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    Gates Of The Arctic

    National Park & Preserve Alaska


The Superintendent's Compendium is a written compilation of regulations, designations, closures, permit requirements and other restrictions imposed under the Superintendent’s discretionary authority for Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve. We encourage you to read it before your visit.

Did You Know?

View of the Gates of the Arctic in summer sunlight.

Bob Marshall named Frigid Crags and Boreal Mountain "The Gates of the Arctic." These mountains are on the North Fork of the Koyukuk River.