This Denali sightseeing tour begins in as you depart our Anchorage office in our twin engine Piper Navajo headed 100 miles north in the Alaska Range. You will see awe-inspiring Ruth, Kahiltna and Tokositna Glaciers. Soar the peaks of Denali, Mt Foraker, Mt Hunter and view the breathtaking Denali National Park below.
Denali has a summit of 20,310 feet above sea level, making it the tallest peak in North America. Denali rises about 18,000 feet from its base, exceeding Mount Everest’s 12,000 feet. Denali is known for being an attraction for mountaineering, roughly 1,200 climbers attempt to summit Denali per year. The first successful summit was in 1913 by climbers Hudson Stuck, Harry Karstens, Walter Harper, and Robert Tatum.