Kenai Fjords National Park is open year-round; however, the road to Exit Glacier is closed to cars for the winter months and much of the spring. Snow at higher elevations on the Harding Icefield trail can persist into mid-summer. It is always a good idea to check on current conditions before setting out.
This site is updated regularly to reflect the latest conditions, as is the Recorded Information Line at 907-422-0573. If needed, contact the park headquarters directly at (907) 422-0500, during normal business hours.
Road to Exit Glacier (Herman Leirer Road):
The Herman Leirer Road is CLOSED to vehicle traffic.
Trails near the Exit Glacier Nature Center:
The trails remain OPEN. Access to the trail head is limited due to closure of the road to Exit Glacier.
Harding Icefield Trail:
The trail remains OPEN, though it could become covered in ice and snow at any time.