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Alaskan Culture Tours is a Study Group Tour
that experinces past and present Cultures
of Alaska both Native and Non-Native.

NATIVE CULTURE SHOW

 

As part of Alaska Northern Lights Tour a Native Culture Show is presented in the evening at Chandalar Ranch with live Indian Hoop Dancing and a presentation about the many diverse Native Cultures in Alaska. The presentation include videos produced by the presenter Ben Boyd who has a Masters Degree in Cultural Documentation / Video Production from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

 

YOUR GUIDE, "Brother to the Wolf" (Ben Boyd) is an Alaska Mountain Man who has lived a Traditional Native Way of Life in the remote Athabascan Indian Villages of Alaska. He made his living hunting, fishing, trapping and his only transportation was a sled dog team. He has been an Indian Hoop Dancer since the age of six and now at age 68 is one of the oldest performing Hoop Dancers in the World. He will not only be your Guide for Aurora viewing but also persent a Native Culture Show. Below is a video of the dance that he will perform live for you.

 

Indian Country Today Media Network Article
about Ben Boyd's Hoop Dance

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