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On your ATV you will visit the historic remote 1959 Devore family homestead with Dennis Devore, an original family member. Learn how these hardy pioneers survived the harsh conditions of Alaskan homesteading. You can drive your own ATV or ride a...more
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Milepost 14 Talkeetna Spur Road, Talkeetna, AK 99676
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting meeting Dennis and hearing his family's story about homesteading in Talkeetna! Dennis has built his cabin on part of the homestead property, a lovely area. Our guide, Guy, seemed to be new to leading a group, but eager to please. He did, however,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide Guy did a great job sharing his state and state of mind with us on our ride. Beautiful country, great tasting water! Arletta was a hoot! Thanks for adjusting to our schedule and getting us out there.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had so much fun on our Historic ATV ride. Guy did such a great Job showing us around the area and sharing the history. Loved stopping to sample wild cranberries and Rosehips and tbe views of Denali.We especially loved Dennis's cabin...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

5 adults, 2 Teenagers and 2 grade school children spent a half day having a great time in Talkeetna riding ATV’s at Alaska Wilderness Adventures. Two of the adults had never done this before as well as one of the teenagers. It did not matter....More

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Great couple of hours spent on ATVs this week during our stay in Talkeetna. Our group of 4 and Patricia our guide spent some time driving along trails and through woods north of the town. Crossed a couple of narrow bridges which were great fun....More

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Reviewed 1 September 2018

We had some free time in Talkeetna and decided to give this a try. SO glad we did! We had an amazing time! Patty was our guide and she was informative and fun, both. The ride was great....didnt even notice the rain. Down trails, over...More

1  Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I believe the 2 hour tour goes on the same trails as the four hour tour, but without the lunch, gold panning and target practice. We went over the same bridges and went to the log cabin owned by Dennis and we still had an...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

this was the absolute highlight of our trip to Alaska! Patricia our tour guide was so informative and was a pleasure to ride with. The wheelers are fun to drive (and easy - automatics!) and the ride back to the original homestead was BEAUTIFUL. I...More

Thank Dianne M
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the tour. Very good for families. We were with a family w 2 kids. Our guide Patricia was very welcoming, enthusiastic, informative & patient with teaching the kids (& us older adults) about driving the ATVs, target practice, gold panning & history. It is...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2018

The family gives an ATV ride along with an explanation of how how families came to settle the area at the time the government was handing our parcels of land. The ride ends at their 160 acre property, where you have a prepared sandwich, pan...More

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prasadmona
13 August 2018|
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Response from coco122815 | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 different tour/rides you can do. We took the one without the lunch, shooting range, or gold panning. We took the ride only, that made 3 stops, one at the original homestead, current homestead (beautiful), and... More
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kmathiesen_12
24 June 2018|
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Response from mark b | Reviewed this property |
They have a wagon that can be towed, best call or email them directly for faster response for a spefic question like this.
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dkl072348
11 June 2018|
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Response from Sharon S | Reviewed this property |
They will try to accommodate your schedule. Very easy to work with
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