Gracious House Lodge
- Continental Breakfast
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
- Banquet room
- High-speed internet in room
- Reduced mobility rooms
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... and crossed the road in front of us. We saw one of the bear stalking and chasing a couple of moose. The moose were too quick, they just ran off. The adult moose is quite large and too big to seriously be grizzly prey, they will take the young calves though if they get a chance. The bears are mostly eating berries at present. It would certainly take a lot of berries to ...
... could do. You could walk around and pat all the dogs, individually tethered or kennelled and named, of course. After most of the tourists had gone back on their bus, they let the six puppies out to chase the ranger around the same circuit. A lovely interlude in National Park stuff, unique to this park, which certainly has some different ideas from most of the others.
Then the ...
... were intent on keeping it wild but somewhat safe and accessible. The park has a few park maintained campgrounds along the road, but the rest of the park is pure backcountry wilderness. You gotta know how to use a compass and pack your own gear if you want to explore it. Go big or go home While Riley Campground and the park entrance are fabulous, we heard that the "jewel" of a campground was Wonder Lake. It's the farthest out campground but ...
... named McKinley National Park after Mount McKinley, the highest peak in North America and the center of the park, which was named after a presidential candidate who championed a gold based currency. However, the name was changed to Denali National Park after much lobbying since that is what the local native population calls the mountain. Unfortunately, the mountain is still officially Mount McKinley (we will call it Denali). But why Disney, ...
... scared to death on the road. Actually, sweating and white knuckling the seat in front of him. We felt bad for him. Many of the tourists we come across are not speaking English. Amazing they seem to do just fine with the language barrier. Timberline is about 2700 feet, below that is subarctic tundra, made up of white spruce. In the wet tundra it is black spruce, willow and dwarf birch
Denali National Park was established in ...
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