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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?

Salmon River rushes by banks with thick shrubs and trees. One old tree is falling in the river as the water erodes the bank.

The Salmon River in Kobuk Valley National Park was designated "wild" in the National Wild and Scenic River System. Boaters can access this remote, beautiful river only by packing their boats from high mountain airstrips to the headwaters