How to find Cleary Summit: Drive on the Steese Hwy north out of Fairbanks. When you get to Fox, at the weigh station, turn right. That is still the Steese Hwy! It passes Pedro Monument, NOAA, starts to go uphill, and then passes the road to Ft Knox Gold Mine. Before the road starts to go downhill, that is Cleary Summit. On your GPS search for Fish Creek Rd, Fairbanks. Here is a photo of the area where you might want to park to enjoy the unobstructed view of the aurora. Please be courteous of others and turn off your lights.
The aurora can be seen in the Fairbanks areas. It is faint, but high in the sky. Brighter on the horizon. Get away from city lights to view its beauty. Kp 2. Time: 12:20am