The Willow Ptarmigan is Alaska’s State Bird and our valley, which is named ‘Ptarmigan Valley’ is called that for a reason. Enjoy snow machine hunts for these beautiful winter birds as they flock up in the hundreds.
Rainy Pass Lodge on Puntilla Lake is one of the check points for ‘The World’s Longest Toughest Snowmobile Race’. Come watch these die-hards as they zoom through the lodge, repair snow machines and share stories of their crazy travels.
Experience one of the most scenic and adventurous checkpoints of ‘The Last Great Race’. You will be amazed and comfortable with your stay at Rainy Pass Lodge as these dog sled mushers traverse some of the most treacherous parts of this 1049 mile winter trail.