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Keystone Canyon

Valdez, AK
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Lovely drive and views of waterfalls

Drove through Keystone Canyon from Chitna to Valdez. It was awesome to drive through, and we... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Shelly D
Beautiful drive!!

My wife and I passed through the canyon while driving from the Copper Princess Wilderness Lodge in... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
MT1
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Aurora, Colorado
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Area known for great river rafting.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“horsetail falls” (16 reviews)
“bridal veil” (10 reviews)
“thompson pass” (12 reviews)
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Valdez, AK
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Drove through Keystone Canyon from Chitna to Valdez. It was awesome to drive through, and we stopped at Bridal Veil Falls and Horseshoe falls. Great views to stop on the side and take in the view.

Thank Shelly D
Reviewed 1 October 2017

My wife and I passed through the canyon while driving from the Copper Princess Wilderness Lodge in Copper Center to Valdez to take a glacier cruise. Even thought it was a very overcast drive with some light rain/fog off and on during our trip, it...More

Thank MT1
Reviewed 22 September 2017

What an amazing place and canyon to see! Have only seen it in winter while heliskiing with Blackops Valdez. We would drive through the canyon from the lodge each morning and night and the ice fall are amazing to say the least! We saw folks...More

Thank paully692017
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The waterfalls were spectacular, due to the rain. Well worth slowing down and pulling over a few times.

Thank Kara G
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We have driven through Keystone Canyon for many years and are always pulling over to gawk at the beautiful waterfalls. Top it off, the history behind the canyon is just super cool! Plenty of photo opportunities here, good for stretching the legs and just marveling...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The highlight of our drive to Valdez. We had a clear sunny day and could stop and watch the view. We were told that we got a good day, usually when its rainy, the route is foggy and people miss the whole scenery.

Thank CoffeeMust
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I traveled to Valdez from Girdwood the first week of June 2017. I had read on here that the drive from Anchorage to Valdez was one of the most scenic drives in the state and that is the truth. I had never been to the...More

Thank rbrownintn
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We did a lot of driving in Alaska, and this was a very cool surprise on our way to Valdez from Anchorage. In driving around Anchorage, Seward and Talkeetna we saw a great deal of stunning scenery. None of it more dramatic or impressive than...More

Thank PaulTex97
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

A beautiful narrow canyon with at least 5 big, wonderful waterfalls. The biggest are Bridalvale and Horsetail. They are about 100 yards apart on opposite sides of the road. Both falls have large parking lots to stop for photos. Bridalvale is viewable across the river...More

1  Thank Steven f
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Our drive from FL to AK via AlCan Highway yielded many breathtaking views. Driving thru Keystone Canyon was among the best! We drove thru twice!! Were especially impressed by the massive number of waterfalls, including Bridal Veil and Horsetail. Exquisite!

Thank Jjparker95
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