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Running Reindeer Ranch

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we had a lovely time with Jane & all her reindeer - this is a wonderful experience in a stunning... read more

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Running Reindeer Ranch

My husband and I visited the Running Reindeer Ranch while on a cruise to Alaska. This was one of my... read more

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OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, NO DROP-INS ACCOMMODATED. PLEASE CALL FIRST. Enjoy a walk through the boreal forest of Alaska with our curious and gentle reindeer. Olive, Jasper, Rufus, Daisy, Buttercup, Margarita and Rocket will be your guides as you...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1470 Ivans Aly, Goldstream Valley, Fairbanks, AK 99709-6161
+1 907-455-4998
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Reviewed yesterday

we had a lovely time with Jane & all her reindeer - this is a wonderful experience in a stunning setting.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I visited the Running Reindeer Ranch while on a cruise to Alaska. This was one of my favorite excursion. The owner was so nice and was very informed about the Reindeer. The Ranch had about 15 Reindeer that took a walk with...More

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Reviewed yesterday

So much of Alaska has become "corporate" and scripted that Running Reindeer Ranch is a welcome contrast. Jane and her husband just love raising reindeer as their pets and as part of their family. And they are happy to share that friendship with you. You'll...More

Thank h3305
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was so awesome. Jane is very informative and knowledgeable about the Reindeer. They are such gentle creatures but full of spunk and fun. Totally recommend this visit to the Reindeer ranch. You won’t be disappointed.

Thank markaykoontz
Reviewed 3 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Running Reindeer Ranch! Ranch owners Jane and Doug were warm and welcoming. We very much enjoyed the opportunity to interact with their nine reindeer (none named Rudolph!) right at their home. It was a fun and low-key end to...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked this tour because we had hours to kill before our flight and read the great reviews. I had thought to myself what could this woman talk about for 21/2 looong hours. Well, Jane is an amazing speaker and the time flew by. The...More

Thank Martine K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wow, what a great activity for everyone. We went in mid July and it was one of the best experiences we had on our 14 days in Alaska. The setting is so beautiful and Jane is an excellent tour guide. But walking through the forest...More

Thank Connie W
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a wonderful and educational experience visiting Running Reindeer Ranch. Jane and Doug's website describes perfectly what will happen when you visit. We learned so very much about their reindeer family and we would highly recommend anyone that has some time in Fairbanks to visit...More

Thank U4470HCdeborahb
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very unique place to visit and learn about the reindeer. Very hands on as you walk among the reindeer and can touch them. Jane and her crew makes you feel welcome to their ranch. You are a lily visiting their home. This...More

Thank rogersdicus
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved it. Very educational and fun. Interaction with reindeer and Jane's ability to educate us as to their behaviors and characteristics was a joy. At the end of the walk spending time with Jane and her husband, in their home, eating homemade cookies made...More

Thank Sally S
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August 19, 2018|
Response from Doug T | Property representative |
We try to limit the group to 20. We have a 4 person minimum.
April 2, 2018|
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Response from RunningReindeer | Property representative |
Sorry to just be responding, I just saw this. I’m glad you appreciated our helpers! I too am grateful for them! Depending on the day you came they could have been Alex, the UAF student who grew up the road, Jan, a friend... More
November 13, 2017|
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Response from RunningReindeer | Property representative |
Yes, we are open most days right now. You can see availability and book through our online calendar on our website or Facebook page. See you soon!