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Skiland is a ski and snowboard resort north of Fairbanks, Alaska. The ski slopes are north facing so it is commonly possible to ski into april there. The hill is serviced by a double chairlift that was acquired from Silver Star resort in British Colombia. The slopes are patrolled by the National Ski Patrol. A twin-tip shaped downhill ski. ... A snowboard with boot bindings A snowboard is a board ridden by a rider in the sport of snowboarding. ... Official language(s) English Capital Juneau Largest city Anchorage Area  Ranked 1st  - Total 663,267 sq mi (1,717,854 km²)  - Width 808 miles (1,300 km)  - Length 1,479 miles (2,380 km)  - % water 13. ...


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Goski.com Alaska - Mount Aurora Skiland (318 words)
Pros: Skiland has a lift service, which compared to Moose Mountain is nice to not have to take on and off your skiis.
Skiland is the coolest place to ski in Fairbanks.
Skiland ski area is 21 miles north of Fairbanks via the Steese Highway, one mile east of the Steese Highway at Mile 20.5.
Mt. Aurora Skiland - The Farthest North Downhill Ski Area in North America! (92 words)
Aurora Skiland - The Farthest North Downhill Ski Area in North America!
The "Silver Star" Double Chairlift- the farthest north chairlift in North America - and maybe the world!
Aurora Skiland is open Saturdays and Sundays whenever there is enough snow to ski.
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