Hike of the Day: Mount Eielson in Denali National Park

This 14.6-mile hike in Denali National Park circles Mount Eielson and features scenic creek crossings and jaw-dropping views of the Alaska Range.

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Assistant map editor Kim Phillips scouted this 14.6-mile loop in Denali National Park last July. She returned with beautiful photos and detailed GPS info for this challenging off-trail route for anyone to download. Zoom in on the map, see the elevation profile, and read more details at backpacker.com/hikes/479100.

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