More than a Mountain

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 in North America's tallest peak, 20,310' Denali. Wild animals large and small roam un-fenced lands, living as they have for ages. Solitude, tranquility and wilderness await. Read More

The Riley Fire in Denali National Park at sunset.
Riley Fire Updates

Get news and daily updates on the Riley Fire and park services.

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How to Explore Denali in Summer

Look for wildlife and wilderness during a bus trip in Denali. Most of the sole road is open only to buses during summer (May 20–mid-Sept.).

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Current Conditions

Check here for the latest updates on closures, current road status, and changes to park operations due to the Pretty Rocks landslide.

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Things to Do

Explore the many activities Denali offers to visitors of all ages and experience levels.

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Wildlife Safety

Rugged wildlife habitats can intimidate even the savviest hiker. Follow these guidelines to enjoy a fun, safe field trip.

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The Latest Mountaineering Field Reports

Read the latest blog posts on Denali Dispatches, a mountaineering blog that details the events of the climbing season.

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Learn where you can drive, where you can ride a bus, and where to hike with road maps and trail maps.

Last updated: July 4, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

PO Box 9
Denali Park, AK 99755


907 683-9532
A ranger is available 9 am to 4 pm daily (except on major holidays). If you reach the voicemail, please leave a message and we'll call you back as soon as we finish with the previous caller.

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