Savage Alpine Trail, Denali National Park and Preserve

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  • September 7, 2017
    This 4 mile trail starts either at Mile 12 or Mile 15 on Park Road. If you have a car you can park at either and then take a free shuttle back to your car. We wanted to see Denali so when asking aroun...  more »
  • September 4, 2017
    It is one of the few marked trails in the Park, you can hop from Mountain View or from the car park at Savage River. The round trip is about 10 km long and leads to a drop of about 400 m; Open the look at an overview of the Park and mount Denali in the distance. Moving up from Savage River the trail is steeper and more comfortable, vice versa if done in the other direction. For the stroke in the Woods (about 1 km side Mountain view) applies the general rule of making noise to avoid running into a bear.
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  • August 31, 2017
    We started our hike near the Savage campgrounds. We hiked just short of the top, but due to very strong winds we turned around. The views down in the valley were wonderful. Give this hike a try on a l...  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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