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McKinley Experience Tour from Talkeetna
This magnificent bush plane flight takes you within six miles of Mt. McKinley's 20,320' summit. As your flight departs Talkeetna, you begin to see how the last ice age has shaped the land. Moments later you enter a world of rugged high mountain peaks and wide glacier filled valleys. Listen as your pilot describes the natural wonders of Denali National Park. See the Sheldon Amphitheater, beautiful Ruth Glacier, and the Great Gorge (the world's deepest - almost 2 miles from top to bottom). Everyone has a window seat! Tour includes: Transfers from most Talkeetna area hotels.

NOTE: A 3-person minimum is required for the tour to operate.

Required at time of booking: Passenger weights and hotel information in Talkeetna if transfer is required.

Season: Daily departures Jan 1, 2014 - March 31, 2015 (No departure on Jan 1, Nov 27 and Dec 25)
Departure Time: Morning/Afternoon
Duration: 1 hour

Price:
 USD 213 (2014) / 218 (2015) per person

McKinley Experience with Glacier Landing Tour from Talkeetna
This magnificent ski- plane tour takes you within six miles of Mt. McKinley's 20,320' summit. As your flight departs Talkeetna, you begin to see how the last ice age has shaped the land. Moments later you enter a world of rugged high mountain peaks and wide glacier filled valleys. Listen as your pilot describes the natural wonders of Denali National Park. See the Sheldon Amphitheater, beautiful Ruth Glacier, and the Great Gorge (the world's deepest - almost 2 miles from top to bottom). The highlight of your flight is a glacier landing, which gives you approximately 20 minutes to experience the ancient ice and majestic mountain up close. Everyone has a window seat!

NOTE: Flights with glacier landings are subject to a $10 National Park fee per person, to be paid at time of departure in Talkeetna.  A 2-person minimum is required for the tour to operate.

Required at time of booking: Passenger weights.

Season: Daily departures April 20 - August 31, 2014 (Subject to weather and snow/ice conditions)
Departure Time: Morning/Afternoon
Duration: 1.5 hours

Price:
 USD 302 per person

McKinley Flyer Tour from Talkeetna
This bush plane flight is an extended version of the McKinley Experience Tour. In addition to that route, you will fly to the remote western end of Denali National Park. Explore the south side of Mt. McKinley (20,320 feet), Mt. Foraker (17,400 feet) and Mt. Hunter (14,573 feet). Fly over the winding Kahiltna Glacier, the longest glacier in Denali National Park (45 miles long and 3 miles wide), and on to the climber's Base Camp located at 7,200 feet. Spot climbers as they traverse the glacier and make their way to the West Buttress (a popular climbing route). Tour includes: Transfers from most Talkeetna area hotels.

NOTE: A 3-person minimum is required for the tour to operate.

Required at time of booking: Passenger weights and hotel information in Talkeetna if transfer is required.

Season: Daily departures Jan 1, 2014 - March 31, 2015 (No departure on Jan 1, Nov 27 and Dec 25)
Departure Time: Morning/Afternoon
Duration: 1.25 hours

Price:
 USD 276 (2014) / 286 (2015) per person

McKinley Flyer with Glacier Landing Tour from Talkeetna
This ski-plane flight is an extended version of the McKinley Experience Tour. In addition to that route, you will fly to the remote western end of Denali National Park. Explore the south side of Mt. McKinley (20,320 feet), Mt. Foraker (17,400 feet) and Mt. Hunter (14,573 feet). Fly over the winding Kahiltna Glacier, the longest glacier in Denali National Park (45 miles long and 3 miles wide), and on to the climber's Base Camp located at 7,200 feet. Spot climbers as they traverse the glacier and make their way to the West Buttress (a popular climbing route). The highlight of your flight is a glacier landing, which gives you approximately 20 minutes to experience the ancient ice and majestic mountain up close.  Tour includes: Transfers from most Talkeetna area hotels.

NOTE: Flights with glacier landings are subject to a $10 National Park fee per person, to be paid at time of departure in Talkeetna.  A 2-person minimim is required for this tour to operate.

Required at time of booking: Passenger weights and hotel information in Talkeetna if transfer is required.

Season: Daily departures approx. April 20 - August 31, 2014 (Subject to weather and snow/ice conditions)
Departure Time: Morning/Afternoon
Duration: 1.75 hours

Price:
 USD 364 per person

Grand Denali Tour from Talkeetna
This flight will take you completely around Mt. McKinley, North America's tallest mountain. Begin with the McKinley Flyer route and see the south side of Mt. McKinley, including the Kahiltna Glacier, McKinley's famous west buttress and Sheldon Amphitheater. Then wrap around to the north for a full loop around the Mountain before flying back to Talkeetna.Tour includes: Transfers from most Talkeetna area hotels.

NOTE: A 3-person minimum is required for the tour to operate.

Required at time of booking: Passenger weights and hotel information in Talkeetna if transfer is required.

Season: Daily departures Jan 1, 2014 - March 31, 2015 (No departure on Jan 1, Nov 27 and Dec 25)
Departure Time: Morning/Afternoon
Duration: 1.5 hours

Price:
 USD 322 (2014) / 328 (2015) per person

Grand Denali with Glacier Landing Tour from Talkeetna

This ski-plane flight will take you completely around Mt. McKinley, North America's tallest mountain. Begin with the McKinley Flyer route and see the south side of Mt. McKinley, including the Kahiltna Glacier, McKinley's famous west buttress and Sheldon Amphitheater. Then wrap around to the north for a full loop around the Mountain before flying back to Talkeetna. The highlight of your flight is a glacier landing, which gives you approximately 20 minutes to experience the ancient ice and majestic mountain up close.

NOTE: Flights with glacier landings are subject to a $10 National Park fee per person, to be paid at time of departure in Talkeetna.

Required at time of booking: Passenger weights

Season: Daily departures approx. April 20 - August 31, 2014 (Subject to weather and snow/ice conditions)
Departure Time: Morning/Afternoon
Duration: 2 hours

Price:
 USD 411 per person

Ultimate Denali Hiking Experience Tour from Talkeetna
Take a scenic floatplane flight into Denali National Park for an alpine hike deep within the park. Enjoy views of towering granite peaks and glaciers as you approach Mt. McKinley. Land on Lake Moraine, which was recently carved by Backside and Ruth Glaciers. Experience the true backcountry of Denali as you hike with a knowledgeable guide on hilly terrain that is only accessible by floatplane. Trail options range from moderately easy to difficult. After a 2-hour hike and a snack, return to Talkeetna. Tour includes: Roundtrip floatplane trip, guided hiking and a snack.

NOTE: Children must be at least 8 years old to participate. A 2-person minimum is required; 6-person maximum keeps tour groups small. Flights with landings are subject to a $10 National Park fee per person, to be paid at time of departure in Talkeetna

Season: Daily departures June 15 to September 15, 2014
Departure Time: Morning/Afternoon
Duration: 4.5 hours, including transfers

Price:
 USD 515 per person

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