Many activities are possible in the areas immediately outside of Denali. White-water rafting, flight-seeing, heli-hiking and wagon rides are just some of the various activities offered by businesses in the communities surrounding the park.
Did You Know?
In 1908, Charles Sheldon – a hunter and naturalist – described in his journal the idea of a park that would allow visitors to enjoy the beauty he saw while visiting Alaska. In 1917 his vision became reality, with the creation of Mount McKinley National Park.