Birchwood Homes was designed to adapt itself to the unique environment of Fairbanks, Alaska. Large, open, landscaped grounds and outdoor recreational facilities enable you to take advantage of the long sunlit days of the summer months. There are 17 tot lots, an extensive jogging path, basketball courts, two tennis courts and a recreational vehicle storage area. The streets, buildings and even the interiors are laid out to fully utilize the sunlight. Home interiors are designed with play spaces for children and flexible living/dining areas to accommodate your greater indoor needs during the winter months. Street layout prevents through traffic a safety feature for your children, and there are basketball hoops and benches at the end of many vehicle turnarounds. School bus stops are located conveniently throughout the community with immediate pedestrian access to Tanana Junior High School and Nordale Elementary School. Birchwood Homes is located minutes from major shopping destinations.