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Large Animal Research Station, Fairbanks

(3.5/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • We didn't expect much from the Large Animal Research Station in March but were happy to see Musk Oxen. Easy to find and worth a stop on the way to Chena Springs.  more »
  • Muskox can see just around the corner. However, in the back of the muskox was raised in the off season and "what's this? "It will become so watch out!
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  • For you other winter travelers, they were closed for our trip in January. Many places close in Fairbanks during this time so it wasn't a huge surprise but wanted to share the info for you others who a...  more »
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  • Cool place, I probably never would have had the chance to see a live musk ox in my life if it weren't for this place. They sell the musk-ox wool and garments made from the wool. They also gave education speeches about reindeer and caribou and the genetic variants.
  • You pay $10 a person to look at two pens, which may or may not have musk ox and reindeer close enough to see. You won't get to see the other fields with animals in them. Plus they're only open for 3 months of the year, and then only Wednesday through Sunday. It's basically just a place to rip off tourists. Save your money and go see the reindeer at the Santa Claus House FOR FREE. Or if you're down south in Anchorage visit the Musk Ox farm in Palmer, which will give you a better value.
  • Closed for the season, reopen in June
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