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Address: Mile 238.9 Parks Highway, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
Phone Number: +1 888-303-1925
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Denali Outdoor Center (D.O.C.) is a full-service outfitter offering...

Denali Outdoor Center (D.O.C.) is a full-service outfitter offering whitewater rafting, mild-water float trips, kayaking, canoeing and mountain biking adventures on the boundary of Denali National Park, Alaska. We also offer lakeside nightly cabin rentals and camping at our premier location in Healy, Alaska on the shore of Otto Lake.For convenience, we have 2 office locations, one at Denali Park and the other in Healy, just 10 minutes north of the park entrance. We also provide free shuttle service to and from all local lodging, AKRR Depot, Denali Park Visitor Center and the Wilderness Access Center.Our operating season is from mid-May to mid-September and we are open 7 days from 7:00am to 10:00pm. Our winter hours are M-F 9:00am to 5:00pm Alaska Time.

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Canyon Run Whitewater Rafting in Denali National Park
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Loved the white water rapids tour!!

It didn't matter that it was 50 degrees in September. We were given wetsuits that kept us warm and a guide who kept us safe, informed and entertained!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 September 2016
Kellie B
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Mount Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States

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Mount Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

It didn't matter that it was 50 degrees in September. We were given wetsuits that kept us warm and a guide who kept us safe, informed and entertained!

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The Entrance, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Thanks to guide Matt, my white water rafting session was fabulous. Matt is a wild, informative and hilarious young American who took us through some fun Rapids rating around level 3and 4. Great scenery and exhilaration.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We took both the sightseeing and whitewater raft trip. Fantastic. Very well organized, safety minded, and just plain fun. The guides are extremely friendly and personalized the trip. Even this being the very tail end of the season everyone with DOC was friendly helpful and ready to please.

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Tempe, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Wow! What a great adventure. While here in Denali we decided to go river rafting on Nenana River with this company. While several of our friends went on the milder run, we decided to go all out ad do the white water run. Let me tell you, that water is COLD! It was a great experience and even though the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

We had a lovely little cabin overlooking the river. Toilets and kitchen etc. were in a separate building only 30m away, however the walk is not covered. The white water rafting was fantastic. Our guide Ty was excellent and really made the trip. Definitely recommend rafting with them.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

My husband and I and our 3 boys (ages, 16, 13, 11) did the 9:30 Canyon Run rafting trip. After checking in, you are given a dry suit to put on. Be sure you have recently used the bathroom - there is no getting out of this suit for several hours! Be sure to check that the seals on the... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

We have been on several white water rafting trips. This ride was almost non-stop action from the beginning to almost the very end. Class IV rapids so you are not going to flip over, but you do get splashed. Ask for Chad. He was great. Sit in the front of the raft if you want to get splashed or in... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Took the Canyon Run oar trip. Lots of fun. Recommendation - ride in front of the guide. Was a little bit more of a float than I expected but it was good for a first time raft trip. Guide was great and entertaining.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This company is so friendly and accommodating. I had to make several time changes and pick up changes because I was on a land tour and they were really patient with me. The team was very helpful in assisting me on putting in my gear (dry suit, shoes, head covering, and life vest). After hearing the safety rules and precautions,... More 

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Santa Clarita, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

My husband and I did the 1/2 day paddle and had such a great time. The first part started off gently but because the water levels were high we were soon having some thrilling rapids to do combat with. We saw double rainbows, beautiful rock formations, puffy clouds, all around gorgeous scenery. If you have any qualms about this ride... More 

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