Hike the Taiga Trail

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Distance

1.6 Miles

Elevation Gain

298 Feet

Activities

Chillin, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Spring, Summer

Type

Loop

Bathrooms
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Forest
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

The Taiga Trail in Denali National Park is a perfect introduction loop trail for first-time visitors to the park.

The trail is a quick and scenic 1.6 miles, with wonderful wild flowers and ample opportunities to see wildlife (along with the surrounding river valley and Alaska Range). The Taiga trail is best used from April to August. This trail also serves the purpose of connecting the visitor's center with other trails nearby. 

Photos: Heike Neumann and Tundra Ice

Community Photos

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

Nearby Lodging

From $30/night

Denali National Park Campgrounds

Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska

From $246/night

Denali Park Village

Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska

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Distance

1.6 Miles

Elevation Gain

298 Feet

Activities

Chillin, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Spring, Summer

Type

Loop

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