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A place of quiet solitude

We flew to Kobuk Valley National Park from Bettles Lodge. Our pilot, Mark, was an experienced... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Ann G
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Wausau, Wisconsin
Awesome Park

We flew to Kobuk National Park from the Bettles Lodge. We landed on the sand dunes and had lunch... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
Fred B
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San Clemente, California
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

We flew to Kobuk Valley National Park from Bettles Lodge. Our pilot, Mark, was an experienced pilot, but new to the area. He had to find a new spot to land, due to wind conditions. He kept us informed about what he was doing and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

We flew to Kobuk National Park from the Bettles Lodge. We landed on the sand dunes and had lunch and hiked around for a few hours. The sand dunes are awesome and the scenery is beautiful. This was my 59th park out of 60. One...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

We were at Bettles Lodge and decided to book a bush plane ride with our great pilot Kevin. The scenery over to Kobuk Valley National was pretty neat even though it was a bit foggy. Spits of rain here and there as well. The mountains...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I visit this park with wife by park visiting flight from Bettles offerred by the Brooks Range Aviation so mainly viewed from airplain. We were so much impressed by the scenery of Alaskan great nature, which differs from the other states in US. It was...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The only way to get there is by Bush plane. There are probably no other humans within 50 to 100 miles. It is a wonder. Sitting on the dunes is a terrific experience.

Date of experience: July 2017
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You can access to this park from Kotzebue, which park headquarter is located in, otherwise you can fly from Bettles with the flight tour offered by the Brooks Range Aviation. You can fly either to Kotzebue or Bettles from... More
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