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    Kobuk Valley

    National Park Alaska

Guided Activities in Kobuk Valley

In Kobuk Valley National Park, as in all national park units, commercial business activities are limited and require specific authorization and approval from the National Park Service before any guided activity or business can occur.

The Alaska Regional Office maintains a directory of commercial businesses with permits to operate in national parks in this region. Visit their site and select this park for a list of commercial businesses authorized to work Kobuk Valley.

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.