2515
Denali National Park
Intergenerational: Tracks & Trails — Discovering Denali’s Secrets
Set out on an adventure as big as Alaska itself as you hike in Denali's wilderness, raft the Nenana River, visit a sled dog kennel and learn about the traditions of Alaska's Natives!
Rating (5)
Program No. 2515RJ
Length
7 days
Starts at
2,275
7 days
6 nights
17 meals
6B 5L 6D
2
Hike Savage River Loop
Denali National Park
3
Rafting the Nenana River!
Denali National Park
5
Wildlife of Denali
Denali National Park
6
Free Time together
Denali National Park
7
Independent departures.
Denali National Park
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At a Glance

Bring your grandchild to the wilderness of Denali National Park to uncover the secrets of the subarctic with expert resident naturalists. Search for caribou, moose, Dall sheep, grizzly bear, wolves and a host of smaller creatures. Interpret the signs of animals that have walked these paths before you and learn from local explorers about the art of climbing Denali and winter wilderness survival in Alaska. And top it all off with a rafting adventure on the Nenana River.
Activity Level
Active
Walking up to three miles daily on varied terrain. Class II and mild Class III whitewater rapids during the Scenic Wilderness raft adventure. Elevations of 3,900 feet.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Bond with your grandchild amid stunning scenery while watching for wildlife on a day-long journey into Denali National Park.
  • Practice radio telemetry, a technique used by wildlife researchers all around the world, to track bears and wolves.
  • Meet the four-legged heroes of Denali at the only park in the US National Park system with a kennel of working sled dogs.

General Notes

The July 10 date is for grandchildren ages 9-11.
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