McKinley Scenic Run

Enjoy a scenic rafting trip near the entrance of Denali National Park, Alaska with a taste of whitewater rafting.

A great trip for families! Hold on and enjoy your introduction to rafting in Alaska. You may see moose, sheep, caribou and bear, as you raft downstream 11 miles. The most scenic portion of the Nenana River gives you thrilling, yet enjoyable rafting.

You have your choice of Oar Rafts or Paddle Rafts (must have 5 participants to paddle).

The McKinley Run

  • Two hours on the water.
  • Class I, II, with one III.
  • $97.00 per person oar raft.
  • $97.00 per person paddle raft (12 & older, requires 5 paddlers).
  • $72.00 children ages 5 to 11.
  • Recommended age 5 years and older.
  • Plan to be with us for 3 hours.
  • Daily Check in times:
    • 7:30 a.m. (May 20th to Aug 23rd)
    • 12:30 p.m. (May 20th to Sept 10th)
    • 6:30 p.m. (May 20th to Aug 23rd)

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McKinley Run
2 Hour
mild water
Class II to III
Canyon Run
2 Hour
Healy Express
4 Hours mild
to whitewater
II to IV
4 Hour Scenic
1st 4 Hours
of Full Day
Full Day
2 Hours mild
+ Healy Express
I to IV

Booking & Cancellation policy: To book a raft tour a 50% deposit is required at time of booking. Cancellations after time of booking will incur a 10% cancellation fee, there will be no refund available for trips cancelled within 48 hours of departure time. All trips depart rain or shine.

All rates are for 2018 rafting season.
Prices are subject to change without notice
Trips are offered from May 20th to September 10th seasonally.
We offer discounts for AAA, Military, and groups of 10 or more. Call or email for more information. Last minute arrivals are always welcome, but to guarantee space on the trip of your choice, reservations are highly recommended. Trips fill up quickly, so please make reservations early.
Experience Denali rafting whitewater to scenic trips at their finest!