Sen. Murkowski Wants Mount McKinley Renamed "Denali"

February 2013
National Parks Traveler;2/ 3/2013, p1
The article offers information on U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski from Alaska, who has made a legislation to officially change the name of Mount McKinley in Denali National Park to "Denali. It informs that Denali is an Alaska Native word, an Athabascan word and it means 'The High One". The Senator reflected that the peak should be known by its traditional Interior Alaska Athabascan name. It mentions that Murkowski said that McKinley is the tallest mountain in North America and deserves to bear an Alaskan name.


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