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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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FAQs: Mountain Climbing in Denali

What should I know about Mountain Climbing 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.

Why should I choose Denali for my Mountain Climbing adventure?

Sensational Scenery

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.

Rewarding Challenge

Denali is an increasingly popular mountain climbing locale owing to its status as the highest peak in North America. It is a physical and mental challenge, yet the rewards are great, with an immense sense of satisfaction washing over many who reach the summit. The summit day alone is approximately 8-14 hours, putting in to perspective the size of the task.

The Isolation

The remote and isolated location of Denali is part of its appeal, as even though you are in the USA it feels a million miles away from the hustle and bustle of modern life, allowing you to disconnect and switch off from the modern world. The surroundings of the mountain are tranquil, peaceful and idyllic, and its status as the third most isolated peak on earth is reflected in this environment.

What can I expect from the weather during my Mountain Climbing trip in Denali?

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.

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What currency is accepted around Denali?

American Dollar

How can I get to Denali?

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

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When is the best time to travel to Denali for Mountain Climbing?

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

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