Q: If I arrive in Fairbanks mid-May will tours into Denali be operating? What is the date of the first tour into Denali?
A: The Natural History tour starts operating on May 13th this year. The Tundra Wilderness Tour which takes you to see wildlife and travels 53 miles into the park starts operating May 15th. Please note that tours departing early and late season may only travel 33 miles into Denali National Park due to seasonal weather and road conditions. Our Denali Tours page offers information on the different tours available and what their operating dates are.