before the cold hits. It's amazing to watch them gather in huge flocks, with constant takeoffs and landings. This is also a great place to view songbirds and moose. Five miles of nature trails, open year-round, lead through fields, forest, and wetlands. Now on the National Register of Historic Places, Creamer's Dairy was the northernmost dairy in North America from 1910 to 1966.

Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge Free Family

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1300 College Rd.
Fairbanks, Alaska  99708, USA


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Rate Includes: Visitor center closed Sun.–Fri. in mid-Sept.–May

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