If there's something you're interested in that is not listed here, please ask. Anything is possible, and local Alaskans are always willing to help.
Local, experienced builders are available for hire. They can:
Perform building site prep including clearing land and establishing driveways.
Build cabins, houses, hangers, and other buildings as needed, finishing all wiring, plumbing, paint, and fixture installation.
Drill wells and put in septic systems. (All wells so far in Airpark are 50 to 60 feet with excellent water.)
There are also local skilled mechanics for hire. They can:
Establish and repair generators, fix four-wheelers, boat engines and hulls, etc.
Local barging services are an excellent choice for hauling large loads, and run at much lower rates than air freight from Anchorage. Local barges haul building supplies, vehicles, fuel... almost anything up to 10 tons.
There are several freelance fishing guides in the area that can be hired.
Bentalit Lodge offers:
Racquetball in their regulation-size court.
First Class Lodging facilities.
Community airplane parking area with tiedowns.
Two accessible docks on Swan Lake.
Mail year-round at the Skwentna Post Office, 11 miles upriver.
Reliable phone and high-speed internet can both be achieved via Satellite.
Dish Network is also receivable