• 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 30 (Teklanika River)

    The Denali Park Road is currently open to Mile 30, Teklanika River. If wintry conditions occur, the road may close at some point closer to the park entrance. More »

Common Flight Routes

The most common flight routes that are flown by commercial operators in and around Denali National Park & Preserve can be found by following the links below.

Talkeetna Flight Routes
Those routes most often flown by commercial operators out of the Talkeetna State Airport

Denali Flight Routes
Those routes most often flown by commercial operators out of the following airports: Healy, Kantishna, Cantwell, Nenana River Heliport, McKinley Park & private airstrips near the Park.

Be advised that there are also flight seeing tours, both commercial and private that depart both Anchorage and Fairbanks airports.

Because of changing weather conditions flights routes are often very fluid. Pay close attention to the weather and report your position often.

Did You Know?

three brown snowshoe hares

Natural sound is a matter of life and death to animals relying on complex communications. Intrusions of noise can adversely impact some wildlife, and some visitors' experiences. Denali soundscapes have been monitored since 2000, to help park managers understand Denali's natural sounds