Land Based

Our land based trips include backpacking, basecamp, and polar bear viewing adventures.

Arctic Refuge Backpack

Backpacking in the Brooks Range is the ultimate backpacking experience. Until you experience it, it’s hard to imagine what it feels like to be a true explorer, with absolutely no trails, markers or campsites directing your way. Instead, we rely on the vegetation and terrain to tell us the best way to navigate through […]


Spring Basecamp

Early June is an exhilarating time in the Arctic when, in just a few days time, the land breaks loose from the grip of winter…


Fall Caribou Basecamp

Fall caribou migration

One of several spectacular mountain lakes in the northwest corner of Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve is the setting for this trip, with rugged peaks soaring above the sweeping expanse of tundra. We pick these remote locations both for their remarkable beauty and the abundant wildlife. At this time of year, we […]


Kobuk Valley & Gates of the Arctic Basecamp

We’ve designed this unique trip for National Parks enthusiasts who are looking for an outstanding opportunity to visit more than one of Alaska’s Arctic parks on one trip. On this basecamp trip, we’ll spend several days camping and hiking in both Kobuk Valley Natl. Park and Gates of the Arctic Natl. Park, with extensive small […]