• 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

North Access Studies

North Access Feasibility Study (1997)
- Feasibility Study
- Study Area Map

North Access Visitor Facilities Study (2004)
- Final Visitor Facilities Study

North Denali Access Reconnaissance Study (2006)
This study was completed by the State of Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities and is not a National Park Service study. You may find information on the study by following this link.

Did You Know?

an arctic ground squirrel on its hind legs

Nearly 500 vegetation plots have been installed in Denali, to monitor climate change. Warmer temperatures allow woody plants to grow at higher elevations, invading the fragile and unique plants already in high alpine tundra - and threatening the animals that depend on those specialized plants.