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Denali National Park and Preserve
Offers great opportunities for viewing wildlife.

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Denali
Denali
America's tallest peak, this 20,320-foot mountain is the most famous part of this national park.
Attraction type: Mountains
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Husky Homestead
Husky Homestead
Owner description: Enjoy a warm welcome and experience a true Alaskan lifestyle at Husky Homestead—home of Iditarod Champion, Jeff King. Husky Homestead is widely heralded as an authentic look into... more Owner description: Enjoy a warm welcome and experience a true Alaskan lifestyle at Husky Homestead—home of Iditarod Champion, Jeff King. Husky Homestead is widely heralded as an authentic look into rural lifestyles based on 40 years of Alaskan adventures: from freight hauling on Denali to crossing the finish line in Nome, Alaska with a champion Iditarod team. Cuddle puppies upon arrival and share an intimate view of the Alaskan Husky as the team explodes from the dog yard and runs on our treadmill before hitting the trail for a training run. Get a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into creating a championship team and carving a life in Alaska's Interior. Hear compelling stories from the trail and see actual racing sleds, arctic survival gear and equipment used to traverse 1100 miles of Alaska's most rugged terrain. Our 2017 tour season begins May 10th and ends on September 21st. Special Note(s): Dress in warm layers. Wear comfortable walking shoes. Bring a jacket, gloves and a hat. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Outside portion of this tour is approximately 45 minutes, inside portion is approximately 45 minutes. We look forward to meeting you! less
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas
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Park Road
Park Road
Scenic 90-mile roadway that winds through Alaska's Denali National Park.
Attraction type: Scenic Drives; Biking Trails
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Denali Visitor Center
Denali Visitor Center
Attraction type: Visitor Centers
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Eielson Visitor Center
Eielson Visitor Center
Attraction type: Visitor Centers
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Moose-AKa's
Moose-AKa's
Price: $8 - $30
Cuisines: Eastern European
Good for: Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
The Black Bear
The Black Bear
Price: $2 - $18
Cuisines: American, Cafe, Healthy
Good for: Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Street Parking, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Prospectors Pizzeria & Alehouse
Prospectors Pizzeria & Alehouse
Cuisines: Italian, Bar, Pizza
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
McKinley Creekside Cafe
McKinley Creekside Cafe
Price: $8 - $21
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Good for: Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

Additional nearby recommended restaurants:

49th State Brewing Company
49th State Brewing Company
Ranked #1 of 8 Restaurants in Healy
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Denali Mountain Morning Hostel and Cabins
Denali Mountain Morning Hostel and Cabins
$32 - $160

Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Denali Lakeview Inn
Denali Lakeview Inn
$69 - $150
Ranked #3 of 8 Healy B&B and Inns
Riley Creek
Riley Creek
$12 - $18

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

McKinley Creekside Cabins
2.5 of 5
McKinley Creekside Cabins
$170 - $318
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Motel Nord Haven Aurora Denali Lodge
2.5 of 5
Motel Nord Haven Aurora Denali Lodge
$93 - $212
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Healy
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Denali Dome Home Bed and Breakfast
Denali Dome Home Bed and Breakfast
$100 - $190
Ranked #1 of 8 Healy B&B and Inns

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.