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Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

So glad we had beautiful blue skies while staying in Kantishna! We had an amazing flight at 12,000 feet around Denali. We were the first plane up that morning and the weather could not have been better. Our pilot has been flying the area for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank FunTimes56
Reviewed September 24, 2018

We took the bus into Denali all the way to Kantishna Roadhouse but we chose to fly back and I'm glad we did! We had such a different perspective from the air. Our pilot was very skilled. It is so much fun when you know...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful location. Was disappointed our wait was so long because I had booked several months prior. Friendly staff. Good tour over Danali National Park.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SouthDakotaGrandma
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

We did a fly in and out with Kantishna Air and both were fantastic. The first was low flying due to weather but was done to point out sites as they came up. The trip out was combined with a McKinley Mtn. Fly by. There...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gpmyers65
Reviewed September 12, 2018

If you enjoy I MAX movies, this is for you. It's like being IN one of those movies! We had a spectacular ride on a clear day, circling the entire peak in an hour. We looked deep into valleys, down long glaciers, went past snowbanks...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Nancy B
Reviewed September 6, 2018

The plane was smaller than I expected but our pilot Hawk did an amazing job. He was calm and professional, making us feel calm and helping us to enjoy our mountain views. His story telling made it seem historical and yet personal. The team picked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Trina N
Reviewed August 31, 2018

One of the best economical ways to see Denali is fly to the end of the park, with a scenic fly-by of the mountains, a total of 55 minutes, for $294/pp if three or more people have booked on the same flight. This price includes...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Shirley N
Reviewed August 31, 2018

A 40-year Kantishna Air Taxi veteran was our skilled pilot when a couple of new friends from Australia and I took a "flight-seeing" trip around the magnificent Denali, the highest mountain peak in North America. Smooth sailing all the way, with awesome views. Unforgettable.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SoloTravelinSue
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Kantishna Air will only fly when it is safe to be in the air. Their pilots and staff put safety first and then once in the air provide a great flight experience. They know the mountains, the glaciers, Denali National Park, etc. We had to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LesTAZ
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We flew from Denali to Kantishna from Denali in a small five seater plane. Our pilot was Roger and he was great. He described everything we saw en route and made the journey really interesting, searching and finding Dall sheep. The highlight was the fact...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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pnygrl
April 24, 2017|
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Response from Greg L | Property representative |
Hi! We land in Kantishna and provide shuttle service from the airstrip in Kantishna to all 5 lodges located in Kantishna (Denali Backcountry Lodge, Skyline Lodge, Kantishna Roadhouse, North Face and Camp Denali. We don't... More
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Krista A
June 3, 2016|
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Response from Greg L | Property representative |
Hi Krista, Thanks for the question. The answer is- it depends what you are looking for :). The best deal to be had is our Denali Park Day Excursion where you fly in with us at noon and bus out on the National Park Service... More
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Larry E
July 6, 2015|
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Dear Larry E, Thanks for your inquiry, and we're glad that you'll be visiting Denali! We offer a wide variety of flights, and rates can be found on our web site. We look forward to sharing Denali with you during your... More
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