Population 96. One of the checkpoints for the annual Yukon Quest dogsled race, Circle Alaska is located along the mighty Yukon River. This small town has an airport, museum, and The Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve, where there are some free, public-use cabins...The Twelvemile Summit Wayside, part of the Pinnell Mountain National Recreation Trail. This 3.1 mile trail is often used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching.The Chatanika Gold Camp. This historic gold mining camp is a unique destination for travellers who are seeking historic landmarks in Alaska.Steese Highway and Elliott Highway junction.Population 31,644. The largest city in Alaska. Full amenities.