Denali is six million acres of wild land, bisected by one ribbon of road. Travelers along it see the relatively low-elevation taiga forest give way to high alpine tundra and snowy mountains, culminating in North America's tallest peak, 20,310' Denali. Wild animals large and small roam un-fenced lands, living as they have for ages. Solitude, tranquility and wilderness await. Read More
More than a mountain
A Century of Denali
Denali National Park celebrates its 100th birthday in 2017 with special events throughout the year. Find out how you can join in the fun!
Learn About the Denali Road Lottery
Learn about the annual Denali Road Lottery, an event that occurs each autumn. Applications to the lottery must be made from May 1 - May 31.
How to Explore Denali
Look for wildlife and wilderness during a bus trip into Denali. Most of the park's sole road is open only to buses during the summer season.
Find out how much of the road is open for you to drive, which campgrounds are open, and more.
Go to Summer Camp!
Youth camps allow kids to explore and learn about the park through hands-on adventures.
A goal for many visitors is to see a grizzly bear lumbering through the tundra, Denali is home to 39 mammals that vary from shrews to moose.
Last updated: May 1, 2017