Kesugi Ridge Traverse


Aug 12, 2023 at 9:00 AM

Kesugi Ridge Traverse

Little Coal Creek

Denali State Park AK,


Entry Fee $70
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Prize Money: no


  • 27.5M

Type: Trail


Come join us for a 27 mile traverse of Kesugi Ridge in Denali State Park, from Little Coal Creek to Byers Lake.Located in Denali State Park, the Kesugi Ridge Traverse point-to-point course starts at the Little Coal Creek Trailhead (Parks Highway Mile 163.9) and finishes 30 miles later at Byers Lake Campground (Mile 147). Starting at an elevation of 1,400 feet, the trail climbs steadily in the opening four miles to an alpine ridge with a high point of 3,500 feet. The trail is marked with cairns in most places.
When visibility allows, views of the Eldridge Glacier and Denali, the largest peak in North America, are prominent.


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Past Event Dates

Held on Aug 12, 2023

Held on Aug 13, 2022

Held on Aug 21, 2021

Held on Aug 29, 2020

Held on Jun 22, 2019

Held on Jun 23, 2018

Held on Sep 12, 2015

Held on Sep 06, 2014

Held on Sep 07, 2013

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