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    Kobuk Valley

    National Park Alaska

News

The National Park Service makes every effort to keep the public informed about news events, special and recurring events, projects, and accomplishments which occur within and around the units of the Park Service.

Kobuk Valley National Park provides press releases to local newspapers, radio, and social media outlets. In addition, current and past news releases will be posted here on the park web site. For all press inquiries, contact the park by calling (907) 442-3890 or by e-mail.

Did You Know?

Image of two harvested caribou with large antlers lie in an old, blue  boat that is tied to the bank of the river.

While hunting is not usually associated with national parks, local area residents are allowed to hunt and trap in Kobuk Valley National Park. The Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act allows for continued subsistence harvest in this and all Alaska park units established in 1980.