Explore the Kantishna region of Denali National Park in search of bears, moose and caribou, and enjoy the rustic comforts of a true wilderness lodge located in an area of spectacular natural beauty in the rugged backcountry.

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Denali National Park

Rustic comfort of Denali Backcountry Lodge

Wildlife viewing including bears, moose and caribou

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Day by day Itinerary of

Denali Backcountry Explorer

Day 1

Anchorage - Denali Backcountry Lodge

Admire stunning mountain scenery as you travel by coach to the Denali National Park Entrance. This afternoon travel along the restricted Park Road to the remote Kantishna region, keeping an eye out for bears, moose and caribou along the way. Located in a scenic valley setting surrounded by wilderness, Denali Backcountry Lodge offers a unique opportunity to explore the park at a relaxed pace. (D)

Day 2

Denali Backcountry Lodge

Experience the rustic comforts of this true wilderness lodge. Spend the day exploring the natural beauty of Denali National Park and the rugged backcountry. Choose from a range of activities including hiking, gold panning, mountain biking or photographing Denali mountain. In the evening, relax and unwind by the cosy fireplace. (B)(L)(D)

Day 3

Denali Backcountry Lodge - Anchorage

Enjoy a final opportunity to view the magnificent landscapes and wildlife as you travel back through Denali National Park to the Park Entrance. This afternoon, board the Denali Star train and enjoy the beautiful scenery as you return to Anchorage. (B)

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