Operating Hours & Seasons
The Park and Preserve are open year round. It is best to call each office prior to arrival to confirm current operational hours.
Fairbanks Administrative Center
Bettles Ranger Station & Visitor Center
Arctic Interagency Visitor Center
Anaktuvuk Pass Ranger Station
Did You Know?
In 1969, five wildland fires burned 129,820 acres in Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve. That was the largest acreage to burn in the park in a given year. Interestingly, 14 wildland fires, the most fires to occur in the park, burned a mere 500 acres in 1977.