Explore Talkeetna

This trip post-cruise extension will introduce you to some dramatic landscapes and quintessential Alaskan experiences. It crams a lot in, and is ideal for outdoor enthusiasts and adventure lovers. Highlights include a flightseeing journey of the Great Gorge of the Ruth Glacier, a hike on Glacier Rock Lake, and a Three Rivers jetboat adventure.


  • Accommodations at rustically elegant Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge and timeless Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage.
  • Checking out Alaskan critters at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center.
  • Scenic Alyeska aerial tram ride gawking at more mountains than you can shake a stick at.
  • Jaw-dropping floatplane flight through the stunning Great Gorge of the Ruth Glacier and landing on spectacular Moraine Lake, including an exclusive Denali backcountry hike with an expert wilderness guide.
  • Being whisked into the heart of the wilderness through beautiful Chulitna River Gorge aboard an exciting river jetboat with an experienced captain and naturalist.
  • Meeting famed Iditarod artist, Jon Van Zyle and his friendly huskies, including a private studio tour.

The Route


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