• 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

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?

close view of Arnica, a small yellow flower

Over 650 species of flowering plants as well as many species of mosses, lichens, fungi, algae, and others grace the slopes and valleys of Denali.