Aurora Borealis Viewing Fairbanks, from Murphy Dome – one of the best northern lights viewing areas near Fairbanks above the treeline.
Your Murphy Dome / Aurora Borealis night begins right at your Fairbanks hotel, so you don’t need to plan how to get to us and you will save additional taxi costs.
Free guest pickup from 9:45pm to 10:15pm.
One of the best northern lights viewing areas near Fairbanks and a favorite spot for many aurora photographers.
With 2,890 feet altitude, Murphy Dome is one of the highest peaks in the Fairbanks area.
This 360 degree horizon sets the stage for a phenomenal northern lights show.
Viewing the Aurora Borealis above tree line presents you with a wide horizon and an incredible view of the Alaska night sky.
Our preferred viewing area is right on top of Murphy Dome and does not have restroom facility.
We stay warm in our 12-15 passenger van while waiting for the dancing northern lights.
Hot beverages are complimentary.