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Denali Backcountry Guides Day Tours

One Glacier Way, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Since 1997 Denali Backcountry Guides offers Walking tours, guided interpretive hikes, pack rafting trips, fly-in wilderness trips, and Heli Hiking at Denali National Park. Custom trips available. Our experienced naturalist can help you to explore this wilderness at any level.
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One Glacier Way, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We are visiting Denali with our 3 children (10,9 & 8) and we had the privilege of getting Jeff as a guide. He picked us up and was friendly, upbeat and excited about the hike. He was incredibly knowledgeable as we walked through Denali and...More

Thank hattmam
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

We just returned from a way-too-short visit to Denali National Park and spent a terrific few hours on a hike with Denali Backcountry Guides. We chose their Denali National Park Walking Tour, their shortest, and it was a real hit! They have a longer, more...More

Thank Adele M
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Our driver, Justin, was wonderful!! Being an experience tour guide,he told us so much about the park and the wildlife that I actually took notes. We saw grizzlies and moose and sheep and rabbits and squirrels. It was the highlight of our entire trip to...More

Thank Linda R
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

We very much enjoyed our heli hiking tour with Jeff. His energy is contagious and we were constantly moving and learning and enjoying our time in the tundra. The caribou and dall sheep sightings were a bonus. And his wife's homemade cookies were so good!...More

Thank RockinM412
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Hiking with Jeff was fantastic, he is very knowlegable and extremely. He took my wife and I plus another couple on a spectacular hike. We were on trails for a short while and then we were bushwacking. The scenery was fabulous, the group highly recommends...More

Thank Bob B
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

I was in a group of 4 who joined Jeff on a 5 hour bushwacking hike in Denali. Jeff shared his excitement and immense knowledge of Denali throughout the hike- making it the most memorable experience of our Denali trip. Simply an amazing experience for...More

Thank wagelingm2
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Jeff runs an excellent operation. One of the best decisions I made was to arrange all our activities through Denali Backcountry Guides. My wife and I did a hike up Mt. Healy, Pack-rafting on the Jack River and a Heli-hiking tour. All were very well...More

Thank MBudd2014
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

I loved my heli-hike experience with our guide, Jeff. It was by far one of the coolest things I did during my visit to Alaska. The helicopter ride was thrilling - my first time! - and the day we went, we were lucky enough to...More

Thank Jessie G
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

An extra special thank you goes out to Wayne and Tyler for making this one of the most memorable moments in our lives. There are few moments in life that literally take your breath away but this hike did several times. Tyler was super informative...More

Thank Jason K
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Hike in - Raft out. Packrafting. A chance to get out of the bus and into the real Alaskan wilderness. Kevin was our guide - fantastic, informative, positive and a lot of fun. After about a 2 mile downhill hike from the Denali Highway, we...More

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We can be contacted through our website walkdenali Texting or email works best for us Jeff Ottmers
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This website does not allow links like that to be sent, but you can search for walk denali, call or text 8302669255
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