Arctic Getaway Bed and Breakfast
Your comfortable lodging in Alaska's Arctic
REMOTE – QUIET – WILD – FUN
Unplug from your daily routine and plugin to nature. Leave civilization behind for a few days and enjoy the quiet beauty of Alaska’s Arctic.
The Alaska outdoors is waiting for you...
Cross Country Skiing
Winters above the Arctic Circle are long – ideal for winter fun! Bundle up and venture outside to cross country ski, snowshoe, or enjoy the beautiful winter landscape.
Packrafting is an adventurous way to move through Alaska’s Arctic. Many rivers, quite close to Wiseman, offer various skill-level for day or overnight trips.
The long summer daylight hours of Alaska’s Arctic offer ample opportunity to explore. The dramatic Brooks Range wilderness invites you to play outside.
Consider a flightseeing trip or other wilderness access flying with Dirk and Danielle Nickisch at Coyote Air in Coldfoot. They have an office at the Coldfoot airport.
Experiencing the Alaska wilderness behind a team of sled dogs is an exhilarating and wonderful way to both sightsee and feel the heart of wild Alaska.
The Brooks Range area is home to moose, fox, lynx, Dall sheep, wolf, and unique birds. Bring a set of binoculars to enjoy the wildlife above the Arctic Circle.
The Arctic Getaway cabins serve as an ideal location for photography enthusiasts, and guides who chose to base their custom trips from Wiseman.
Wiseman situated directly underneath the auroral belt, resulting in visible aurora approximately 250 nights out of the year if the skies are clear.
Backpacking & Camping
If you want to explore Alaska’s public lands, the Arctic Getaway serves as a perfect base before you embark on your excursion.
Every year millions of birds from several continents migrate to and from Alaska's northern region. Enjoy seeing some of the Arctic's unique birds.
What our Customers say
"We drove 4,753 miles to reach Wiseman, after meeting Berni and Uta it turned out to be one of the highlights of our adventure to Alaska ..."
"Next time we must make this spot a five-day stop. I feel sorry for our next hosts because we now have experienced the 'real' Alaska."
"I had no idea such beauty and hospitality still existed in the world. Wonderful place, wonderful people, I will come back with my family."
"One of the nicest places we have stayed - cabins lovely and cozy. Beautiful scenery - a winter wonderland!"
"So, guest-houses are guest-houses all over the world, nicht wahr? Luxury, comfort, kindness, situation may be first-class. But ARCTIC GETAWAY is SPECIAL."
"Absolutely magnificent weather and scenery - far better than my imagination dared to conjure up. It was everything one hopes Alaska to be!