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Talkeetna, Alaska

Talkeetna is known as a mountaineering town where thousands have come to climb Mt. McKinley, which looms majestically in the background. Cruisetours to this quaint town allow for plenty of time to explore the area and get to know this beautiful corner of Alaska.

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Talkeetna, Alaska

Port of Call

While on Your Cruisetour

After a full day of exploring, you'll return to the Talkeetna Alaska Lodge, a magnificent wilderness retreat. There, you can relax while you enjoy amazing panoramic views of Mt. McKinley and the Alaska Range, while sitting in front of the 14 m (45 ft) high stone fireplace. You'll also enjoy exploring this classic example of a small Alaskan town, with its narrow dirt roads lined with log cabins.

Other Fun Things to Do

Take off on some of the many hiking trails in the area for some terrific scenery.
Get in some excitement on a jetboat ride.
Go flight-seeing around Mt. McKinley for a truly spectacular view of this impressive mountain.

Local Currency

The official currency of the United States is the US dollar (USD).

Weather in Talkeetna, Alaska


Temperature Fahrenheit Celsius
Average High 19.2° -7.11°
Average Low 0.6° -17.44°
Mean Temperature 10° -12.22°
Record High 45° 7.22°
Record Low -48° -44.44°
Precipitation Inches Centimetres
Average Precip. 1.3 in 3.3 cm

Before You Visit

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