• Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park

    Kenai Fjords

    National Park Alaska

Pets

Restrictions
Because of their potential negative impact on park wildlife, pets must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet or otherwise restrained at all times during your visit to Kenai Fjords National Park.

Pets are allowed:

  • on the road to Exit Glacier (the Herman Leirer Road).
  • in the parking lot of the Exit Glacier Nature Center.

Pets are not allowed:

 
Dog Mushing / Skijoring
Dogs used for mushing or skijoring may be used on the Harding Icefield at any time, and in the Exit Glacier area when the road is closed due to snow and vehicle access is not allowed.
 
Service Animals
Service animals are allowed in Kenai Fjords National Park, on all trails, and in all buildings and facilities.

Please see http://www.ada.gov/service_animals_2010.htm for questions about what defines a service animal.
 
 

Code of Federal Regulations
Most regulations governing visitor activities are found in Title 36 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Part I, Sections 1-13.Special Regulations are those regulations which apply only to specific geographic regions or park areas. Part 13 of 36 CFR contains regulations specific to Alaska. Kenai Fjords regulations are found in Section 13.67.

Did You Know?

resident pod of Orca whales

“Killer whales” or orcas are actually quite friendly and often inquisitive about humans. In fact, the group of “resident killer whales” pictured here feeds entirely on fish. Only “transient killer whales” eat marine mammals. No wild killer whale has ever hurt a human being.