• pond surrounded by green brush, reflecting a distant range of snow-covered mountains that are dominated by one massive mountain

    Denali

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

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  • Road Closure: Friday, September 26

    On Friday, September 26, a contractor will be working on a utility below the park road near Headquarters. Therefore, the road will be closed to all vehicle traffic at roughly Mile 3. The road will re-open on Saturday morning.

Resources for Distance Learning Programs

The videos on this page are meant to be used in conjunction with one of our distance learning programs.

 
Denali: The High One (Geology of the Mountain)

The video below is part of our geology distance learning program.
 

 

The Science of Sled Dogs

The videos below are a part of our "Science of Sled Dogs" distance learning program.

 

 

Did You Know?

a green hillside and a brown scar denoting where a landslide occurred

Warmer temperatures have led to dramatic thawing of permafrost. Thaw releases carbon, as once-frozen materials decompose, but allows increased plant growth. Researchers in Denali are studying whether thawing permafrost will increase or decrease world-wide carbon emissions.