South Denali / Talkeetna

South Denali is Your Base Camp and Beyond

Some of the most picturesque views of 20,310-foot Denali and the entire Alaska Range are from the base camp near Talkeetna. South Denali serves as a mountaineer’s paradise, offering something for all experience levels. Charming Talkeetna is also located at the confluence of the Susitna, Chulitna, and Talkeetna Rivers, making it a prime spot for kayaking, river rafting, fishing, hiking, and jet boating.

Points of Interest

  • Byers Lake
  • Chulitna Canyon
  • Chulitna River
  • Denali State Park
  • Susitna River
  • Talkeetna
  • Talkeetna Rail Depot
  • Talkeetna River


  • ATVing / UTVing
  • Boating
  • Dog sledding
  • Fishing
  • Glacier landing
  • Gold panning
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain viewing
  • Rafting
  • Zipline

Destination Map

map displaying the tour area