Talkeetna Air Taxi

14212 E. Second St..
Talkeetna, AK 99676- Map It
(907) 733-2218

AAA Editor Notes

Talkeetna Air Taxi, at Talkeetna State Airport off Talkeetna Spur Rd., offers flightseeing tours: a 1-hour South Face McKinley Tour, with views of Ruth Gorge; a 75-minute McKinley Base Camp Tour, which circles over Kahiltna Glacier; a 90-minute Grand Denali Tour, which offers views of active gold mines, Kahiltna base camp and Wickersham Wall; and a 2-hour Summit Flight Tour, which takes in the summits of Denali (formerly McKinley), Foraker and Hunter. Other activities such as mountain climbing, glacier landing, support and wilderness touring, and scenic helicopter touring also are offered. Note: Full mobility is required for the 2-hour Summit Flight Tour.
South Face McKinley Tour fare May-Sept. $205; $143.50 (ages 0-9 and under 100 lbs.); with glacier landing $290; $203 (ages 0-9 and under 100 lbs.). McKinley Base Camp Tour fare May-Sept. $265; $185.50 (ages 0-9 and under 100 lbs.); with glacier landing $350; $245 (ages 0-9 and under 100 lbs.). Grand Denali Tour fare May-Sept. $305; $213.50 (ages 0-9 and under 100 lbs.); with glacier landing $390; $273 (ages 0-9 and under 100 lbs.). Summit Flight Tour fare with glacier landing May-Sept. $410 (ages 12-70). Call ahead for helicopter fares and winter rates. Reservations are recommended.
Hours: Daily 7 a.m.-8 p.m., May-Sept.; 9-4, Mar.-Apr. and in Oct.; 9-3, rest of year (weather permitting). Phone ahead to confirm schedule.