Denali National Park

Established in 1917 with the mission of conserving wildlife, Denali National Park encompasses 6 million acres of Alaska’s wilderness, and is often seen as the crown jewel of the National Park System.  Flaunting complete unaltered ecosystems, countless rivers, glaciers and expanses of tundra, and the tallest peak in North America, Denali is not to be missed. Since it’s creation, Denali National Park has been the laboratory of a phenomenal group of scientists who have been able to study the magic of an intact subarctic ecosystem.  From Denali’s famed wolves to the abundant caribou and moose populations, the Park holds within its boundaries one of the most incredibly diverse, stable, and most studied wildlife populations in Alaska.  Denali has also provided the venue for some of the most amazing feats of exploration in North American history.  From the first ascent of The Great One (Denali) to rugged circumnavigations of the park, Denali’s size and magnitude attracts explorers from around the globe.  Alaska Alpine Adventures has been guiding trips to Denali since 2003.  From hiking to backpacking trips in Denali, our crew of Alaska guides knows the park well.

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  • Activities
    • Hiking
    • Backpacking
  • Wildlife
    • Brown Bears
    • Golden Eagles
    • Moose
    • Black Bears
  • Terrain Features
    • Mountains
    • Rivers
    • Waterfalls
    • Glaciers
    • Glacial Valley
    • Ice Field
    • Lakes
    • Tundra
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Available Trips in Denali National Park

Backpacking Denali National Park - 10 Day
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DURATION: 10 days
LENGTH: 50 miles
SEASON: Summer

For well over a decade, Alaska Alpine Adventures has been pioneering new backpacking routes through Alaska’s spectacular national parks and wildlife refuges, and while we’ve explored some of the most wild and remote parks the state has to offer, we’ve...

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Ultimate Alaska Multisport - Prince William Sound, Chugach & Denali National Park

DURATION: 9 days
LENGTH: 600+ miles
SEASON: Summer

Potentially Alaska's best adventure sampler!  Explore Prince William Sound from the cockpit of a sea kayak, don crampons and climb glacier ice in the Matanuska Valley, and board a float plane for a spectacular flight into Denali National Park, where...

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Denali Unexplored - Winter Basecamp Snowshoeing

DURATION: 4 days
LENGTH: 20 miles
SEASON: March-May

Experience the winter wilderness of Denali National Park!  Combine genuine remote Alaska solitude, a visit to the quaint town of Talkeetna, an amazing round trip scenic ski-plane flight into Denali National Park, and a 3-hour train ride, with the greatest...

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Source to Sea Multisport - Kenai Fjords, Wrangell-St. Elias & Denali National Parks
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DURATION: 12 days
LENGTH: 600+ miles
SEASON: Summer

Ready for Alaska's ultimate lodge-based hiking, sport fishing, kayaking, rafting, and glacier adventure? Welcome to Alaska Alpine Adventures' Source to Sea Multisport!  Alaska's greatest asset may be its astounding diversity, and the state’s superlatives simply defy the imagination. Alaska is...

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Denali Unexplored - Basecamp Hiking Photo Safari

DURATION: 4 days
LENGTH: 15+ miles
SEASON: Summer

Combine Denali’s most authentic 3-night experience with photo instruction with Alaska’s Carl Battreal!   With authentic Alaska solitude, a great scenic flight, an amazing basecamp hiking trip in Alaska, and the real Denali National Park, this  experience is clearly Alaska's most...

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Denali Discovery - Hike Denali National Park & Cruise Prince William Sound

DURATION: 8 days
LENGTH: 150+ miles
SEASON: Summer

Alaska Alpine Adventures has teamed up with Discovery Voyages to offer one of Alaska's most amazing combination adventures. Spend 4 days hiking in the heart of Denali National Park before exploring Prince William Sound for 3 days & 2 nights...

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Ski Denali - Denali National Park

DURATION: 7 days
LENGTH: 25+ miles
SEASON: March-May

Join Alaska Alpine Adventures for an exclusive 7-day backcountry ski trip deep in the heart of Denali National Park! Accessing the south side of Denali by bush ski-plane, you'll spend 5-nights winter camping at our comfortable basecamp location within the...

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Denali Unexplored - Basecamp Hiking in Denali National Park
FEATURED

DURATION: 4 days
LENGTH: 20+ miles
SEASON: Summer

Denali’s most authentic 3-night experience!  Combine genuine remote Alaska solitude, a visit to the quaint town of Talkeetna, an amazing round trip scenic floatplane flight into Denali National Park, and a 3-hour train ride, with the greatest basecamp hiking trip...

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Backpacking Denali National Park - 7 Day

DURATION: 7 days
LENGTH: 35+ miles
SEASON: Summer

Our exclusive 7-day backpacking trip in Denali National Park is a shorter, but no less spectacular, version of our amazing 10-day adventure through the biggest mountains in North America and the crown jewel of the National Park system!  With float...

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