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Maclaren River Lodge

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Milepost 42, Denali Highway Hc 02 7282, Gakona, AK 99586 See on map
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The MacLaren Lodge is pretty much in the middle of nowhere. Of course, it's a wonderful "nowhere" -- the middle of the very scenic Denali Highway. I highly recommend a trip (we like the hiking in summer). And if you're "doing" the Denali Highway, the...More

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Reviewed July 21, 2018

We stayed here two nights in the summer when the daylight last forever. Staff were very friendly and accommodating.The room and bed were comfortable. Heating and block out curtains worked well. We did some walks along tracks that were generally well formed. A mining camp...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

This place is perfect for a night on your way on Denali highway. We had a big room with 2 Quinn’s beds and 1 single bed. Room was clean and nice. Also big bathroom. It is in the middle of nowhere and this is fantastic....More

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Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

We are a family of four and stayed one night at the lodge. Owners and staff were accommodating and friendly. The river and glacier were both beautiful and a bonus to this lodge location. Dinner was good but breakfast (especially the pancakes) were delicious! My...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We didn't stay there but ate lunch. There is nowhere else within an hours drive. VERY limited menu. Chili tasted like ketchup with kidney beans. Refer was down for cooling drinks. Homemade bread was excellent. Plenty of parking. This place would not do well if...More

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United States > Alaska > Gakona
United States > Alaska > Gakona
Traveler (32)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (2)
Business Center & Event Rooms (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"All rooms have great views, don't have to worry about traffic noise."
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"We stayed in the Aurora cabin, which is brand new but the deck is not fully ready yet"
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"I believe the king suites"
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"Perfect overnight lodging in the wilderness"
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