Talkeetna Air Taxi

14212 E. Second St..
Talkeetna, AK 99676- Map It
Phone: (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, Foraker and Hunter, and includes a glacier landing. 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. Guided tours are available.
South Face McKinley Tour fare May-Sept. $210; $147 (ages 0-10 and under 100 lbs.); with glacier landing $305; $213.50 (ages 0-10 and under 100 lbs.). McKinley Base Camp Tour fare May-Sept. $275; $192.50 (ages 0-10 and under 100 lbs.); with glacier landing $370; $259 (ages 0-10 and under 100 lbs.). Grand Denali Tour fare May-Sept. $325; $227.50 (ages 0-10 and under 100 lbs.); with glacier landing $420; $294 (ages 0-10 and under 100 lbs.). Summit Flight Tour fare with glacier landing May-Sept. $450 (ages 12+). Phone 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.