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?
Chert is a fine-grained rock used by the prehistoric inhabitants of the Brooks Range to create tools like scrapers, knives and spear points. The Brooks Range contains one of the richest deposits of "tool quality" chert in the world.