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Getting to the Denali Backcountry Adventure

The Denali Backcountry Adventure departs from the Denali Cabins located at Mile 229 on the George Parks Highway just eight miles south of the Denali National Park entrance. We are happy to pick passengers up from other Denali Park Entrance lodges. Before you book, we must know where you need to be picked up at so we can schedule it. Please call 877.259.6381 or if you book online, add your pick-up location to the "Special Requests" box so we can plan to get you! 

Driving from Fairbanks

  • Head south on the AK-3 ramp towards Anchorage.
  • Continue for 0.5 miles and merge onto the A4 E/AK-3 N/Interstate A4.
  • Travel on the George Parks Highway for 126 miles.

COMPLIMENTARY PARKING

Free parking is available in our private lot.

NO CAR? NO WORRIES

You may also reach the Cabins by motorcoach or railContact us to learn more.

GPS Coordinates: 
Driving here in a car with GPS? Enter the following coordinates into your GPS unit:
Latitude 63°38'03.0"N and Longitude 148°47'13.3"W.

2018 Schedule

The Denali Backcountry Adventure runs daily from June 5 – September 13, 2018

 

6 AM Board at Denali Cabins, Mile 229, George Parks Highway
6:10 – 6:30 AM Pick-up from area hotels in Denali Canyon & begin your Denali Backcountry Adventure
12:30 PM* Lunch and activities included at Denali Backcountry Lodge
2:30 PM Depart for return trip, continue searching for wildlife
7:30 PM* Return to Park entrance and Denali Canyon area

* Times are approximate

PLEASE NOTE: We schedule passenger pick-ups based on request only. We are able to ONLY pick up passengers from the following lodges in the Denali Park Entrance area: 

  • Denali Cabins
  • Denali Grizzly Bear
  • Denali Park Village
  • McKinley Chalet
  • Grande Denali Lodge
  • Denali Bluffs Hotel
  • Princess Lodge 
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