Rock Creek Trail, Denali National Park and Preserve

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  • July 26, 2016
    This is a nice hike if you're headed to the kennels. Takes you through some thick forest and has some moderate elevation gain.  more »
  • July 25, 2016
    Since you spend most of your time in Denali on a bus, it was nice to get out on the trail. Great mushrooms, nice birch trees with moose rubs on them, a few nice views. Not spectacular and we didn't se...  more »
  • July 14, 2016
    Easy but nice trail. Uneven footing and narrow in some spots. We passed 10 people going the opposite way. We carried bear spray and wore bells mostly because we saw a few bears from the bus the day be...  more »

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Where to stay in Denali National Park and Preserve

Six campgrounds sit inside Denali National Park; five are open in summer and one provides camping year-round. A few privately owned wilderness lodges occupy private land within the park. Most visitors stay outside the park in hotels, motels, lodges, inns, and bed and breakfasts. You'll find most of these in the towns of Healy and Cantwell, 17.7 km (11 mi) and 48.3 km (30 mi) south of the park, respectively. Most businesses list their address as a milepost. The park's entrance sits at mile 237 on the highway, with mile markers increasing as you head north.
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