Coldfoot is a truck stop on the Dalton Highway from Fairbanks to Prudhoe Bay (Deadhorse), the world's northernmost truck stop. The town was originally a gold rush mining camp called Slate Creek, on the Middle Fork of the Koyukuk River near the mouth of Slate Creek.

Coldfoot Camp is a converted Trans-Alaska Pipeline construction camp quarters.

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Aerial view

Coldfoot approach to Coldfoot aerial view

Airport; the 4000' runway is now paved instead of gravel.

Coldfoot Airport Piper Navajo at Coldfoot Coldfoot Airport pipeline right next to runway Coyote Air


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Last modified 15 September 2016