Fairbanks / Chena River KOA Campground Blog

Northern Lights


From August 21st until May 21st there is a chance to see beautiful Northern Lights right at our campground in Fairbanks / North Pole. Of course, chances are much better in Winter - this picture was taken last night at - 28 degrees. Last season we had some guests who were able to see them very well...

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Impressions from Winter Wonderland in Fairbanks


While we are still a little over a month from opening for the season on May 15th, we wanted to share some impressions from winter wonderland at our campground in Fairbanks.

New Campground Map


With great support from AGS advertising, our campground map was completely redone, sites renumbered and our amenities and activities added. Fairbanks / Chena River KOA is getting ready for 2023 camping season.

Dog Park


Just in time for the 2023 season, your favorite campground in Fairbanks has added a 2'400 sq. ft. off-leash dog park. Follow some basic rules and let your loved ones have some fun and exercise. To keep our campground pristine, we have several dog waste stations across our campground with...

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Snow has arrived


A screenshot of one of our web-cams at the campground. Clear skies but close to 4" of snow and in the single digit degrees - any guess how long until we hit negatives?

New to KOA


We are very excited to become the 4th KOA campground in Alaska. Fairbanks / Chena River KOA will be the Northernmost KOA, located right between Fairbanks and North Pole, Alaska, with a beautiful setting along Chena River.While there is still lots to do, our website content and online reservations...

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