Which Bus Should You Choose?
There are numerous ways to explore Denali, but the best way to see as much of the park as possible during a summer visit is by bus. There are several choices of bus trip in Denali, and picking one (or more) to take can be confusing.
ePlanner: Which Bus is Right for You?
This application is an interactive exploration of the various bus trips offered in Denali. It is arranged by a series of common visitor interests, offering bus suggestions for those wishing to view wildlife; to hike; etc.
Throughout the application, you'll see forward and backward arrows - click them to progress through the app.
Launch the application by clicking on the image below, or click here (6 MB).
A few technical notes:
For technical reasons*, this product uses Adobe Flash Player, which you can download for free from Adobe.
Again, this product is about 6 MB, so it could take several minutes to load on a non-broadband connection. Problems? Please contact us.
* We apologize if your web device cannot use Adobe Flash Player, but Flash is currently the only multimedia platform compatible with our website content management system.
The chart below is a stripped-down version of the interactive feature above. Use it to determine the best bus trip or trips for you, based on what you wish to do while in Denali.
Did You Know?
Warmer average temperatures over several decades have resulted in expansion of woody vegetation. If this warming trend continues, it will change Alaska's ecosystems and drastically alter the physical appearance of Denali's landscape, as treeline marches higher up the mountains.