Denali Raft Adventures

All raft trips are with experienced guides and include dry suits, safety gear and training... all you need to bring is a good attitude and be ready for some fun!

Canyon Run* — Whitewater

 
A two (2) hour guided white water raft adventure traveling 11 miles through class III & IV down the Nenana River. Great for first-time rafters seeking a little excitement!


Oar Raft - Guest holds on while a guide controls raft.
Paddle Raft - Guests paddle as a team w/guide assistance.

BOOK YOUR CANYON RUN NOW! 


Rates:

  • Oar Raft: $102 (12 yrs old +)
  • Paddle Raft: $102 (12 yrs old +)
  • Times: 7:30am, 10am, 3pm & 6:30pm
  • Duration:  2 hours  (Plan on 3-3.5 hrs.)
  • Departs:  From DRA Canyon Office
  • Dry suits are provided, tour goes rain or shine.
  • Payment/Cancellation Policy: Reserve your space early, pay at hotel check in, refundable 72+ hrs. prior.

McKinley Run — Mildwater

 

A two (2) hour guided float trip traveling 11 miles (Class II & III) with less challenging rapids for families, seniors and the more cautious river runner. Remember to bring your camera.

Oar Raft - Guest holds on while a guide controls raft, ages 5 & up.
Paddle Raft- Guests paddle as a team w/guide assistance, ages 12 & up.

BOOK YOUR MCKINLEY RUN NOW! 

Rates:

  • Oar Raft:  Adult-$102/Children (5-11 yrs old) $77
  • Paddle Raft: $102 (12 yrs old +)
  • Times: 7:30am, 12:30pm, & 6:30pm
  • Duration: 2 hours (Plan on 3-3.5 hrs.)
  • Departs:  DRA Canyon Office
  • Dry suits are provided, tour goes rain or shine.
  • Payment/Cancellation Policy: Reserve your space early, pay at hotel check in, refundable 72+ hrs. prior.

Healy Express* — Mildwater & Whitewater

A 4 hour guided run traveling 22 miles on Class II-IV rapids. A great raft adventure that combines the beauty of the Scenic Wilderness and white water of the Canyon Run. Paddle or oar raft, ages 12+.

Oar Raft - Guest holds on while a guide controls raft, ages 12 & up.
Paddle Raft - Guests paddle as a team w/guide assistance, ages 12 & up.

BOOK YOUR HEALY EXPRESS NOW! 

Rates:

  • Oar Raft:  $153 (Ages 12+)
  • Paddle Raft: $153 (Ages 12+)
  • Times:  7:30 am & 12:00 pm 
  • Duration: 4 hours (Plan on 5-5.5 hrs.)
  • Departs:  DRA Canyon Office
  • Dry suits are provided, tour goes rain or shine.
  • Payment/Cancellation Policy: Reserve your space early, pay at hotel check in, refundable 72+ hrs. prior.

Four Hour Scenic — Mildwater (Lunch Included!)

This exciting guided raft trip offers 4 hours and 24 miles of mild rafting with lunch. This is a great trip for photo opportunities and those that want to relax and enjoy the views Denali is famous for. Great for families.

Oar Raft- Guest holds on while a guide controls raft, ages 5 & up.
Paddle Raft- No paddle rafting on this trip.

Rates:
  • Oar Raft:  $196 (Ages 12+) / $186 (ages 5-11 yrs.)
  • Time: 9:00am (ONLY OFFERED MONDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS)
  • Duration: 7.5 hours 
  • Departs:  *DRA Canyon Office
  • Dry suits are provided, tour goes rain or shine.
  • Tour runs June 5 - August 15
  • Payment/Cancellation Policy: Reserve your space early, pay at hotel check in, refundable 72+ hrs. prior.

Full Day Raft Trip — Mildwater & Whitewater (Lunch Included!)

This guided scenic trip skirts the boundaries of Denali National Park with 36 miles of scenic to rugged river, class I, II, III & one IV.  This trip offers a short hike (time permitting) and lunch on the river. It is 4 hours of mild rafting with 2 hours of white water rapids with a lunch in the middle. Age 12 & up.

 Oar Raft- Guest holds on while a guide controls raft, ages 12+.

Paddle Raft- No paddle rafting available on this trip.

BOOK YOUR FULL DAY TRIP NOW! 

Rates:

  • Oar Raft:  $240 (Ages 12+)
  • Time: 9:00am (ONLY OFFERED MONDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS)
  • Duration: 9.5 hours
  • Departs:  *DRA Canyon Office
  • Dry suits are provided, tour goes rain or shine.
  • Tour runs June 5 - August 15
  • Payment/Cancellation Policy: Reserve your space early, pay at hotel check in, refundable 72+ hrs. prior.