Spring Road Opening


Spring Road Opening Blog


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Every spring, Denali's road warriors set out in heavy equipment to clear a winter full of ice and snow from the park road. Periodic photos and updates let the public track their progress as we prepare first for the public opening and then for the start of the bus season in mid-May.

SRO Update for March 23, 2018

March 23, 2018 Posted by: Riley Tingue, Road Crew Supervisor

Today's crew made it to upper Hogan and continued cleaning up from this weeks snow storm. They've passed through the multiple drifts from Primrose to Hogan and are putting the finishing touches on that segment of road.


Plan a Spring Visit

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    Plan a Spring Visit

    Snow can linger, but spring is sure to bring sunlight and comparatively warm temps. Plan a trip before the busy summer season!

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    Birds by the Seasons

    In late spring Denali fills with the songs of a diversity of birds. Explore this section to learn about which birds to expect when.

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    Current Conditions

    Find out how much of the road is open for you to drive, which campgrounds are open, and more.


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