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Denali View Raft Adventures

22831 South Talkeetna Spur, Talkeetna, AK 99676
+1 907-957-1391
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Family owned and operated rafting company in Talkeetna.
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  • Average7%
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22831 South Talkeetna Spur, Talkeetna, AK 99676
+1 907-957-1391
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First..it is important to check out their website, as all of the trips they provide are not available through this site. Heather was great in helping us plan our train ride/raft trip. The train ride was a short ride to the river.We had a beautiful...More

Thank alsace1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were so impressed by Denali view! Everyone we meet was friendly and helpful! The ride was a very easy float totally acceptable for children. Didn't see any animals, but it was gorgeous anyways!

Thank Kaylaswanderlust7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of 8, friends and family, easily secured our trip with Heather over the phone and using email We chose the Rail and Rafting tour- Railroad to Chase, AK, then rafting down the Little Susitna river. The process was low key, stress free and...More

Thank J-Lynn16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From start to finish, it was great! Corbin and Reese picked us up at the Lodge and took us directly to the launch site. Both guys were friendly and "cool". We were fitted with boots and life preservers. We got the safety speech and we...More

Thank Bethann S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the combination train ride and raft trip! Walter--the train conductor--actually wears the pinstriped bibs and "conductor hat." He was interesting. And James--our raft guide--was truly a delight. He was professional, so informative about Denali, Talkeetna, and shared some of his own interesting story....More

Thank dawnc1967
Reviewed 17 July 2017

If you are visiting Talkeetna, you have to check out Denali Raft View Adventures! This is by far the best activity or tour you can do in Talkeetna. This is a locally owned small business with excellent service. The staff made us feel welcome. Many...More

Thank PhilAK
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The short train ride to the launch spot was fun. As this was our first float on a glacial river, we enjoyed the unique sound of tumbling rocks and the milky color of the silty water. Lunch on a gravel bar was delicious and our...More

Thank Northcoast_Flyer
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Very relaxing river float on a perfect day. Great scenery and our river guide Todd was incredibly knowledgeable about the area, animals, and plants. It was a wonderful afternoon tour to take a break from a busy trip.

Thank newton908
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Very pleasant staff. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the area, history, natural features and special sightings. He knew of a place where eagles were feeding and we found a juvenile. Sorry I can't remember my guides name but he was great at keeping the...More

Thank dkfrrf
Reviewed 21 June 2017

No rapids, just a quiet trip down the river. A great chance to encounter some of the local wildlife.

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17 January 2016|
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Response from Akwoodsprite |
The Train ride is approximately 30 minutes, great view in the domecar. You get dropped off within, 50ft of the river. The guides have to unload the Train and pump up the rafts so there is a little downtime. The hill is... More