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Address: AK
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Recreational river that flows through Denali National Park.

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Canyon Run Whitewater Rafting in Denali National Park
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Beautiful, wonderful and full of life - not to be missed!

My wife and I followed the Nenana River on our train journey between Fairbanks and Denali during our escorted ‘Natural Wonders of Alaska’ tour with Titan Travel. This glacial... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 September 2016
Rhys J
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Llanbedr, United Kingdom
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Llanbedr, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

My wife and I followed the Nenana River on our train journey between Fairbanks and Denali during our escorted ‘Natural Wonders of Alaska’ tour with Titan Travel. This glacial river, approximately 140 miles (230 km) long, is a tributary of the Tanana River in central Alaska. Our journey on the Wilderness Express followed the upper reaches of the river along... More 

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Juneau, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015

We visited the Nenana River in the fall before the ice had settled in. Lots of beautiful fall colors around.

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Longwood
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

I'm 63 and had never rafted before, but my wife talked me into the 4 hour, 23 mile Nenana River excursion by Denali Outdoors. Our guide, Chad, was friendly and very knowledgeable about the area and the river. We hit Denali in mid July, and it was unusually warm and dry. Nevertheless, I stuck chemical heat packs on the arms... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014

There were two trips 1&2 or 3&4 whitewater. We did the former having never done this before and we loved it. We just sat and enjoyed the beautiful scenery, got thoroughly wet and had a great laugh while someone else was doing all the paddling! If you want to take photos then you must take a waterproof camera as there... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2013 via mobile

Pleasant but not worth the -11/2 drive to it. Had just got off very Long bus ride and then had to take another back to get the boat ride

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2013

The tour was through Princess Cruise line entitled Scenic Wilderness Run. $218 and was not worth it At All. We left hotel at 7 am in the. Cold and rain, Aug 28,2013. Putting on wet suit was painful, wading out to raft was freezing and the float trip of 11 miles was the most miserable time of my life. Not... More 

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Vinalhaven, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2013

I had a river rafting experience today with Denali Outdoor Center. We went on the Nenana River. It was wonderful! The gear was first rate (their dry suits cost $900) and, except for my hands and face, never got wet. Yes, the water is 38 degrees, but one warms up paddling (there are two tours, one where you just hold... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2011

Would Go Again. and next time would wear extra layers especially socks, feet got too cold. The vistas and landscape are magnificent! Guides were fun...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2011

While on a Holland America Cruise/Tour we stopped in Denail Park, Alaska and signed up to go rafting on the Class III and Class IV rapids on the Nenana river. The trip left from the hotel complex where we were staying and, in a word, it was fantastic. We chose to do the paddling version as opposed to the coasting... More 

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