• 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 Open to: Mile 15 (Savage River)

    The Denali Park Road is open to Mile 15, Savage River. Conditions beyond this point prevent vehicle travel, though pedestrian travel is permitted. More »

Eating & Sleeping

Camping

Denali is home to six established campgrounds, three of which are open to tent or vehicle camping (RVs, etc) and three of which can only be used by tent campers. Learn more about campgrounds in Denali.

In addition, visitors may backpack nearly anywhere in Denali's six million acres. Learn more about backpacking in Denali.

Lodging

Unlike some national parks, there are no Park Service-run accommodations in Denali. There are a handful of privately owned and operated lodges in the park, as well as a wide range of accommodations outside of the park. Learn more about lodging in and around Denali.

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.