• Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park

    Kenai Fjords

    National Park Alaska

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    The Herman Leirer Road (also known as the road to Exit Glacier) is closed to all vehicle traffic for the 2014-2015 winter season. Please see "Current Conditions" for the latest updates. More »

For Teachers 

Kenai Fjords is a living classroom. Students can witness the power of rivers of ice and the resiliency of nature as plants and animals move in after a glacier's retreat. The northern-most extent of the temperate rainforest and a rich fjord estuary ecosystem are found here. 

Dive into our online lesson plans, download our Teachers' Guide to Exit Glacier, or use the features below to discover Kenai Fjords.

a ranger and student look at a water sample