Contributors & Sponsors
Thanks to the following organizations and businesses for their contributions and ongoing support of our project.
Friends of Bus 142 formed as a direct response to the outpouring of concern about
the future of the bus after its removal from the Stampede Trail. They are dedicated
to that global Into the Wild community, with the blessing & support of many well known
figures from the book, film & music projects.
Find a history of Bus 142 and an interactive community at the Friends of Bus 142 homepage.
Bus 142 preservation is supported by the Arctic Infrastructure Development Center (AIDC) at the Institute of Northern Engineering (INE), which are providing workspace in the ConocoPhillips Alaska High Bay Structural Testing Lab at the Engineering Learning and Innovation Facility (ELIF Building) on the UAF campus.Learn More
Carlile Transportation is the premier Alaska-based transportation and supply chain partner. Carlile was established in 1980 to service Alaska’s retail, oil and gas, mining, construction, and commercial fishing industries. As a premium provider of sea, road, and air freighting services with multiple locations both in Alaska and beyond, Carlile provides customers with swift market access and immediate access to Alaska’s full range of products.Learn More
For over 80 years, Kendall has been giving back hundreds of thousands of dollars to local charities and organizations that support families, children and education. Through the Kendall Cares program, they donate and invest in the communities they serve by supporting a variety of causes like youth development and health care for the underserved.Learn More