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    Kobuk Valley

    National Park Alaska

Laws & Policies

Park Regulations

The Code of Federal Regulations and the Park Compendium provide a listing of rules and regulations that apply to Kobuk Valley National Park.

  • 36 CFR parts 1 - 199 pertains to all National Park areas.
  • 36 CFR part 13 pertains to all Alaska National Park areas.
  • Subpart R of 36 CFR part 13 pertains to Special Regulations of Kobuk Valley National Park.
  • 43 CFR part 36 contains access regulations for Alaska parks.
  • The Park Compendium provides a listing of regulations under the discretionary authority of the superintendent.
  • Other regulations such as Alaska fishing and hunting regulations may also apply.

Did You Know?

Image of a tiny wood frog with a black eye stripe is dwarfed by the palm of the person's hand on which it sits.

A frog that lives in Kobuk Valley National Park spends the winter as an ice cube. In the fall, the Wood Frog burrows under leaves on the forest floor. Its temperature drops to 20° F or lower until spring, at which point it thaws out and goes on its way.