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Denali Horseback Tours

#23 of 29 Outdoor Activities in Denali National Park and Preserve Features Animals
Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99743
+1 907-322-3886
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Best attraction in Denali

Our family spent the afternoon with Ivana and Kara riding. It was an amazing experience. We have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pawatson5
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Texas
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Safe, Authentic Riding Experience

We've visited the Denali area from California four times now and riding with Denali Horseback Tours... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kim G
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Rancho Santa Margarita, California, United States
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Denali Horseback Tours is a small, locally owned and operated business based in Healy, Alaska, just few minutes from Denali National Park entrance. We live here year-round and would like to share our Alaskan lifestyle with you! Come ride with us, the closest horseback outfitter to Denali, into some of the most spectacular backcountry in the world, under the midnight sun of Alaska’s north!
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99743
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family spent the afternoon with Ivana and Kara riding. It was an amazing experience. We have a child with special needs and Ivana actually walked his horse so he could ride safely and enjoy the experience too. We did all the top rated attractions...More

Thank pawatson5
IvanaDHT, Owner at Denali Horseback Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was our pleasure to share our backyard and horses with you :-) Thank you for your feedback! Ivana

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've visited the Denali area from California four times now and riding with Denali Horseback Tours is hands-down the one activity my husband and I will do over and over again. Kara is a warm, confident, educated guide who gives the most authentic experience. The...More

Thank Kim G
IvanaDHT, Owner at Denali Horseback Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback Kim! I'm so happy to hear that you had a great time riding with Kara :-) Ivana

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kara was an amazing tour guide! She was knowledgeable and I loved every minute of our tour. The horses are beautiful!! Great tour and great way to see some of the Alaskan landscape.

1  Thank Rachel L
IvanaDHT, Owner at Denali Horseback Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words Rachel. I'm happy to hear that you had a great experience! Ivana

Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Kara is an outstanding and knowledgeable guide! The horses have great personality and the ride was fun. The views are stunning! We took the 2 hour trip and it was perfect with our two teenagers. I absolutely recommend this tour!

1  Thank Samantha T
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Ivana is the owner of Denali Horseback Tours! She was patient, gave everyone the horse that suited their ability! She has the best backyard every!!!! Thank you for sharing it with us! Best experience, you cant go wrong with this!!!!!~

1  Thank Karoon007
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I don't know what else you could ask for--riding horses through the Alaskan wilderness was fantastic. This felt much more like an authentic excursion than the bus rides and all the other things available. I felt like I connected with Alaska in a more natural...More

Thank dab1977728
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Sam was an excellent guide for myself and a second rider. We went from aspen forests to dry creek beds in the area just outside Denali, and saw amazing scenery during our four hour ride.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 16 August 2016

This horseback tour does not literally take place in Denali National Park, but on some public ground near Healy, AK. This property is also used by several other tour operators of the ATV variety and their trails are very evident. Fortunately, we didn't see any...More

Thank blayf
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Highly recommend. Ivana, the owner, was sweet and personable. Sam, our guide, was fun, informative, and attentive. The horses are beautiful and I was very comfortable riding Tough for two hours through the back country, even though I've only ridden once or twice before. This...More

Thank meganwarzecha
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great time today with Sam our trail boss. Horses were good and gentle. The scenery was fantastic. Great photo opportunities. Recomend

Thank Danba4
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Teri H
24 June 2016|
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Response from IvanaDHT | Property representative |
I'm sorry I'm confused. Did you have a reservation or would you like to make one? Once you have a reservation I'm happy to give you specific directions. Ivana
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charli133
12 April 2016|
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Response from IvanaDHT | Property representative |
Hello from Alaska! The 2 hour tour is $160 per person. I've been able to keep the same rates last few years, but please be aware that the prices are subject to change. For more info visit my website denalihorsebacktours... More
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Dawne A
20 March 2015|
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Response from IvanaDHT | Property representative |
Hello from Alaska Dawne, I don't offer pack trips on horses so there is no need for camping equipment. All the necessary tack is provided as well as saddle bags, helmets and gloves if you wish to wear them. You can find... More
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