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Arctic Blooms: Cultivate & Wildlife Watch in Fairbanks
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Fairbanks, AK
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Max Rig Size
Up to 35 ft
Max Nights
1
Parking Spaces
1
Same Day Requests
Yes
About
Let the serene beauty of the wild, far north captivate your soul as you set up your RV amidst the lush vibrancy of a unique community garden, just a stone's throw from the bustling heart of Fairbanks. Here, on a sprawling 3-acre site beside the gently flowing Chena River, RV camping takes on a new dimension of tranquility and connection to nature. This remarkable location is not just any camping spot; it is a vibrant community hub with 90 different gardening plots, each telling its own story of cultivation and care in the challenging Alaskan climate. Whether you're a gardening novice eager to learn the ropes or a seasoned green thumb looking to exchange tips on growing in the far north, this community garden offers invaluable information and learning opportunities that enrich your RV camping experience. As you unwind in your RV, let the enchanting sights and sounds of Alaskan wildlife and bird watching become your uninterrupted reality. The garden's proximity to downtown Fairbanks means you're never too far from urban conveniences, while still enjoying the peacefulness of riverside camping. Adding a layer of cultural exploration to your visit, the garden is part of the Quilt Trail project a colorful journey into the world of quilting that adds a unique narrative to the Alaskan landscape. Dive into this creative endeavor by visiting the project's website and weaving the rich tapestry of local artistry into your travel memories. For your convenience, the site is equipped with a port-a-potty, ensuring your basic needs are met without breaking the immersion in this tranquil setting. The facility is fenced and locked to provide security for both the garden plots and visiting RV campers, with a simple text granting you the combination for access. Escape to where RV camping meets community gardening, enveloped by the raw beauty of Alaska and the warmth of a shared passion for the earth. This is not just a stopover; it's a place where the RV lifestyle meets a profound connection to nature, community, and learning. Here, under the wide Alaskan skies, your journey into the heart of the far north begins.
Opening hours
Monday
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sunday
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suitability
Pets Allowed
Must obey Fairbanks North Star borough leash laws.
Generators Allowed
Amenities
Picnic/Patio Area
Garden
Items to Purchase
If you would like to make a donation to the Fairbanks Community Garden.....https://square.link/u/qr4uJWDe. Thank You!
House Rules
Before you retire for the evening, make sure all the gates are closed and locked. There are two where you entered and two more at the far end of the garden. You are welcome to stroll around the garden, please stay on the pathways and do not enter peoples gardens. The gardeners are a friendly bunch and love to answer questions.
Parking & Arrival
Park at the Harvest Host sign inside the garden fence.
Max Rig Size:
Up to 35 ft
Parking Spaces:
1
Parking Surface:
Grass
Parking Method:
Back-In
Check-In:
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Check-Out:
Before 12:00 PM
Check-In Method:
Head to Spot
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