Frequently Asked Questions About Nome
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Will my cell phone work in Nome?
GCI – AT&T – ACS – Singular – Cellular One – Verizon – MTA – Sprint – Cooper Valley Wireless
Are ATM’s available in Nome?
Wells Fargo – Credit Union 1 – Alaska Commercial Co. – Nome Trading – Nome Grocery & Liquor – Bonanza Express – Breakers Bar – Anchor Tavern – Polaris bar
When does the sea ice melt in the spring?
When do the roads open?
How should we dress?
In the winter, the extreme cold of the arctic winter can be extremely dangerous with wind chill plummeting temperatures to as cold as -60. It is important to have the proper cold weather gear when planning a trip to Nome: a warm jacket, hat, gloves, scarf, snow or ski pants, warm socks, & very warm boots are all basic gear to bring with you. If you are planning a trip into the country, do research on the proper gear to obtain before you travel.
Do you have Medical services?
There are also a few private practices in Nome:
The Nome Dental clinic (907) 443-2055 and Natural Health Chiropractic (907) 443-7477
Can I get my hair done in Nome?
Arctic Hair -201 W. 5th – (907) 443-8088
Betty Ann’s Beauty Salon – 508 West Second Ave – (907) 443-2044
Golden Scissors – 3rd & N Street – (907) 443-2020
Hair by Stephanie – 221 Front Street – (907) 443-5087
Rave’n Cuts – 305 W. 4th Ave – (907) 443-8000