General Management Plan
The General Management Plan (GMP) for Denali National Park and Preserve consists of an original 1986 GMP and three major amendments addressing the park entrance area and road corridor, south side development, and backcountry management.
Consolidated General Management Plan - A large (9 mb) PDF download containing the GMP and all three major amendment plans described lower on this page.
General Management Plan (1986) -A separate page describing the 1986 plan and offering downloads of specific sections of the plan.
Did You Know?
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.