South Denali and Talkeetna Visitor Guide

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 visitor experience levels. Charming Talkeetna is also located at the confluence of the Susitna, Chulitna, and Talkeetna Rivers, making it the prime spot for kayaking, river rafting, fishing, hiking, and jet boating. Read through our visitor guide to experience the best of Talkeetna and South Denali.

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

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Destination Map

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