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Come join us at SkyFire in Focus Tours as we take you out beyond the interior of Alaska and into the magical Aurora filled night skies. We will show you how to photograph the Northern Lights as we seek to capture the Lady Aurora. All Aurora tours...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1280 Heath Ave, Fairbanks, AK 99712-1913
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Mr. Bill is a very knowledgeable tour guide, who not only took us to the best spots in and around Fairbanks to view the Aurora, but also gave us excellent tips to capture great pictures of the Northern lights for novice photographers like us! He...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our group had a great time thanks to Mr. Bill and lots of luck! He was very knowledgeable of the aurora and how to capture it. He was able to assist us with our cameras and also took AMAZING group shots of us himself. I...More

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SIFtour, Owner at SkyFire In Focus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am so glad you all enjoyed our night out under the Aurora. Enjoy the photo's and memories.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked the Aurora trip one day before I left Fairbanks, it was my last chance and the weather for that week was not good, it was cloudy and rainy. I booked an aurora viewing lodge earlier and I couldn't see anything that's how I...More

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SkyFire In Focu... T, Owner at SkyFire In Focus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was a pleasure to have you on another amazing Aurora adventure with SkyFire. Enjoy your photos and memories of your time in Alaska.

Reviewed October 9, 2018

I did my research, compared the many Aurora/Photo tour companies in Fairbanks, and booked with Mr. Bill for 3 consecutive nights. Best Decision Ever! Here’s why… 1. I had lots of questions prior to traveling to Alaska, and Bill personally responded to my emails within...More

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SIFtour, Owner at SkyFire In Focus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thrilled that your time here with the Aurora was rewarding and successful. Your company and that of your husband was enjoyed for all the nights chasing the lights. Enjoy those photos and memories. I hope to see you both back for more adventures.

Reviewed October 7, 2018

Party of eight, all friends, took Mr Bill's Arctic Circle tour in September 2018. A great experience and good value for money. Mr Bill (as he calls himself) is very personable, professional, experienced and extremely knowledgeable and passionate about the road and area. Unfortunately it...More

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SIFtour, Owner at SkyFire In Focus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Will work on new game ideas. Was a great day with new friends and more awesome memories.

Reviewed September 21, 2018

Our Arctic Circle excursion with Skyfire in Focus was absolutely fantastic!!! Bill's communication and follow-up was excellent from start to finish. He did a great job engaging all members of the group in conversation - we felt like a family by the end of the...More

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SIFtour, Owner at SkyFire In Focus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

I had a great day with you all and was so happy the day ended with some Northern Lights photography and viewing for you all. Just perfect. Come back anytime.

Reviewed September 19, 2018

Mr. Bill and his sidekick Todd were great tour guides. They showed up at our house right on time with a big smile and warm greeting. Bill, being a retired pipeline security officer, was very knowledgeable about the territory. He even knew where all of...More

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SIFtour, Owner at SkyFire In Focus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

What a wonderful day and certainly pleasurable with you all. Come back any time.

Reviewed September 11, 2018

We spent a wonderful twelve hours with Mr. Bill, owner operator. His knowledge of Northern Alaska, flora and fauna was amazing and we loved his stories! The day culminated in the most fantastic viewing of the northern lights and his knowledge of photography was astounding....More

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SIFtour, Owner at SkyFire In Focus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed the Arctic adventure with you both. May our paths cross again one day.

Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

I recently did the Arctic Circle tour with Bill. It was one of the highlights of an extended vacation in Alaska. Bill was very knowledgeable and entertaining and I cannot recommend him enough to anyone wanting to tour anywhere out of Fairbanks for any reason....More

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SIFtour, Owner at SkyFire In Focus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed our time together and hope to see you back in the future.

Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our twelve hour tour of the Arctic Circle. The van was quite comfortable with very small groups so you are not crammed in and miserable. Bill, our driver was awesome and rolled with the punches of my comedic sarcasm. We were fortunate to...More

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SIFtour, Owner at SkyFire In Focus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed our day together in the far North. Enjoy the memories and come back anytime.

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lct7
August 26, 2018|
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Response from SkyFire In Focu... T | Property representative |
We have two tours that are photography centered. Our nightly Aurora and the Denali Highway Tours. These are photography workshop tours. That means hands on training for a multitude of different photo opportunities. We still... More
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Teri H
June 2, 2018|
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Response from SkyFire In Focu... T | Property representative |
Northern Lights in Alaska from the end of April to mid August are not viewable at all.. We have lots and lots of summer light in our skies here. They do call us the Land of the Midnight sun.
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April 5, 2018|
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Response from SkyFire In Focu... T | Property representative |
Good Day, I am a independent tour guide and small business here in Fairbanks Alaska. I have often been asked about setting up special tour activities for clients within the parameters of our current schedule and tour... More
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