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The Aurora Chasers by Ronn & Marketa Murray

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Address: 1236 Chevak Ct, Fairbanks, AK 99701-1428
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+1 907-888-6055
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Mon - Sat 14:00 - 20:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Witnessing Alaska's Northern Lights is an incredible and often...

Witnessing Alaska's Northern Lights is an incredible and often once-in-a-lifetime experience. Make the most of it. Come along on an unforgettable journey with Alaska's Northern Lights Specialists, The Aurora Chasers™ as we teach you all you need to know about Alaska's Northern Lights and capturing their majestic beauty in your own captivating images. Do more than take a tour, take a life changing journey with the folks that live, breath and sleep the Northern Lights and come home with the amazing keepsake images that you'll treasure for a lifetime.

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This review is late, but we flew in to Fairbanks specifically to see the Northern Lights in October 2016. Luckily, we found Ron and Marketa on Tripadvisor. They made the... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
mikebus82
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Irvine, California

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Irvine, California
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

This review is late, but we flew in to Fairbanks specifically to see the Northern Lights in October 2016. Luckily, we found Ron and Marketa on Tripadvisor. They made the experience unforgettable. Highly recommend. They are very knowledgeable and will make sure you come home with amazing photos.

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Makati, Philippines
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Reviewed 24 November 2016

We joined the Musher's Cabin Tour and would have done it again if they only have another tour scheduled during the Thanksgiving week we were at Fairbanks. We are so glad we did this tour, and felt lucky that we landed in Fairbanks on the day of their last scheduled tour during the week we were there. The overall tour... More 

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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I decided to give The Aurora Chasers a try after the raving reviews on TripAdvisor and I am glad that I did. To begin with, their business website is very well written and well informed of visitors what to expect and how to prepare. I got all the wears and gears that I needed based on the site. Second, Ronn... More 

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Sandy Beach, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

I have no adequate words to describe the Aurora Borealis; nor can I say an adequate thank-you to Marketa and Ronn. the Aurora Chasers. From the very start when I booked online, they were always helpful, always patient with me, always utterly passionate about what they were doing. When they picked me up in Fairbanks for a photography and viewing... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

My husband and I have been living in Anchorage, Alaska for a year and 1/2 now, and much to our disappointment, we've yet to have an epic northern light sighting. Determined to change our luck, 4 of us flew to Fairbanks last week specifically to see the lights. Since we only had one full night in town, we decided to... More 

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Tyler, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Marketa and Ronn showed us so many helpful things about Aurora photography, and we got such beautiful colorful pictures. Thanks!

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Ronn M, Owner at The Aurora Chasers by Ronn & Marketa Murray, responded to this review

We're delighted to here you enjoyed the trip! Feel free to share a photo or two! We'd love to see them! More 

Lynn, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I cannot speak enough to Ronn and Marketa. They are a wealth of information, super patient and genuinely decent people. They run a respectable business and really do make sure that they can give you the best experience possible. I rented a camera as I do not have my own and got photos I never otherwise could have. It was... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

Twice I've had the pleasure to chase aurora with Ronn & Marketa, and twice we were lucky to get a fantastic show. It's not just sitting around in the dark waiting for the lights to come out - it's the depth of understanding aurora that Ronn & Marketa share, coupled with enviable photography skills, local knowledge, and a sheer passion... More 

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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Marketa and Ronn are amazing. They are extremely knowledgeable about the auroras and use live scientific prediction tools to anticipate the auroral activity. They are excellent photographers as well. Their set up in the van is state of the art. They are extremely passionate about the auroras which reflects in their tour. Yes the tour is expensive but is totally... More 

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Long Beach, California
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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The tour is very well organized. It is run by a couple that is extremely knowledgeable about physics of the Aurora phenomena and very enthusiastic about sharing this knowledge with visitors. My tour was targeted for the photography lovers but it is also great for just a spectator as I was. We were picked up on time in a Mercedes... More 

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