Pioneer Park


The Fairbanks North Star Borough Parks & Recreation Department invites you to visit the Chena Lake Recreation Area, located just east of North Pole, AK. Over 2000 acres offer outdoor opportunities including hiking, bicycling, swimming, boating and fishing (on Chena Lake and the Chena River) in the summer months and ice fishing, aurora viewing & photography, skiing, snowshoeing, dog mushing and snow machining in the winter. The Recreation Area also offers 3 covered pavilions. parks.fnsb.us

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  • Seasons of Operation: Summer Only
Military Discount
  • Military Discount Description: Discount varies by vendor.
  • Working with others to offer packages: Pioneer Park works directly with all of its vendors, and Non-profits to provide the community with access to local goods and services.
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