Pike’s Waterfront Lodge

Pike’s on the Chena River offers free Bocce Ball and FoosBall, a restaurant, comfortable lounges, free wireless Internet, an aromatherapy steam room, 24 exercise room & Aveda aromatherapy room amenities, business center, free airport and Railroad depot shuttle and in room cable TV. We are non smoking. Our hotel is independent, with a distinct sense of style, referencing Fairbanks history through extensive signage, unique decorations and Fairbanks antiques. We generate solar energy and use recycled materials in our building and rooms.

Premier Alaska Tours

Premier Alaska Tours, Inc. is a locally owned tour and receptive operator, motorcoach charter, and deluxe dome rail company. We provide receptive services for tour operators based outside of Alaska who need an Alaskan specialist to assist in creating extensive land tours for custom and multiple departure accounts. Our company philosophy is to provide a unique experience by hiring a team of local experts who tell the tales of living in the Great Land. All tour programs include a local tour director and driver to facilitate touring. We sell packaged tour programs exclusively to travel professionals, tour operators, cruise lines and wholesalers. We are Alaskans who have a passion for offering the best services in Alaska and the Yukon.

Riverboat Discovery

Cruise the great rivers of Alaska! Your three-hour cruise will take you into the heart of Alaska and introduce you to a family who has made the rivers of Alaska a way of life for five generations. You will see a bush floatplane takeoff alongside the boat, visit the home and kennels of the late four-time Iditarod winner Susan Butcher and see her champion sled dogs in action. Be immersed into the ancient Athabascan Indian culture when our Alaskan Native Guides take you on a personalized tour of the Chena Indian Village. The Binkley family invites you to experience a slice of Alaskan life!