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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Evening Ranger Talk

    • Time: 8:00 PM to 8:45 PM
    • Location: Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 06/01/2016 to 08/31/2016

    Join a Ranger for a talk on a variety of topics using images and props. Please note, this program is in Talkeetna, Alaska, about 2 hours south of the main park entrance.

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    • Location: Varies
    • Fees: Varies
    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Celebrate the National Park Service’s 100th birthday by retracing the steps of some of Denali’s most influential conservationists with an Alaska Geographic educator. This is a multi-day field course.

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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Mountaineering Talk

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 AM
    • Location: Talkeetna Museum
    • Fees: $3 (museum admission fee)
    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Everyday from 06/01/2016 to 09/01/2016

    Join a NPS Ranger for a 30-45 minute talk around a scale model of Denali. Please note that this program is in Talkeetna, Alaska, about 2 hours south of the main park entrance.

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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Ranger-led Activities

    • Location: Various locations
    • Fees: free
    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Everyday from 05/20/2016 to 09/15/2016

    Join a ranger for a hike, talk or sled dog demonstration.

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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Shuttle and Tour Bus Service in Denali

    • Location: Denali National Park and Preserve
    • Fees: prices vary
    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Everyday from 05/20/2016 to 09/15/2016

    6 million acres, just one road! See the wilderness of the park via one of a variety of narrated tour or non-narrated shuttle bus trips. Main season is June - September, though you'll still find options in late May and early September.

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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Sled Dog Demonstration

    • Location: Sled Dog Kennels (Mile 3.1, Denali Park Road)
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Everyday from 05/15/2016 to 09/20/2016

    Denali's most popular program is a demonstration in the park sled dog kennels. Learn about the history of the park dogs and watch a ranger ride a sled pulled by a small dog team.

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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Celebrate Founder's Day!

    • Time: 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM
    • Location: Riley Creek Day Use Area
    • Fees: free
    Thursday, August 25, 2016

    Celebrate the day that the Organic Act was signed. This Act created the National Park Service 100 years ago.

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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Morning Walk with a Ranger

    • Time: 8:15 AM to 9:00 AM
    • Location: Downtown Talkeetna
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, August 25, 2016

    Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly from 06/02/2016 to 09/01/2016

    Meet Ranger Laura on Main and C Streets (Talkeetna Roadhouse) for a 45 minute stroll in the area. Please note, this program is in Talkeetna, Alaska, located about 2 hours south of the main park entrance.

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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Summer Speaker Series

    • Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Location: Murie Science and Learning Center (Mile 1.4, Denali Park Road)
    • Fees: free
    Friday, August 26, 2016

    Join our Alaska Geographic host for a presentation of the Summer Speaker Series, occurring several evenings a week and featuring researchers and other experts from various fields.

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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Open House on Trails in Denali

    • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Location: McKinley Village Community Center
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, August 30, 2016

    We need to hear from you! Join park staff for a Denali Trails Strategy Open House at the McKinley Village Community Center.

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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Autumn Odyssey

    • Location: Varies
    • Fees: Varies
    Wednesday, August 31, 2016

    Join long time Denali resident and naturalist Nan Eagleson to uncover an intriguing web of stories taking place during the short autumn season on this multi-day field course.

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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Road Lottery

    • Location: Denali National Park and Preserve
    • Fees: $10 non-refundable entry fee to enter the lottery; $25 road travel permit, if you are drawn in the lottery
    Friday, September 16, 2016

    The Denali Road Lottery is an opportunity for the public to enter a lottery system, winners from which are able to purchase a day-pass to drive the park road in their own vehicles.

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  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Military Appreciation Day

    • Location: Throughout the park
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 17, 2016

    Active duty members of the military are invited to participate in Military Appreciation Day! The day works much like the Denali Road Lottery, except that permits to drive the park road are assigned by the military.

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Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 9
Denali Park, AK 99755

Phone:

(907) 683-9532
General park information. The phone is answered 9 am - 4 pm daily, except on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. If you reach the voicemail, please leave a message with your number and we'll call you back as soon as we finish helping the visitor on the line ahead of you.

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