White Mountain is located along the Fish River, on the Seward Peninsula in Alaska 60 miles east of Nome. The town grew during the gold rush of 1900 and the population was 203 in the 2000 census. It is small, as are most towns in Arctic Alaska. People visiting say this is one of the most beautiful villages in Alaska. It is the only Bering Strait village located inland and is located along the famous Iditarod Trail and included in both the northern and southern routes.
Bering Land Bridge National Preserve A remnant of the land bridge that connected Asia with North America more than 13,000 years ago. Fly out to Serpentine Hot Springs and spend a few nights in the bunkhouse while you hike among the huge granite tors which encircle the springs, sightsee, fish, and relax in the warmth of the hot springs.