Deadline to enter Denali Park road lottery ends June 30

The deadline for entering the annual Denali National Park road lottery is Saturday, June 30, at midnight.

The road will be open to lottery winners Sept. 14-17, weather permitting. On each day, 400 vehicles will be allowed to use day-long permits won in the lottery.

There is a non-refundable $10 entry fee. Winners will be billed an additional $25.

People can enter the lottery online at; by calling 877-444-6777 between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m.; or by mailing entries to Road Lottery, Denali National Park and Preserve, Box 9, Denali Park, 99755. Include a desired date, a check or money order for $10 and an email address for notification.

Campsites are not included with road permits.

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