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Did you know...that Talkeetna is one of the BEST places to take in views of Mt. McKinley?

Located at the junction of the Talkeetna, Chulitna, and Susitna Rivers, it is fitting that Talkeetna is an Indian word meaning "where the rivers join" or "plentiful river". This town, 120 miles north of Anchorage, serves as the jumping off point for climbers attempting to scale Mt. McKinley.

With Talkeetna’s close proximity to North America’s largest peak, flightseeing tours are a popular choice for visitors to this quaint town. Fishing, river rafting, boating, and dog mushing are other enjoyable visitor activities.

Activities in Talkeetna:

Flightseeing Mt. McKinley, Wilderness Jetboat Tours, Fly Fishing, Kayaking or Canoeing, River Float Trips, Hiking, Jeep Safari's.

Talkeetna River Float Departure Days Starting At

The magnificent Talkeetna River, “the river of plenty,” features glacially fed, flat water, swift and cold, yet calming and serene. Learn More »

Talkeetna $79
Talkeetna Lakes Hike Departure Days Starting At

Explore Talkeetna's best trail with a great naturalist guide. Learn More »

Talkeetna 1 $59
Canopy Adventure Zipline Departure Days Starting At

Ride the farthest north canopy zipline tour! Learn More »

Talkeetna 1 $149
Denali Day Hiking Departure Days Starting At

Board a floatplane for one of the most scenic flights on earth combined with the most exclusive wilderness hike in Alaska! Learn More »

Talkeetna $495
Devil's Canyon Adventure Departure Days Starting At

A high adventure jetboat tour through Denali State Park -- travel into the National Wild River Park of "Devil's Gorge!" Learn More »

Talkeetna 1 $175
Denali Grand Flightseeing Tour Departure Days Starting At

This flightseeing adventure will take you completely around Mt. McKinley with the unique opportunity to land on a glacier! Learn More »

Talkeetna 1 $335
Denali Flyer Tour Departure Days Starting At

This flight explores the south of Denali Park and you to the western end of Denali National Park and Preserve. Learn More »

Talkeetna 1 $285