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    Denali

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Backcountry Information Center

Backcountry Information Center

The backcountry desk is located at Mile 1 on the Park Road, adjacent to the Wilderness Access Center.

Opening date: May 15, 2012
Closing date: September 18, 2012
Daily hours: 9 am - 6 pm

Click here to learn about how you can acquire a summer backcountry camping permit

 
The Backcountry Information Center
The Backcountry Information Center
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Did You Know?

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Visibility is an important component of measuring Denali's air quality. Visibility data, such as that from the Wonder Lake camera, supplements chemical data from filter samples. Air here is still clean, but traces of pollution from local, regional and international sources exists on filter samples.