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Best Tent Sites Near Denali National Park, AK (9)

    Camper-submitted photo from Igloo Creek Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Igloo Creek Campground — Denali National Park

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    Igloo Creek Campground — Denali National Park

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    Denali National Park & Preserve, Alaska

    Igloo Creek Campground is a seven-site backcountry campground. Sites can only be booked upon arriving in the park. This campground is surrounded by low mountains. The area is thickly forested, with the Denali Park Road about one hundred yards away from the campsites. Food lockers are available for campers to store all scented items, not just food. Campers reach the campground by bike or by using the park camper bus.

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    Camper-submitted photo from Sanctuary River Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Sanctuary River Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Sanctuary River Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Sanctuary River Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Sanctuary River Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Sanctuary River Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Wonder Lake Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Wonder Lake Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Wonder Lake Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Wonder Lake Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Wonder Lake Campground — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Wonder Lake Campground — Denali National Park

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    Wonder Lake Campground — Denali National Park

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    Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska

    Wonder Lake Campground is closed until further notice.

    With up-close views of North America’s tallest peak, Denali National Park Wonder Lake Campground is the closest campground to the mountain, providing visitors with a once-in-a-lifetime experience. It is located in a remote area, surrounded by pristine wilderness and offering visitors a chance to connect with nature in a way that is becoming increasingly rare. The campground offers a range of activities nearby such as fishing and wildlife viewing. It is also the starting point for many popular hiking trails, including the 20-mile McKinley Trail. Denali National Park Wonder Lake Campground is a special destination that offers visitors an unforgettable glimpse of Alaska's natural beauty.

    Visitors may not drive to this campground. It is only accessible for campers via specialized park buses. Be sure to book a camper bus ticket in addition to paying your campground fees.

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    $16 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Entrance Units — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Entrance Units — Denali National Park
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    Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Unit 18: Muldrow Glacier — Denali National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Unit 18: Muldrow Glacier — Denali National Park
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      Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Unit 34: Mount Galen — Denali National Park
      Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Unit 34: Mount Galen — Denali National Park
      Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Unit 34: Mount Galen — Denali National Park
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      Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Unit 13: Mount Eielson — Denali National Park
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      Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Unit 13: Mount Eielson — Denali National Park
      Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Unit 13: Mount Eielson — Denali National Park
      Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Unit 13: Mount Eielson — Denali National Park
      Camper-submitted photo from Backcountry Unit 13: Mount Eielson — Denali National Park

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