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Is the Denali Visitor Center worth a stop?

Can You backpack in Denali National Park?

  • Backpackers may also receive their required, free permit to backpack in the park. In fall, winter and spring, the Murie Science and Learning Center (MSLC) acts as the park's main visitor center. Upon arriving in Denali, travel 1.5 miles down the road until you see signs for the Denali Visitor Center.

Where can I buy food in Denali?

  • Note: This is the only restaurant in Denali, although snacks and some food can be purchased at the Denali Bus Depot or Riley Creek Mercantile. Adjacent to the grill, the park store is the nearest gift shop to the visitor center.

Can you visit Denali in the winter?

  • The Denali Visitor Center is open in summer only. In winter, visitors can stop by the Murie Science & Learning Center to speak with a park ranger. Stop by the Denali Visitor Center's information desk to answer questions about your visit. NPS Photo

image-Is the Denali Visitor Center worth a stop?
image-Is the Denali Visitor Center worth a stop?
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