Boating, Floating, and Fishing in Talkeetna
Boating, Floating, and Fishing
Mahay's Riverboat Service. With the immense peaks of Denali as its backdrop, Mahay's operates jet-boat tours and fishing charters on the Susitna and Talkeetna rivers. The company also conducts a Devil's Canyon Tour, a 130-mile round-trip river excursion through Denali State Park and into Devil's Gorge. Talkeetna, AK. 907/733–2223 or 800/736–2210. www.mahaysriverboat.com. From $70.
Phantom Tri-River Charters. Phantom operates fishing trips out of Talkeetna and on the nearby Deshka River, and can provide all the necessary tackle and gear. 907/733–2400. phantomsalmoncharters.com. Contact company for prices.
K2 Aviation. Adventures in the sky is the name of the game at K2, which has a long and solid history of Alaska flights. Among your options: get a bird's-eye view of Denali Park's famous peaks, land on a glacier, take a floatplane into the park's wilderness and hike around for an afternoon, or land at Kahiltna Base Camp and climb the Great One. A sister company provides standard air-taxi and flightseeing services. 14052 E. 2nd St., Talkeetna, AK, 99676. 907/733–2291. www.flyk2.com.