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Address: Box 46, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
Phone Number: (303) 449-1146
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Flight to Kantishna via Mt Denali fly by.

This was one of the best experiences of my life as far as flight seeing! The only way you could have been closer to the summit would have been to climb it! After landing in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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Lehi, Utah, United States
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Lehi, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

This was one of the best experiences of my life as far as flight seeing! The only way you could have been closer to the summit would have been to climb it! After landing in Kantishna we road the Denali park bus out to the park entrance. (4hours) we were able to see Wonder lake & several animals

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Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

Used air service to fly out of Kantishna. Great and super friendly and efficient service. Definitely the way to go!

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 NEW

All night rain kept me sleepless in the Back Country Lodge waiting for our 6:05 am call informing us if we were a "go". I was amazed that it was affirmative as the day was overcast. We were flying with Greg, the owner of Kantishna Air Taxi. Well, I'm from NYC, and I never had a taxi ride like this!... More 

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Centennial, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We took the Kantishna Wilderness Trails bus tour to the end of the park road in the morning. Then we flew back to the park entrance in the afternoon with Kantishna Air Taxi. I highly recommend the afternoon flight back. It saves a lot of time compared to riding the bus back and you get to see the mountains from... More 

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NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

perfect is all i can say. Wow. The pilot knew exactly where to go and how to make us cry in awe. Great adventure.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Even with less than ideal weather, it was amazing to see the park from a bird's eye view. The pilot, Dave, was informative and personable pointing out landmarks and interesting facts along the way. I highly recommend it!

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Greg L, Owner at Kantishna Air Taxi, responded to this review

Dear Joey L, Thanks for recommending us, and it was awesome to have you on board! We look forward to flying with you again on your next trip to the Last Frontier. The KAT Crew More 

Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This company knows what they are doing. Was supposed to have an evening flight around Mt. McKinley and it was suggested to wait until morning due to bad weather and we most likely could not see the mt. They were still doing flights but we had the deluxe flight with a glazier landing. Really awesome. Picture perfect day the following... More 

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Greg L, Owner at Kantishna Air Taxi, responded to this review

Dear Kim M, Thanks for flying with us! You rock! The KAT Crew More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We hadn't planned on air taxi back to Denali from Kantishna. But when my wife wasn't feeling well and so the return bus trip at 5.5 hrs sounded grueling, we opted to fly back and so glad we did! You will still have a good chance of at least partially clouded views of Denali on the way back, but up... More 

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Greg L, Owner at Kantishna Air Taxi, responded to this review

Dear Kurt H, We feel just a little guilty to be just a little glad that your wife wasn't feeling well enough to take the bus ;) Result = trip highlight! Well played. Your pals, The KAT Crew More 

New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We almost didn't do this, and it would have been an opportunity missed! Our flight was wonderful, with almost no bumps, and we had great views in all directions, and of the peak, too. If possible, it's worth trying to go on a day when the weather is cooperating, since I'd imagine that makes or breaks the experience.

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Greg L, Owner at Kantishna Air Taxi, responded to this review

Dear Imacgb, Thanks for sharing your thoughts, which mirror feedback that we get all the time from travelers who were on the fence: that it ended up being "well worth the cost" and would have been "an opportunity missed." You nailed it for the next generation of "on the fence-ers" :) Cheers, The KAT Crew More 

Westchester County, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

gorgeous views of Denali mountain, knowledgeable, accommodating pilots, sensitive to fellow nervous flyers, great flight back to anchorage

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Greg L, Owner at Kantishna Air Taxi, responded to this review

Dear GriddyBXV, We're very happy to hear that your flight to Anchorage was "perfect!" We feel lucky to have Denali ("The High One") on our direct route to ANC. We also feel lucky to have the cream of the crop on our pilot staff, and we're glad that yours was not only knowledgeable but sensitive to the needs of the... More 

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Address: Box 46, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
Phone Number: (303) 449-1146
Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Denali National Park and Preserve

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