Alaska Train Adventures


Alaska by rail is most memorable experience.

riding the train back from Chilkoot hike in Alaska

riding the train back from Chilkoot hike in Alaska

You can strike out into the mountains of the Yukon on the same narrow-gauge railroad used by the gold rushers of 1898.

In fact, you can incorporate this train into heli-hiking, backpack trips on the Chilkoot Goldrush Trail, and other mountain adventures too.

 

You can train down along the Cook Inlet coast for supreme waterfront vistas, or to Whittier for a 26-Glacier cruise where the one-way railroad tunnel is shared with cars!

 

And the Alaskan train to Denali National Park may very well be the highlight of your entire trip.  On your 5-hour journey, you can enjoy breakfast in the full-service dining car, wonder at the artifacts in the small museum car,  and meet the conductor who delivers a newspaper each day to off-the-grid homesteaders as the train chugs past.

Choose between glass-domed luxury cars or open-air platforms.  Both deliver to you a train adventure that you will not soon forget!

Contact Melanie to create your Denali lodging and guide experience, once you arrive at the Denali terminal.

 

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