Denali or Mt. McKinley?
What's in a name? Surprisingly, a lot. Learn more about what the mountain is called and why.
The First Ascent of Denali
On June 7, 1913, four people stood on the top of Denali for the first time. Discover more about this historic climb.
History of the Park Road
From the 1920's to the present the Denali Park Road has been an important method of connecting visitors with their National Park.
Snapshots from the Past
Explore park history through a tour of the park road with this free book written by Jane Bryant.
Crown Jewel of the North-Volume 1
The park administrative history explores everything from the park's creation to the colorful people who lived here.
Selected Documents and Reports
Last updated: February 18, 2022