McKinley National Park Airport –MCL Alaska, United States
McKinley National Park Airport is an air field complex for public-use located 3.7 nautical kilometers northeast of McKinley Park in Denali National Park, Alaska, United States. It is owned and operated by the U.S. National Park Service and is located inside the wide expanse of the Denali National Park and Preserve. Its three-letter location identifier for the IATA is MCL.
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There is only one runway being used in MCL-McKinley National Park Airport. It has a gravel surface and in excellent condition. Data available indicates that in the year 2005, the airport had 3,200 aircraft operations, an average of 266 per month and there were 7 aircraft based at the airport - single engine planes making up 57% while 29% is multi-engine and 14% for helicopter. There are private jet charter flights from McKinley National Park Airport available for those wanting to explore the vast wilderness of the park or simply go on scenic trips. Some of the municipalities in Anchorage that are more or less in proximity to the airport are Tuomi, Whittier and Eklutna.
On this page it is easy to search for Denali National Park, AK airport hotels, we have listed hotels, airport motels,
resorts, inns in order of proximity, closest airport lodging options are listed first. Denali National Park, AK, United States (MCL) airport
area map also gives you guidance on the distance of these hotels from the MCL airport.
Most of these MCL
hotels are designed to serve frequent travelers. If you are on business trip or family vacation or if your flight is delayed
and you need an overnight stay near the airport. Some of these Denali National Park, AK
motels have passenger pick up or free airport shuttle service which you can take advantage of.
Some of the main attractions in the area around the MCL airport are Hundred Mile Lake, Alaska Native Heritage Center, and Holgate Glacier.
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Weather Forecast for Denali National Park, AK, United States (MCL)
If you planning to travel to Denali National Park, AK, United States (MCL), here is your 6-day travel weather forecast to make sure you have all the essentials needed during your stay.
Start your day when the sunrises at 2:22 PM.
The temperature feels like 25.7 with a humidity level of 82 so dress accordingly.
Cloud coverage is 24 percent with visibility at 9.2 percent.
Today’s UV index is 2, don’t forget the sunscreen if you need it!
Today’s winds are traveling south-southeast at a speed of 7 MPH. At the end of the day don’t miss the sunset at 5:37 AM.
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What are the most common amenities for Denali National Park, AK MCL airport hotels?
Airport hotels have useful amenities for frequent travelers like free MCL airport shuttle service, 24 hour in-room dinning,
late check-in and check-out and free breakfast. For business traveler amenities like
free wifi and meeting rooms are helpful. Most common amenities are Vending Machines, Complimentary Breakfast
and Complimentary Breakfast.
Closest airports to Denali National Park, AK, United States (MCL)
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- Anchorage, AK, United States (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.)
- Anchorage, AK, United States (EDF-Elmendorf)
- Anchorage, AK, United States (MRI-Merrill Field)
- Big Lake, AK, United States (BGQ)
- Cordova, AK, United States (CDV-Cordova Municipal)
- Denali National Park, AK, United States (MCL)
- Palmer, AK, United States (PAQ)
- Seward, AK, United States (SWD)
- Talkeetna, AK, United States (TKA)
- Tatitlek, AK, United States (TEK)
- Valdez, AK, United States (VDZ)
- Wasilla, AK, United States (WWA)
- Willow, AK, United States (WOW)
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