AirRussia.US: Direct Flights between Alaska and The Russian Far East
Life on an Adventure Expedition in 
I nterview with Expedition Guide Phil de Berger 

Secret Compass is an expedition and adventure travel company operating in the world's wildest places. They run high-risk and extreme projects for brands, TV & film. Expedition leader Phil de Berger who has run Kamchatka trips for several years, discusses his personal journey in adventure travel and life on expedition in Kamchatka. 

Q: Tell our readers a little bit about yourself and Secret Compass. Why did you decide to pursue a career in the adventure travel industry? Read full interview... 

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Finding Your Way at The Airport: Anchorage and Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Traveling to Russia from Alaska? Check this article to navigate your way around the terminals in the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport and Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky airport.  Read more...
Kamchatka Tours
Kamchatka Tours: Trek, fish, kayak, stay! 
Many trips are synchronized with Yakutia Airlines' summer service!  

  • 56th Parallel, a premium adventure travel company, offers tours of a lifetime in Kamchatka. Trekking volcanoes of Kamchatka: Jul. 31 - Aug. 13, 2018. Hike up some of Kamchatka's active volcanoes, visit ice caves, meet native people and enjoy the rich wildlife on a 14-day tour. 
  • Kamchatintour, the premier ground operator for foreign groups visiting Kamchatka since 1990, offers Amazing Kamchatka, a one-week trip to experience Kamchatka's primordial landscape, unique wildlife, native cultures and hospitality. Weekly departures from Anchorage, July 16-Aug 27, 2018.
  • Explore Kamchatka is an adventure travel company and a guest house, run by Martha Madsen, the only Alaskan on the Kamchatka Peninsula. 
  • Red Rivers Tour Company offers a variety of rafting, boating, fishing, mountain climbing and hiking trips in Kamchatka. Both day trips and multi-day itineraries are available. 
  • RussiaDiscovery, an adventure tour operator in Russia working with tourists from around the world for more than 12 years, offers multiple tours to explore Kamchatka. Majestic mountains and wildlife, active volcanoes and geysers - learn firsthand how amazing Kamchatka is! 
  • Secret Compass is an expedition and adventure travel company operating in the world's wildest places. Expedition to Kamchatka: 18 Aug - 01 Sep 2019. Take on an unforgettable challenge as you trek the epic land of fire and ice.

For a more detailed list of tour operators offering tours in Kamchatka and the Russian Far East, visit


Trailer KAMCHATKA BEARS. LIFE BEGINS. Russia, 2018, 52 min
Trailer KAMCHATKA BEARS. LIFE BEGINS. Russia, 2018, 52 min

New Documentary: Kamchatka Bears. Life Begins. (2018). 

The LESFILM production team headed to Kamchatka and spent seven months observing and filming the newborn bear cubs' daily life, unveiling unique secrets of their daily lives. Read more...

Photo credit: Sergey Krasnoschekov
Explore Russia's Ultimate Wilderness Destinations: Kamchatka and Yakutia 

Direct non-stop flights on Yakutia Airlines from Anchorage, Alaska

This year, Russian air carrier Yakutia Airlines marks the 7th year of its Alaska - Russian Far East Air Service, offering direct service between Anchorage, Alaska and Yakutsk, Russia. The route to Yakutsk operates via established destination Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky on Russia's Kamchatka peninsula. Tickets are now on sale through the InterPacific Aviation and Marketing web portal, AirRussia.US, most professional travel agents, and ticketing outlets across Russia. 

The flights will operate on Mondays, July 16 to September 3, 2018 utilizing Boeing 737-800 aircraft. Read more...
Photo credit: Slava Stepanov
23rd Annual Meeting Russian American Pacific Partnership (RAPP): Anchorage, July 25-26, 2018

The leading US-Russian bilateral meeting between businesses, regional and federal governments in a working meeting improving trans-Pacific relations and expanding economic opportunity. Topics for 2018 RAPP to include: Energy and power transmission, Arctic marine transportation, general aviation, and indigenous peoples' affairs. 

Small aircraft aviation will be a major topic of discussion at this year's RAPP meeting. Russia's Eastern regions see general aviation as critical to their economic development and will be sending delegates to discuss opportunities for mutual cooperation with their Alaskan counterparts.  Click here for details .  
Photo credit: Slava Stepanov
Transit Through Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Arriving in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky and planning to take a transfer flight? Find accommodation in and around Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky International Airport. Read more...

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