• Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park

    Kenai Fjords

    National Park Alaska

Things To Know Before You Come

Ranger giving directions to the Harding Icefield trail.

Rangers at the Exit Glacier Nature Center can help visitors pick the best trails to see the glacier, and stay safe.

NPS Photo / Doug Capra

Advance planning is extremely helpful for visiting Kenai Fjords National Park since some activities may require outfitters, guides, and/or reservations. To ensure an enjoyable experience in this unpredictable environment it's very important to take safety precautions and be prepared for the weather.

Did You Know?

State of Alaska superimposed on the contiguous 48 states

With 570,374 square miles, Alaska is twice the size of Texas and 1/5 the size of the rest of the United States. It stretches 2,400 miles east-to-west and 1,420 miles north-to-south. Its 6,640-mile coastline is 50 percent longer than the combined east and west coasts of the United States.