Brooks Range


Quickstart Guide: Gates of the Arctic National Park

By Andrew Skurka / July 5, 2019 /

Even within Alaska, the Brooks Range — which extends 700 miles across the state, from the Canadian border to the Chuckchi Sea — is considered to be the ultimate wilderness. It’s crossed by just one gravel road, has just one tiny Native village within its mountainous core, and has no man-made hiking trails. Gates of…