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Denali National Park and Preserve Sights

Eielson Visitor Center

  • Information Center

Updated 08/19/2014

Fodor's Review

At Mile 66 on the Park Road is the Eielson Visitor Center, the park's pride and joy. LEED certified as a green building, Eielson offers amazing views of the mountain, the glaciers, and what happens to a landscape when glaciers go away. Inside is the usual interpretive material. Starting around the beginning of June, the center offers a daily guided walk, the Eielson Stroll, at 1 pm, an easy 45-minute exploration of the landscape. Another daily ranger-led experience, the

two-mile Eielson Alpine Hike, takes on a little rougher terrain. Guided hikes vary from day to day to minimize the impact on the surroundings. Guided snowshoe walks are also offered January–March on Saturday and Sunday, weather permitting.

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Sight Information

Address:

Mi 66 on Park Rd., Denali National Park, Alaska, United States

Sight Details:

  • June–mid-Sept. 9-7

Updated 08/19/2014

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