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Traveling 62 miles into Denali National Park to Stony Hill Overlook, the Tundra Wilderness Tour offers wonderful diversity for visitors. Incredible scenery, a narrated history of the park road, and some of the best opportunities to view the park’s...more
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

We were fortunate to visit Denali in mid-September and the weather was perfect. We could see Denali everyday we were even close to the mountain. Awesome views of the mountains and animals.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Iris F
Reviewed January 5, 2019

The bus driver was exceptional, knowledgeable, and made the 8 hours very enjoyable. The clouds covered Mt. Denali, but we saw 11 bear (including mom with cubs), moose, dall ship, golden eagle, and many small animals, along with the beautiful scenery. DO NOT ORDER the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank BayCityMI48706
Reviewed December 9, 2018

We had an amazing trip through the park with an up close experience with a family of bears grazing beside the road. The variety of wildlife we saw was exceptional (some from a distance - but the binoculars and telephoto lens captured some remarkable images)....More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank GraemeBird
Reviewed December 8, 2018

Took the 8 hour wilderness tour which goes about 50 miles into the park. Had just gorgeous weather with Denali with no cloud cover as the backdrop. Saw sheep, bears, moose and caribou. The bears were really far away, only able to see thru the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Lee L
Reviewed December 2, 2018

We had a wonderful 8 hours of sheep, wolves bears, elk and moose. Our bus driver took lots of pictures and told us how to order the d.v.d. for 29.00. That was on September 8th. tour 20. The website is denali memories.com. We are still...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank cathy v
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We had an absolutely awesome tour!! Saw so many Grizzly Mumma bear & cubs. Moose & Coyotes. Our bus driver was wonderful, lots of interesting information & stories. Lots of stops when we spotted wildlife. It was such a great day I decided to order...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Judester_19
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Yes- the bus sucked. Yes- there were boring parts Yes- we prayed for it to be over YES! We would totally do it again!!!!!!! The scenery on this tour is varied and sensational. If you go to see that, and “happen” to see some wildlife...More

Date of experience: July 2018
5  Thank Elemes613
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Me and my wife visited Denali National park for 3 days on our trip to Alaska. On the second day we decided to do the tundra wilderness tour which we booked onto at the visitor centre the day before. It was an early start at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank James W
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Late August we were privileged to have great weather and we could see lots of scenery and animals - we saw moose, bear, eagle and gobs of caribou - one, a buck, was shedding it antlers - what a mess....I looked it up and it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ShirleyD246
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

I visited on september 2018. We took bus from the Denali Office tourism, price ticket USD 65 / person. It was autumn so we can see so beautiful color of the tundra, red, orange, yellow, brown, green. And we can see the back ground denali...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Whittierjames
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Response from toddc794 | Reviewed this property |
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smiti b
June 19, 2018|
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Response from CoachJWoodard | Reviewed this property |
Yes the bus stops about every hour to hour and a half for restroom breaks and at overlook parks for pictures of the views. Drivers also stop for photos for wildlife and spectacular views where there is no place to get out... More
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smiti b
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Response from MaggieTraveler007 | Reviewed this property |
Our driver made 3 bathroom breaks to walk around and take pics. The last stop has a tiny gift shop. These are the only times you can get off the bus. It is about an hour between stops. The drivers will slow and stop for... More
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