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The Best Backpacking in Fairbanks

Looking for the best backpacking in Fairbanks? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Fairbanks. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top backpacking spots in and near Fairbanks

  • Fairbanks, Alaska

    Backpack Granite Tors

    15 mi
    We split this 15-mile loop into an overnight backpacking trip and had an amazing time. Our route started up the eastern side of the loop and took us past the trail shelter. Once we reached the tors, we settled in and set up camp. It was stunning and we actually wished we would have left a day bet...
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  • Fairbanks, Alaska

    Chena Dome Trail

    34.3 mi / 6864 ft gain
    Chena Dome Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Fairbanks, Alaska.
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