• The Slaven's beach on the Yukon River

    Yukon - Charley Rivers

    National Preserve Alaska

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  • Caribou Hunting Emergency Order

    Alaska Emergency Order 03-03-14 closes the southern portion of Unit 25B to state subsistence and state general hunts for caribou. This emergency order does not apply to federally qualified subsistence users within Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve. More »

Operating Hours & Seasons

The aurora over Slaven's Roadhouse

NPS Photo by Josh Spice

The preserve is open year round.

The field office in Eagle, Alaska, is open 7 days a week, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., from mid-May to Labor Day.
From Labor Day to mid-May the Eagle Field Office is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Fairbanks office, located at 4175 Geist Road, is open all year, Monday to Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

For information on winter road closures contact http://511.alaska.gov.
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Did You Know?

Steam Tractor

The Washington Creek steam tractor was used in an effort to transport coal before it was determined that the coal in Yukon-Charley was too soft to be burned by sternwheelers.