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Alaska Nature Guides

22267 S Hancock Street, Talkeetna, AK 99676
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Incredible Scenery and Awesome Trail - Larry is an Excellent Guide - Don't Miss!

Talkeetna Lakes trail. Larry was the guide for this walk around Talkeetna Lakes. The scenery is... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2017
Brian D
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Denver, Colorado
Nature Photo tour with Annie.

I contacted Alaska Nature Guides wanting a Photo excursion. Alaska Nature Guides was able to... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2017
mephillips
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Dunlap, Tennessee
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For 13 years, Alaska Nature Guides has been providing guided hiking, nature walks, heli-hikes, birding, photography, backpacking, educational programs, and custom private trips in Denali State Park & Talkeetna, Alaska. Our naturalist guides are...more
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22267 S Hancock Street, Talkeetna, AK 99676
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Talkeetna Lakes trail. Larry was the guide for this walk around Talkeetna Lakes. The scenery is amazing and as usual with Alaska, the beauty is unrivaled. Larry was extremely knowledgeable about this trail, Talkeetna, and Alaska. I don't think you could find a better guide...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

I contacted Alaska Nature Guides wanting a Photo excursion. Alaska Nature Guides was able to accommodate our needs. Annie took us to places showing us things we would never seen. We capture nature in its natural settings and I cannot over compliment Annie's knowledge of...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

We had a great hike with Catherine. She was friendly, knowledgeable, prepared and led at a great pace. Her knowledge of the area and the various plants was very informative and she found us some terrific blueberries. The trail was well maintained and easy to...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This is Alaska. We did the 4:45pm nature walk from our starting point at Mt McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge. Promptly on time Katherine our guide picked up the small group of 12 and drove us 15 minutes up to Byers Lake. After providing those who...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This group took us on three different hikes. One for each of our age groups. Seniors to young kids. The guides are well informed and totally great with all ages. They organized a scavenger hunt for the kids and they loved it and it allowed...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our 6.5 mile hike up Curry Ridge, with our guide Annie. She was very personable and very informative! The pace was perfect for all of those in our group (2 families). I would highly recommend this hike, and Annie!

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely nature hike around Talkeetna Lake, interesting for the entire family. Guide was extremely knowledgeable about ecosystem. I would love to return and do a several day guided hike!!

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

We used Alaska Nature Guides on a Two Sides of Denali Tour. Katherine provided transportation and gave us a tour from Talkeetna to Denali. Katherine was a fabulous guide! She gave us a lot of information on the area and made the long trip interesting....More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Katherine from Alaska Nature Guides drove us from Talkeetna to the entrance of Denali, and she was absolutely awesome. Not only was she knowledgeable about the area and extremely friendly, but she truly went above and beyond. Case in point: I accidentally left my raincoat...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

What a wonderful experience! I was a bit nervous as I wasn't sure how I'd do on a 7 mile hike with vertical elevation. While it was challenging, it was not impossible. Our guide Catherine was phenomenal! She was so kind, professional and knowledgeable. She...More

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