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Fly Denali

Mile 224. 4 Parks Highway, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
+1 907-683-2359
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Awesome

I had high expectations but this trip went above all that . I would describe it as getting up close... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Mark J
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Evansville, Indiana
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A must do

Very high on my bucket list was to see and hike a bit on a glacier. I picked fly denali based on... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
fall987
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Sewell, New Jersey
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Fly Denali offers one of the world's most unique and breathtaking experiences - a landing on one of Denali's glaciers! (formerly Mt. McKinley) The flight features nearly two hours of air time over Denali National Park and approximately thirty minutes on the glacier. You'll see all Denali National Park has to offer: taiga forest, alpine tundra, deep gorges, countless mountain peaks and glacial features. This is truly a once in a life time adventure! Our De Havilland Turbine Beaver airplanes have window seats and interactive headsets for all. Fly Denali provides complimentary shuttle service within the Denali National Park area. Fly Denali operates from the Healy River State Airport from May 10th to September 15th and is available year-round for charters or contract work. Fly Denali is a authorized Denali National Park Concessionaire. Safety is our primary concern!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Mile 224. 4 Parks Highway, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I had high expectations but this trip went above all that . I would describe it as getting up close and personal with the mountains. It is pricey but worth every penny. Staff and pilots were great. I will add the day we went the...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Very high on my bucket list was to see and hike a bit on a glacier. I picked fly denali based on reviews of other trip advisors. We were staying a few minutes away from the denali park entrance at a princess lodge. Fly denali...More

Thank fall987
Reviewed 25 September 2017

When we checked in they said the the glacier landing was cancelled because of thick fresh snow, they should have notified us earlier so we didn't waste time making a trip there.

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Not sure what to expect but the trip was well worth it. The staff in the office was polite and professional. Our pilot was very knowledgeable about the areas pointing out all the note worthy locations. The Turbo Beaver was smooth as silk in the...More

Thank Captnslow
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This wss easily the highlight of our trip to Alaska. Great day, great pilot, friendly staff and the most spectacular views we have seen. The flight to, landing on and takeoff from the glacieir were fantastic. Also, we were lucky enough to get great view...More

Thank Russ72711
Reviewed 15 September 2017

something you have to do while your there. 1 1/2 hr ride to Denali Mt. Up close and personal. great explanation of what your seeing. Had a glacier landing planned but it was to foggy. Great picture tak'n !!

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Flying from Denali to a glacier was a highlight of our trip. The views were spectacular/breathtaking. Landing and walking around fun, fun, fun. Absolutely worth the cost. Highly recommend. We reserved thru our Holland America tour. We had beautiful weather, blue skies and were very...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This was an outstanding opportunity and worth EVERY PENNY. I was skeptical for a long time when my husband booked it, because of the cost. But the staff, pilot and experience was outstanding. One of the coolest things I have ever seen and highly unique....More

Thank Kim K
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Everyone in the office was so personable! I was really afraid to fly in a small aircraft, but our pilot, Jordan, was the best! His flight, including landings and takeoffs, was so smooth and enjoyable! He explained everything we were seeing and made the flight...More

Thank arecordplayer
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Wow, wow, wow. I cannot find the words to describe how amazing this experience truly is. Jordan was our pilot. He was knowledgeable, experienced, engaging and fun. The weather did not permit for our glacier landing, which was a slight bummer. They refunded us a...More

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David S
11 September 2017|
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Response from flydenali | Property representative |
Hello Scott, Sure, we will be flying on the 12th, weather permitting. Please call our office at 907.683.2359 after 7am to check availability and weather.
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Marieva F
30 July 2017|
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Response from flydenali | Property representative |
Temperature on the glacier varies, it's coolest during the morning flight and usually warmest during the afternoon flights. The normal range during early August is -2 to 10 Celsius. Although it could be a b
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msterryc
27 June 2017|
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Response from flydenali | Property representative |
Sorry for the delayed response! We hope you were able to fly with us while you were in the area. For the 2017 season we charge $524 per adult and $393 per child 9 & under, under 100 lbs. Our flight times are 8:30 am... More
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