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Nenana Raft Adventures - Day Tours

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Mile 238 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99743
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Coldest raft trip we've taken

When the website indicated that we would be supplied with full dry suits to contend with the... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2018
Kirk T
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LIBERTYVILLE
Fun on the Nenana

In July, we had the pleasure of a rafting trip on the Nenana River. Our boat held five passengers... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2017
Cindy R
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Dover, PA
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

When the website indicated that we would be supplied with full dry suits to contend with the glacial waters of the Nenana river, I was a little apprehensive. Our family has rafted in Colorado, Wyoming, Tennessee, California, Michigan, and Wisconsin. This was one of our...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2017

In July, we had the pleasure of a rafting trip on the Nenana River. Our boat held five passengers and a navigator who did all the work. Who doesn't want that? The company picked us up in a bus and drove us to their location,...More

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Reviewed October 20, 2017

First rate experience all the way through. Our boat guide Jody was awesome - very knowledgeable, friendly, competent, and a pretty funny dude. Definitely made the trip that much more interesting. The rafting itself is quite fun. A handful of Class III and IV rapids...More

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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Despite my oldest daughter getting soaked, all 3 of us had a blast!!! Our guide even let my youngest "drive" the raft! The rapids were amazing and so was this whole trip!!! JRose, we love ya!!

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Reviewed October 18, 2017

We took the Nenana Raft Adventure tour in September, close to the end of season. The water was solid gray and flowing quickly downstream. We sat in the back facing backwards most of the time. Hint #1: If you don't want to get splashed on...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

I signed up for the Nenana Gorge whitewater paddle. I was a little worried about the water temperature but it really wasn't too bad without any gloves. The dry suits are pretty warm with a few layers underneath. I recommend thick socks or two pairs...More

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Reviewed October 5, 2017

Enjoyed a great afternoon with my friend whitewater rafting in Denali!! After suiting up in our dry suit & a safety briefing, we were off... it definitely gives you a whole new perspective of the stunning scenery all around us. Our very experienced guide, 'Muddy',...More

Thank Kerryn K
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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed rafting on the Nenana River with our guide Jody! He was very informative. We enjoyed all the beautiful scenery and fall foliage. It was a fun adventure!

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Reviewed September 24, 2017

This was the best of the best of my Alaskan 2 week vacation. Out guide Jodi was extremely knowledgeable, fun and enthusiastic about our adventure. Would totally recommend this to anyone touring Alaska!!!!

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John W, Owner at Nenana Raft Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

Thank you. We think he's great, too. Come back and see us.

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Reviewed September 18, 2017

Jody is a very good guide. He made the entire trip safe and enjoyable. I was so glad to have done this excursion.

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Assuming this is the same company we're discussing (Nenana Raft Adventures), they had 3 different Nenana River rafting excursions. The differences were the level of whitewater difficulty, depending upon what part of the... More
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