Bering Air operates regular flights to the village of Savoonga.
Location: On the northern coast of St. Lawrence Island in the Bering Sea, 164 miles west of Nome.
Climate:Sub arctic climate with some inland influences during the winter. Summer temperatures range from 40 to 51 degrees F. Winter temperatures range from -7 to 11 degrees. Temperatures below -20 degrees F are unusual, though the island is subject to a prevailing winds of 12 to 23 miles per hour.
Visitor Facilities: Visitors can stay at the City Hall with prior arrangements. There is a kitchen and showers available at this building. There are two local stores, The Savoonga Native Store is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and the Savoonga Gift and Snack Shop is open from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Contact: City of Savoonga, P.O. Box 40, Savoonga, AK, 99769. (907)984-6614
Village Agent: Melanie Akeya 907-984-6314 (M-F)
Hiram Kiyuklook (907)984-6088 (Sat-Sun)
For reservations, call (907)443-5464 or 1-800-478-5422