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For 13 years, Alaska Nature Guides has been providing guided hiking, nature walks, heli-hikes, birding, photography, backpacking, educational programs, and custom private trips in Denali State Park & Talkeetna, Alaska. Our naturalist guides are...more
22267 S Hancock Street, Talkeetna, AK 99676
+1 907-733-1237
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very nice evening hike around the lakes. It's an easy hike with little elevation changes. The trail is at least 2 people wide most places. The views of the lake were awesome. With no surface motion, the lake was a mirror image...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2018

Annie thru Alaska Nature Guides was engaging, ever so friendly, engaging each of the dozen or so on our hike at different times. She led a great hike in the evning up Curry Ridge with unrivaled views, including a bull moose resting in the meadow...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Our guide, Malia, was very knowledgeable about many things on our walk from wildlife & plants to history of the location and people who’ve touched it. The lake is beautiful and the hike was exactly what we needed at the end of our two weeks...More

Thank Barkingkel
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Our trip to Denali was filled with sunshine and clear views in every direction. There were just two of us on the hike, so we received an extremely personalized hike with Malia, a very knowledgeable guide and engaging conversationlist who was eager to share her...More

Thank HomeinOregon74
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

We hiked with other Princess Cruise guests and Catherine was our guide. She was very enthusiastic, knowledgeable and kind and she had arranged the hike in a very organized and considerable way. We enjoyed her explanation about the flower and plants. We also loved the...More

Thank Bobo631
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

We hiked in July 2018 with Malia. We had 14 year old, 11 year old and 2 adults. She was awesome. Our hike was 5 hours and she was entertaining, educational and a pleasure to talk with. Totally recommend.

Thank spraete
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I hiked with about a dozen others and had the best guide!! Her name is Annie and she really took care of us!! It was a 4hour evening hike up a winding mountain trail. We saw amazing views as we hiked. Near...More

Thank Therese M
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

The tour we took was organized by Princess Cruises but subcontracted to Alaska Nature Guides. Our guide was Malia, a very knowledgeable person who knew all things related to flair and fauna. It was raining when the tour began and I did not have proper...More

Thank George G
Reviewed July 7, 2018

We took this hike through Princess Tours and Mt. McKinley Lodge. Our naturalist guide was amazing and very knowledgeable and we definitely learned a lot about plants and ecosystem in this area. But our hike on 5/31/18 was on the Troublesome Creek Trail and it...More

Thank cindi m
Howard C, Owner at Alaska Nature Guides, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Hi Cindi, Thanks very much for your review, and we're delighted that you liked your guide so much. Even though it was a sunny day, weather was the reason your hike was not on the trail to the high country where we normally go. We...More

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

We had a great 6 mile hike up and down the Curry Ridge Trail. Our guide, Malia was extremely knowledgeable about all aspects of wildlife and plant life in Alaska. She was enthsiaistic and energetic! There were great views along the trail. The was water...More

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