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Flights to Bettles

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Bettles is a tiny Alaskan village located right on the Koyukuk River, south of the Brooks Range, which is the northernmost mountain range in North America. At just 35 miles north of the Arctic Circle, this remote community is all about experiencing a wild and untamed Alaska. Bettles is actually the second-smallest incorporated city in all of Alaska, with a population of only around 23 people! This means you'll be sharing the Alaskan wilderness with very few other visitors.

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Airports near Bettles

Reach Bettles your way. You can easily travel to Bettles using any of these 4 airports.

Fairbanks International Airport

Located approximately 180 miles south of Bettles, Fairbanks International Airport is the closest major airport to the city. It offers a range of domestic and international flights, making it a convenient option for travellers.


Anchorage International Airport

Situated around 400 miles southwest of Bettles, Anchorage International Airport is another major airport in Alaska. It serves as a hub for both domestic and international flights, connecting travellers to various destinations worldwide.


Nome Airport

Although not as close as Fairbanks or Anchorage, Nome Airport is a regional airport located approximately 500 miles west of Bettles. travellers may need to take a connecting flight from Fairbanks or Anchorage to reach Nome, which serves as a gateway to the western region of Alaska.


Kotzebue Ralph Wien Memorial Airport

Situated around 400 miles northwest of Bettles, Kotzebue Ralph Wien Memorial Airport is another regional airport that can be reached via a connecting flight from Fairbanks or Anchorage. It serves as a transportation hub for the Northwest Arctic Borough and surrounding areas.

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Things to do in Bettles

Discovering the many attractions of Bettles can be quite a task, so we've narrowed down our top 3:

Experience the Unspoiled Wilderness

Venture into the heart of Alaska's untouched wilderness in Bettles. Explore the pristine Gates of the Arctic National Park, where you can witness the Northern Lights, hike through rugged terrains, and encounter wildlife in their natural habitat.

Step Back in Time

Visit the Bettles Historic District, a preserved gold-mining town that offers a glimpse into the past. Explore the vintage buildings, learn about the gold rush era, and immerse yourself in the rich history of this unique destination.

Unforgettable Arctic Adventures

Embark on a thrilling dog sledding adventure or ice fishing expedition in Bettles. Experience the exhilaration of gliding across the snow-covered landscapes and the thrill of catching your own dinner on the frozen lakes.

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