Where to go from Talkeetna Alaska

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Talkeetna Alaska is a great place to view the northern lights. The view of Denali, the river, and dark skies make for a great place to stay.

Aurora Dora Gallery is located in downtown Talkeetna. Photography workshops are held at a nearby lodge.

Where to go to see the northern lights from Talkeetna:

Almost anywhere! The skies are dark enough you may not have to travel anywhere to see the aurora. Tall trees may block the view of the sky, so here are a few suggestions of where to go.

  • along the river, anywhere
  • along the river near downtown
  • Christensen Lake area
  • parking areas and pullouts on Talkeetna Spur Rd.
  • several lodges, hotels, and bnbs in the area
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