Kantishna Roadhouse

Kantishna Roadhouse offers an all-inclusive once in a lifetime Alaskan travel experience.

Located 90 miles into Denali National Park, in a remote area where few are lucky enough to travel, you will find adventure, tranquility, and an escape from every-day modern life. Your stay includes deluxe log cabin accommodations, meals, a variety of daily activities, hiking opportunities, naturalist programs, and the chance to observe wildlife and experience the breathtaking scenery of Denali Park — up close and personal. Come and experience true Alaskan hospitality in this historic backcountry lodge.

Kantishna Roadhouse Lodge is operating on a fly-in only basis. 2024 dates of operation are June 4 – September 14.

Day trips are available! Hop on a Cessna 206 aircraft for an exclusive 6-hour adventure in the backcountry of Denali.

  • Flight seeing tour of the Alaska Range, Mount Denali, rivers, lands, and more
  • Explore historic building with great opportunities for photos
  • Nature trail hike
  • Gold panning
  • Enjoy lunch at Kantishna Roadhouse
  • See animals of Denali in their natural habitat

Kantishna Wilderness Trails

Due to the Denali Park Road closure at mile 43, Kantishna Wilderness Trails is unable to operate tours. We welcome you to visit Kantishna Roadhouse for an all-inclusive adventure, and come back when Kantishna Wilderness Trails are operating. 


This joint venture is owned by Doyon, Limited and ARAMARK, an international food, facilities, and uniform services company that currently holds a long-term concession contract for Denali Park.

Each year, Denali Park welcomes over 500,000 visitors from around the world. The concession contract includes a variety of operations serving visitors and Alaska residents looking to explore this pristine national park.

The venture provides a range of operations, including bus tours, transportation services, campground operations, facilities and hotel reservation management, retail and food services. The Denali Park bus system managed by Doyon/ARAMARK provides transportation to approximately 300,000 passengers during the park’s short operating season, which runs from mid-May to mid-September. 

Denali has stood tall over the Alaskan Interior — and the Athabascan people — for millennia.

Taking a holistic approach to statewide tourism, connecting modern-day travel with historic traditions.


Na-Dena` is a joint venture owned by Doyon, Limited and Huna Totem CorporationNa-Dena` connects both the Athabascan and Tlingit cultures and languages. In Tlingit “naa” and Athabascan “dene,” both mean people or tribe. 

The joint venture acquired 80 percent of Alaska Independent Coach Tours LLC, which operates over 100 motorcoaches from five different locations including Juneau, Ketchikan, Skagway, and Sitka, Alaska, and in Seattle, WA, as Pacific Alaska Tours. The combined companies offer tours and transportation to major cruise lines visiting Alaska during the summer months. Alaska Coach Tours has 30 full-time employees adding an additional 120 team members during the peak summer months. 

The new joint venture is taking a holistic approach to statewide tourism, connecting the modern-day traveler with historic traditions, crafting new turnkey excursion packages and building value for Huna Totem and Doyon shareholders by creating jobs in a sustainable industry for future generations.