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Drove along miles and miles of the pipeline on our way on the Dalton highway from Fairbanks to the... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
JohnandJaneS
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Elmira, New York
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We wanted to visit the pipeline and were very surprised to find that it was close to Fairbanks town... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
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An 800-mile pipeline delivering oil from Prudoe Bay to Valdez.
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

Drove along miles and miles of the pipeline on our way on the Dalton highway from Fairbanks to the Arctic Circle. It dips in and out of the ground constantly. Our guide explained many of the fascinating technical design aspects that make the pipeline work....More

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

We wanted to visit the pipeline and were very surprised to find that it was close to Fairbanks town by bus or car. It was included in a gold dredging tour we did so we were really pleased. The pipeline visitor centre is pretty much...More

Thank heather b
Reviewed June 11, 2018

It was our first time to watch the Trans-Alaska Pipeline with our naked eyes rather than from photos on books and magazines. The view was just magnificent with the miles and miles of pipeline running up and down hills on the snow-covered ground. There were...More

Thank Patrick T
Reviewed June 22, 2017

It was a thrill to see the pipeline up close and learn how it was constructed and is still maintained. It's an impressive engineering feat that still works. One fascinating aspect is how sections run underground at rivers and roads.

Thank bglhvn
Reviewed April 30, 2017

My wife and I saw sections of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) during our escorted ‘Natural Wonders of Alaska’ tour with Titan Travel. Our journey by motor coach between Valdez and Fairbanks along the Richardson Highway allowed us to view this important oil pipeline as it runs parallel with the highway for most...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2016

This part of the TransAlaska pipeline is located on Mile 8.4 on the Old Steese Highway just a little East of Fairbanks-- 15 miles-- you can park right alongside on the highway and walk up close to the pipeline. There is a modle of an...More

Thank karenpammy2016
Reviewed August 21, 2016

Alaskan pipeline is famous, and people travel upto Prudo Bay to see it. We could see it, just north of fairbanks. If you are visiting Fairbanks, do drive north, and you can see the pipeline above the ground.

Thank Rajm133
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

This portion of the pipeline is out of the ground. You can review the mechanical background on the pipe because it's so much more!

Thank amydeloach
Reviewed January 16, 2016

We travelled from Fairbanks on a tour to see the pipeline where it is above ground. The 48 inch insulated pipe travels 800 miles from the very north of Alaska to the port of Valdez. As the oil is pumped out of the ground at...More

Thank 155richard81
Reviewed October 25, 2015

On the Gold Dredge tour you can also see this historic pipeline. We were also given a brief history of the pipeline.

Thank George K
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