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Denali National Park and Preserve, AK
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beautiful to behold

this ride on the bus to the end of the road was so wonderful. the driver was so knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dashLosAngeles
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los angeles
Go the Distance for the full Denali Experience

We rode the Katishna Roadhouse bus the full extent of the park road and were treated to a vast... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
ljtraveler_11
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Lake Jackson, Texas
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Scenic 90-mile roadway that winds through Alaska's Denali National Park.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dall sheep” (183 reviews)
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Denali National Park and Preserve, AK
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this ride on the bus to the end of the road was so wonderful. the driver was so knowledgeable and informative. we so so many animals, dahl sheep, mother bear and two cubs, moose in a pond, wolves from a distance. so many interesting birds...More

Thank dashLosAngeles
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We rode the Katishna Roadhouse bus the full extent of the park road and were treated to a vast array of wildlife, views,and weather conditions - including hail! With that said, the majority of the trip provided wonderful views and lots of photo opportunities. Our...More

Thank ljtraveler_11
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I went on the park bus and we stopped at Polychrome Pass and got out. There are no words to describe the beauty of this vista. A gentle breeze was all one could hear and all else quiet. I felt on the edge of heaven...More

Thank ginny718
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Okay, yes the park is empty, but you get to drive your car up to mile 30 which by the way is an unpaved road past mile 14. I thought was neat to drive because I could take pictures and stop at the places I...More

Thank GitaK0099
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We were dubious about going into Denali but we thought we better. Up till this point our weather had been very bad - raining every day and low visability. On the day miracuouly it cleared. We DID see the mountain so felt very happy about...More

Thank Terry F
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The drive from the train into the park is outstanding, you will want to stop frequently. Stay in the park so you have lots of time to view all.

Thank jettag1950
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We went for the Kantishna experience and are so glad we did! We saw the beautiful fall colors of the park along with excellent views of Denali! We also saw some great wildlife consisting of various birds, snowshoe hare, moose, caribou, grizzlies, but no wolves...More

Thank Madeleine R
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We took the school bus all the way in to the Lodge on September 11th. This was the last day this tour was offered and the last day the Lodge was open. Anna was our guide and she was awesome! We saw tons of wildlife!...More

1  Thank Billie K
Reviewed 21 September 2017

The park road tour is the only way to see the interior of Denali since private vehicles are limited to go as far as mile 16 (Savage River). The bus stays on the road n and moves a relatively low speed permitting spotting of the...More

3  Thank derbunker
Reviewed 21 September 2017

It may be a school bus but the ride is worth it. You may get to be part of the lucky 30% who actually get to see Denali and its amazing size. Along the way you're apt to see moose and maybe a bear; definitely...More

Thank CarolOrlando
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Sean R
31 May 2017|
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Response from Louie M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It'll be about 4 hours one way but there are rest stops during the way. Pack more food than you think and bring water.
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bbellamy2016
17 February 2017|
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Response from showmeadeal | Reviewed this property |
Shuttle replaces tour. My shuttle driver was awesome. Gave narration, although they are not required to talk I think most do. Also stopped to let us take pictures. After my research it seemed like you were getting the same... More
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susanshewmaker
8 September 2016|
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Response from brw115 | Reviewed this property |
There is definitely a fee - depending on how far you are going anywhere from 25- 50 dollars if I recall correctly. I would to the Denali National Park website (NPS) and click on reservations and they can give you exact... More
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