To confirm a reservation we require payment in full. Call home (907) 678-4456 (907)678-4456, cell (907)799-4455 or email us to book.

Refund policy

  • Summer Season: May - September: Full refunds are gladly given if cancellation is made more then two weeks prior of the reservation date. If the cancellation is short notice we can only refund 50%.
  • Winter Season: October - April: Due to operational difficulties intrinsic to winter weather in the Arctic we can only refund 50% of your payment if cancellation is made more then two weeks prior of the reservation date. 
  • For guided/organized groups we require payment in full (non-refundable) upon booking.


Prices are for the entire cabin, not per person, and include a hearty Alaskan breakfast.

Summer Rates (May - September)

  • Wolverine cabin (max. two guests): $135 USD per night
  • Aurora cabin (max. four guests): $270 USD per night
  • Koyukuk cabin (max. four guests): $295 USD per night
  • Summer Special: Stay 3 consecutive nights and save 10%

Winter Rates (October - April)

Check-in Times

  • Check in time between 4:00-9:00 p.m. (arrival after hours will forfeit your reservation; late check in only possible if previously arranged).
  • Although not guaranteed, early check in is often possible.
  • Check out time 11:00 a.m.


  • Payment may be made by personal/travelers checks, credit card and cash.
  • Please mail checks to:

Arctic Getaway
Berni & Uta Hicker
8 Igloo St
Wiseman, Alaska 99790

What Our Guests Say

"Absolutely magnificent weather and scenery - far better than my imagination dared to conjure up. It was everything one hopes Alaska to be, including the warmth and friendly hospitality of the Wiseman "Hilton"! You guys are the best of an incredible place!"

-Sue Steinacker

17-41141Spruce grouse in forest

22024884The Aurora over the Koyukuk, in our backyard