Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska

Hike the McKinley Station Trail

2.9 Miles Total - 459 ft gain - Loop Trail

Originally added by The Outbound Collective

The McKinley Station Trail is a 2.9 mile loop, starting and ending at McKinley Station.

The halfway point is the park visitor's center. This trail is perfect for families and all skill levels. The trail features beautiful wild flowers and is best used from April to August. 

Photos: Denali NPS and Kenneth Schneider

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Hiking
Bathrooms
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Forest
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

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