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Denali National Park & Preserve, AK

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Arctic Ground Squirrel
Arctic Ground Squirrel

One of Denali's more ubiquitous residents, an Arctic ground squirrel.

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The Alaska Range
The Alaska Range

The scenery of the Alaska Range is a highlight for many visitors to Denali.

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Mount McKinley
Mount McKinley

The highest point in North America, Mount McKinley is located in the heart of Denali National Park and Preserve

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Dall sheep
Dall sheep

Congress created Denali in 1917 with the express purpose of protecting the area's Dall sheep population, which were under threat from market hunters helping feed the gold rush crowds of the early 20th century.

NPS / Nathan Kostegian

Summer in Denali
Summer in Denali

While some years are dry, Denali typically sees light rain showers throughout June, July and August.

NPS Photo / Kent Miller

Stony Overlook
Stony Overlook

A popular spot in Denali, Stony Overlook offers a great view of Mount McKinley when skies are clear.

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Denali National Park & Preserve

Denali is six million acres of wild land, bisected by one ribbon of road. Travelers along it see the relatively low-elevation taiga forest give way to high alpine tundra and snowy mountains, culminating...[more]

Address

Denali National Park & Preserve
P.O. Box 9
Denali Park, AK 99755
Phone:(907) 683 2294
Email:denali_info@nps.gov

Directions

You can reach Denali from Anchorage or Fairbanks via Alaska State Highway 3. Visit http://www.nps.gov/dena/planyourvisit/directions.htm for more details.

Activities
  • AUTO TOURING AUTO TOURING
  • BIKING BIKING
  • CAMPING CAMPING
  • CLIMBING CLIMBING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HUNTING HUNTING
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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