Best trails in Denali Wilderness

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Looking for a great trail in Denali Wilderness, Alaska? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, views trails, dogs no trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4 easy trails in Denali Wilderness ranging from 1.1 to 3.4 km and from 780 to 1,133 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Savage Alpine Trail
Denali Wilderness
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Length: 6.6 km • Est. 2 h 36 m
The more strenuous Savage Alpine Trail runs more than four miles, and connects the Savage River area with Savage River Campground. Use the Savage River Shuttle to travel back to your starting point ifShow more
#2 - Savage River Loop Trail
Denali Wilderness
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Length: 3.4 km • Est. 1 h 7 m
Savage River Loop Trail is a 3.4 kilometer heavily trafficked loop trail located near Healy, Alaska that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and wShow more
#3 - Thorofare Ridge Trail
Denali Wilderness
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Length: 3.4 km • Est. 1 h 32 m
Note: Trail can be CLOSED due to bear activity. Please check with the park page for more information. The Eielson Alpine Trail is a very steep hike of around 1,000 feet. The trail is a bit less than Show more
#4 - Gorge Creek
Denali Wilderness
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Length: 6.1 km • Est. 2 h 16 m
Mountains, Glaciers, Bears, Elk, Dall Sheep. The hike begins with a steep descent down to the braided Gorge Creek. The bed is rocky and tricky to walk on, watch your step among the rocks. Head upstShow more
#5 - Mountain Vista Trail
Denali Wilderness
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Length: 1.1 km • Est. 20 m
Mountain Vista Trail is a 1.1 kilometer heavily trafficked loop trail located near Healy, Alaska and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and snowshoeing and is best usShow more
#6 - Tundra Loop Trail
Denali Wilderness
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Length: 0.6 km • Est. 12 m
Tundra Loop Trail is a 0.6 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Denali National Park, Alaska and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walking andShow more
#7 - Tundra Trail Spur
Denali Wilderness
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Length: 0.8 km • Est. 15 m
Tundra Trail Spur is a 0.8 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Denali National Park, Alaska that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used fShow more
#8 - Wickersham Dome Loop
Denali Wilderness
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Length: 10.1 km • Est. 4 h 13 m
Wickersham Dome Loop is a 10.1 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Denali National Park, Alaska that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. The trail offers aShow more
#9 - Savage Cabin Trail
Denali Wilderness
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Length: 0.5 km • Est. 9 m
Savage Cabin Trail is a 0.5 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Healy, Alaska and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is best used from May untShow more