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Climbing Denali

Denali stands as the highest peak in North America, towering above the beautiful and sumptuous scenery of the Alaskan countryside. Climbing this mountain is a truly rewarding and satisfying achievement.

Denali stands at 6,190m, making it the highest peak in North America and the third most isolated on earth. Nestled within Denali National Park in Alaska, its gorgeous surroundings and epic views re-enforce its status as a mountain climbing nirvana. Scaling the summit of Denali is challenging yet rewarding, with most climbers experiencing an immense sense of satisfaction and achievement at standing on top of North America. Take a look at our selection of mountain climbing trips on Denali, and get planning!
 
 
 
 
 

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Ken Manabe

5.00

February, 2022

4-day Denali prep course on Mt. Shasta in California (Advanced winter mountaineering)

The hike was great and I got exactly I wanted.


 

There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Climbing in Denali

Denali stands in Denali National Park in Alaska's interior, and its postcard-pretty scenery of vast open spaces, mesmerizing lakes, tracts of forest and animals such as moose and bears ensure it is a highly memorable setting. The sweeping panoramic views from the summit are absolutely breath-taking, with the sublime Alaskan countryside stretching out beneath you.

 

Good to know:

Country Code

+1

Language

English

Currency

American Dollar

Best time to visit

May-July, when the weather is warmest and least hostile

How to get there

Fly to Anchorage, the capital city of Alaska, and then either a 5 hour drive or 7.5 hour train to Denali

Weather

May-July are warmest, with temperatures averaging 12-19 degrees during the day, with Winters being extremely cold, often averaging below freezing. Weather fluctuates wildly, with gale-force winds a common feature

More info about Mountain Climbing in Denali:

Climbing Denali can be very demanding, both physically and mentally, so make sure you are in excellent physical condition and have experience climbing tricky mountains before you undertake this climb. The weather at Denali can fluctuate wildly, with temperatures often getting extremely cold, so make sure you pack and wear appropriate clothing so as not to get caught out

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