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Traverse Alaska is a custom, private guiding business specializing in human-powered adventures. We offer everything from day trips to multi-day adventures, specializing in hiking, rafting and packrafting. If you are traveling to Denali, sign up for...more
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Mile 230 George Parks Highway, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Erica was amazing. She guided 8 of us, including with our 1 year old baby, on a hike into the tundra into the wilderness near the Denali Highway, in the mountains in the area of Denali National park, but not in the Park itself. She...More

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Traverse A, Manager at Traverse Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Erica mentioned how much fun she had with your family! We hope you enjoyed the photos from your day as well. Thanks for taking the time to write a review. ;)

Reviewed September 2, 2018

Three of us buddies wanted an authentic Alaska trip that included hiking in the mountains by Denali as well as fly fishing and bear viewing via helicopter in Homer. Traverse Alaska made all arrangements including working within our budget and we were extremely pleased with...More

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Traverse A, Guide at Traverse Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thanks for the kind words. I had a great time with you guys. You are welcome back anytime! Stay in touch.

Reviewed August 27, 2018

My wife and I traveled to Alaska with our two granddaughters, 14 and 17, for our annual Summer Camp adventure, starting in Fairbanks. Erica picked us up on day three and we were off to Denali. Her enthusiasm for Alaska, its natural beauty and lifestyle,...More

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Traverse A, Guide at Traverse Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Hi Ron, Thanks for the lovely comments! I had a great time with you and your family hiking and picnicking by Riley Creek, looking for moose, and enjoying the beautiful ride from Fairbanks to Denali. I hope the rest of your Alaskan adventure went well!...More

Reviewed August 22, 2018

Joe guided 3 of us on a 4-day hike near Denali National Park. We couldn't have had a better hike as Joe set up a hike that was both beautiful and isolated, we didn't see another human for basically the entire trip. The hike also...More

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Traverse A, Guide at Traverse Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thanks for the words Sean. The stories were as great as Dan's chair! I had a blast with you all. Come back anytime for round 2.

Reviewed August 19, 2018

We did a single-day packrafting trip with Joe and Mollie. They were incredible! We hiked for a few miles through blueberry bushes to a spot on the Jack River where we ate lunch and then rafted back to our starting point. The guides were kind,...More

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Traverse A, Guide at Traverse Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thanks for the awesome review Hannah. Mollie and I enjoyed the day with Caleb and you. Like spending the day with new friends! Let us know when you or your friends have plans to visit again.

Reviewed August 17, 2018

Terrific hiking trip with Erica from Traverse and our fishing Guide Justin. Erica, you made this memorable with all your stories and explanations. Justin, loved your patience and enthusiasm - it was great stalk of the Grayling - could not have had a better time

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Traverse A, Guide at Traverse Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thanks S and D! It was so fun watching you land fish after fish, and also enjoyed picking blueberries, hiking, and taking in the scenery with you! I hope the rest of your Alaska adventure went well, thanks again! -Erica

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Had an amazing day with Mollie hiking the tundra around Denali with our family (kids 1, 3, 9, grandmother). She was very considerate of our climbing abilities and worked great with the kids to show them plants/animals (lots of blueberries) and teach them about the...More

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Traverse A, Owner at Traverse Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Thank you Jack! I really enjoyed my day hiking (and crawling picking blueberries) around the tundra with your family. I will always giggle thinking about the first (and perhaps the only) time I was treated to a dancing performance on a hike...so awesome. Thanks again...More

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Joe & Mollie (aka Traverse Alaska) did an amazing job making our recent trip to AK a most memorable and extraordinary experience for my friends & I. They used their considerable local connections & knowledge to provide us with an authentic (& epic) experience –...More

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Traverse A, Guide at Traverse Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Dan, you and your chair are welcome back anytime! It was a real pleasure to share some of Alaska's special places with good people that have a true appreciation for adventure. Come back for more anytime!

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We had the best time and learned so much! My boyfriend and I were planning to do a backcountry trip in Denali solo but decided to get a guide at the last minute because, we’ll, bears. We’re pretty experienced hikers so we’re on the fence...More

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Traverse A, Guide at Traverse Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thanks Kate! I had an awesome time showing you both around our neck of the woods, it was fun exploring the Denali area backcountry. That view of Denali was one of the best of the summer! Thanks again and hope to see you guys again...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018

Joe planned a custom day hike for our family of 7. He took us into the back country and off trail for an exciting look at the beauty and wildness of Alaska. He was knowledgeable, enthusiastic and safety conscious. We saw caribou and ptarmigans and...More

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Traverse A, Guide at Traverse Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Great day! What a wonderful environment to discuss the secrets to making a good roux!

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