Bering Air operates regular passenger and cargo flights to the village of Shaktoolik.
Population: 232 (2002)
Location:Shaktoolik is located on Norton Sound at the mouth of the Shaktoolik River, 100 miles southeast of Nome and 435 miles northwest of Anchorage.
Climate:Subarctic with considerable maritime influences. Winters are cold and dry. Summer temperatures average 47 to 52 degrees F and winter temperatures average -4 to 11 degrees F.
Visitor Facilities: There are two stores, the ANICA Store and Shaktoolik Corporation Store. There is a washeteria in town. Lodging is available at the Sunny Polarbear Lane B&B (907)955-2487.
Contact: City of Shaktoolik (907)955-3441
Village Agent: Amanda Paniptchuk (907)956-1031
For reservations, call (907)443-5464 or 1-800-478-5422