Description - The Denali National Park is one of Alaska's most extensive and beautiful parks. Other area like the Iditarod Historic Trail are highlighted in the following wildernet pages.
- Alaska,s remote regions and dramatic landscapes provide a spectacular setting for some of the most notable National public lands in America.
Recreation - A wide variety of recreational activities are available in the national parks. Individual activities such as hiking and camping are described in detail on the wildernet pages for each activity.
Climate - The climate in Alaska varies with terrain and region. The south-central region of the state is most temperate because it is protected from cold northern winds by the Alaska Range. The large bodies of water that lies closely to this area create a stabilizing factor for the air temperature. Southeast Alaska is wet. An average of 80 inches of rain comes to this region directly from the Gulf of Alaska.
Driving instructions as well as maps and overhead photography are avavilable on the individual wildernet pages describing each paark.