Talkeetna Activities


While the Denali Overlook has one of the best views of the Alaska Range, there are other natural wonders to enjoy in and around Talkeetna.  The following companies offer services which can bring our guests closer to nature and it’s beauty. Guests of the Denali Overlook Inn can experience The Midnight Sun, when the sun effectively never sets.  During the long summer days, experience what makes Talkeetna a wonderful place.  Talkeetna offers several restaurants, gift shops, museums, pubs and a brewery.

Enjoy world class fishing, flight seeing, rafting and jet boat rides for an exciting adventure.

Visit a dog kennel where you can take a sled ride on wheels with the dogs pulling you.

There is also a 14 mile paved bike trail to walk or ride on, between the Parks Highway and Talkeetna. Talkeetna Lakes Park offers a 3 mile hike or bike trail.

Take a Flight to Denali

Experience the true beauty of North America’s Highest Peak – Denali towers 20310 feet / 6194 meters and is a short plane ride from Talkeetna.  Land on a glacier and see the world from a new perspective.

K2 Aviation
Talkeetna Air Taxi
Alaska Bush Float Plane Service
Sheldon Air Service

Ride the Rivers

In the Native American language Athabascan, Talkeetna means ‘Three Rivers’ Talkeetna is located at the confluence of the Susitna, Chulitna and Talkeetna, where spectacular scenery, access to wildlife viewing and world-class fishing is always on hand.

Mahays Riverboat Service
Phantom Salmon Charters
Just Fly Fish
Talkeetna River Guides

Dog Kennels

Visit a dog kennel where you can take a sled ride on wheels with the dogs pulling you.

Sun Dog Kennel


Wander around downtown Talkeetna

Talkeetna Chamber of Commerce

Talkeetna Chamber of Commerce

Go to the Talkeetna Chamber of Commerce site for more info on what to do in Talkeetna.

Talkeetna Chamber of Commerce