6½ Hours Duration
From leaving the office to return
22-Mile River Float
Combining Canyon Run & McKinley Floats
A Mixed Adventure
From mellow floating to class IV rapids
To and from local lodgings
Combine the Whitewater thrill of the Canyon Run with the scenic beauty of McKinley Run on this in-depth Denali rafting experience! The Healy Express raft trip is a half-day experience that takes you into the beautiful Denali wilderness while providing a true Alaskan adventure. With both oar rafts and paddle rafts, this experience is perfect for experienced rafters and first-timers alike! With the oar raft, all you need to do is sit back, hold on tight, and take it all in. On the paddle raft, a great option for those who want to be more involved in the rafting experience, you’ll be expected to be an active participant following your expert guide’s instructions as you head down the river. Either way, the Healy Express Rafting tour will both fill you with excitement and awe you with the natural beauty around you.
Beginning with convenient pickup from local lodgings, you’ll then proceed on to gear fitting where each member of your crew will be outfitted in dry gear to keep you warm on your trip down the river. From launch, you’ll first head down the McKinley Run portion of your tour. This portion of the Nenana river features class II & II rapids and is the most scenic section of the river. You’ll get to sit back and enjoy the views for this part of your Denali Rafting tour before the excitement really sets in. As the Healy Express Rafting tour takes you into Canyon Run, you’ll be greeted with rough Alaskan whitewater. Featuring rapids such as “Cable Car,” “Ice Worm,” and “Coffee Grinder,” this 2-hour stretch of the tour will have you holding on tight and grinning with excitement! After 4 full hours on the river, the Healy Express Rafting will leave you with wild Alaskan memories to last a lifetime. So grab your warm layers & sense of adventure, and book your seats early on this exclusive Denali rafting tour.