Fly Denali, Inc offers flightseeing tours and air taxi services from the Denali National Park entrance.



Charter services are available from the Denali National Park entrance. We offer a variety of scenic tours, but specialize in glacier landing flights!!


Fly Denali, Inc has an excellent safety record, and has been flying since 1992. Fly Denali, Inc is an Alaskan owned and operated small business with a dedication to safety and providing a once-in-a-lifetime experience.


Fly Denali, Inc is a National Park Service concessionaire with permission to land inside Denali National Park.


Fly Denali, Inc is proud of its excellent safety record. Pilots and staff are constantly trained on flight routes, weather, glacier landing conditions, communication, and technology to ensure continued safety and passenger comfort.
Our maintenance staff is available around the clock to provide constant mechanical updates and improvements.


Fly Denali, Inc. was founded by Jim Trumbull. Two other owners, Jay Wattum and David McRae, joined the company in 2014.

Jim is a former Denali National Park seasonal ranger and biological technician, with backcountry and mountaineering expertise. Jim’s experience in the Park and Alaska brings unique knowledge to our tours and allows us to provide a world-class wilderness experience.

Jay was born into an Alaskan aviation family. Jay has over 10,000 hours of flight time and brings not only a love of aviation but a love of Alaska to his work. Jay's wife and father provide Fly Denali with outstanding bookkeeping and maintenance support.

David also is a long time Alaskan pilot. David has a back ground in commercial fishing as well as flying. Customers return with high praise for David's abilities, making them feel comfortable on a small plane while explaining the geology and natural history of the area.


Our pilots have over 100,000 combined hours of flying. They return year after year for the most exciting job in the world.


Our experienced staff of locals can give you the answers and advice that only comes from having "been there".


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Fly Denali, Inc has an excellent safety record.

With Fly Denali, Inc, everyone gets a window seat, and can talk directly to their pilot.