Educational Fee Waiver
All individuals over 15 years old must pay a $10 entrance fee to enter Denali unless they qualify for a fee exemption. By law, to qualify for an Educational Fee Waiver you must meet three criteria:
1) Eligibility Criteria:
2) Education Purpose Criteria:
3) Relevance of Park Resources Criteria: Applicants must provide a written statement with itinerary identifying the park resources and/or facilities that will be used to support the educational purpose of the visit, and describe how they are relevant to that purpose.
If you determine that you are eligible:
Please discuss the following points with students and chaperones prior to your visit:
Arrangements for group activities should be made several months in advance of your visit. We appreciate your continued support of the Fee Waiver Program.
Did You Know?
Warmer average temperatures over several decades have resulted in expansion of woody vegetation. If this warming trend continues, it will change Alaska's ecosystems and drastically alter the physical appearance of Denali's landscape, as treeline marches higher up the mountains.