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Kantishna Wilderness Trails

#17 of 26 Tours in Denali National Park and Preserve Features Animals
MIle 231.1 Parks Highway, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Wonderful Opportunity to See Wildlife in their Natural Surroundings

This was our second trip with Kantishna Wilderness Trails. Four years ago we saw lots of moose... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Central USA
Biggest Disappointment of our trip

We had bad weather, which of course didn't help. It drizzled with very heavy cloud cover for all 6... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Visit Denali National Park and travel in comfort through the most scenic road in North America – Alaska's Denali Park Road. We escort you into the heart of Denali on a full-day, round-trip guided adventure through Denali Park and into the Kantishna Historical District.Visitors will be treated to a hot lunch and activities at the Roadhouse. See wildlife, Mt. McKinley and everything that makes Denali National Park a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
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MIle 231.1 Parks Highway, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our second trip with Kantishna Wilderness Trails. Four years ago we saw lots of moose, this year it was bears! Krista was our driver and she did an outstanding job driving, spotting wildlife and giving us both a history and overview of the...More

Thank Steelaway81
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had bad weather, which of course didn't help. It drizzled with very heavy cloud cover for all 6 1/2 hours in. That would've been OK with decent animal sightings, but there were virtually none. We did see a mother Brown with two cubs, but...More

Thank Odysseusaz
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second bus tour of Denali and it surpassed the other by a large margin. We took the 12 hour trip and were rewarded with incredible views of the park, and were fortunate enough to see more wildlife than expected. From a wolf...More

Thank DrJim2
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only way to see the heart of Denali Park is on the bus tours...but which one to choose? This is the one to pick. We understand that the companies have no control over weather and wildlife, but if they did, they rolled out the...More

Thank OhoopeeLife
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Denali Park is wonderful. Kantishna Wilderness Trails provided a bus with large clean windows, that easily opened and closed. This allow us to see the great views without getting in and out of the bus. The driver was well informed, and stopped for wildlife. We...More

Thank Larry F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Take the full day trip. Lots of caribou, sheep and bears. Beautiful views. Very knowledgeable driver. Everyone should have this opportunity at least once in their life.

Thank rwise14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were on the trails tour today with Linda as our driver. It was very confusing to begin the day as there were many tour busses trying to get to and out of our hotel lot. Just make sure you get on...More

Thank Bethann S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Krista was an amazing driver/guide. She was very knowledgeable about the park and about wildlife! She spends a lot of her off time going to lectures about nature and wildlife. We took the 12 hour round trip bus tour to Kantishna Roadhouse which included a...More

Thank stannine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a full day trip, but we got to see some really amazing scenery and wildlife. The tour guide (Crista) was knowledgeable and attentive. She definitely enhanced the experience ( the homemade cookies she handed out were tasty). The activities in Kantisha were great....More

Thank 598randyh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Melanie was our driver and she was very informative along the way. She was a great driver on the narrow roadway. We did the 13 hour 90+mile Kantishna bus ride. We lucked out in the morning and our views of the mountain were amazing. (Very...More

Thank Jill B
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Fred H
25 December 2016|
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We were on a tour bus. There was no bathroom but stops were scheduled at various locations along the way. No one on the bus seemed to have any problem with stops being too far apart. There were also Park busses. I'm not sure... More
16 October 2016|
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Response from Darcie C | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I was in the right side and saw everything people in the left saw. On the way there the views are off the left side and on the way back visa versa-!