Welcome!

Welcome to the Robert G. White Large Animal Research Station at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. LARS, as the station is referred to by Fairbanks locals, is located on a former homestead close to the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus at 2220 Yankovich Road.
LARS serves excellence in research and education in high-latitude biology and provides facilities for and expertise in maintaining colonies of large animals, coordinating educational opportunities, and conducting community outreach in support of the UAF mission.

Last updated: Dec 10, 2013

Summer Tours

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  • 2014 Spring Open House
    Saturday 31 May 2014
    Noon – 4 PM

    2014 Tour Schedule


    Days: Tues-Sat, Jun 3- Aug 30
    Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Tours: 3 x day 10 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.
    Tour Length: 45-60 min.
    Cost: $10/adults, $9 military and seniors (>65), $6 students, 6 and under free
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