Talkeetna - a Winter Wonderland

Don’t miss out on one of Alaska’s best kept secrets… wintertime in Talkeetna! Just a short 2-hour drive from Anchorage, Talkeetna is a convenient and fun winter destination for nordic skiing, snowshoeing, dog sledding and snowmobiling. Just a short trip across the frozen river gives snowmobilers to access to miles of trails north of the Petersville Road in nearby Trapper Creek and then come and warm-up in Talkeetna after a long day of riding. Take a flight above the Alaska Range for some spectacular winter views of the frozen rivers and landscapes below. New to our winter activities is zipline tours, take a journey through the treetops and see breathtaking views of Alaska & Mt. Mckinley! In the evenings enjoy arts and entertainment, the chase the Northern Lights (undisturbed by city lights), or take part in one of our unique community classes ranging from pie making classes to solar power classes or just relax by a fire with a good book from our public library or from one of the bookstores — it’s a great way to spend a winter . When you come to Talkeetna you’re in for a special treat and memorable lifetime experiences.