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May 19, 2016
June 1: National Park Service Centennial Celebration and Mural Dedication
On June 1, Kenai Fjords National Park will be gathering to celebrate the National Park Service 100th anniversary.

May 12, 2016
Tourism to Kenai Fjords National Park creates over $85 million in Economic Benefits
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 296,697 visitors to Kenai Fjords National Park in 2015 spent over $59 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 1,092 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of over $85 million.

May 01, 2016
Celebrate the National Park Service Centennial with a Night of Art
Celebrate the National Park Service Centennial at the Kenai Fjords Visitor Center, with a Night of Art. Part of Seward's First Friday Art Walk!

January 27, 2016
Public Input Sought on the Scoping Document for a Nationwide Multi-Unit Wildland Fire Management Plan / Environmental Assessment
The National Park Service is soliciting input on a proposed fire management plan.

September 08, 2015
Finding of No Significant Impact Available for the Herman Leirer Road Flood Mitigation Project Environmental Assessment
Finding of No Significant Impact is available for the Herman Leirer Road Flood Mitigation Project Environmental Assessment.

September 03, 2015
Kenai Fjords National Park Launches Every Kid in a Park Pass
The park launches Every Kid in a Park Pass program with President Obama.

August 30, 2015
Kenai Fjords National Park’s Exit Glacier Area Temporarily Closed for Presidential Visit
Beginning on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 12:01 am through late afternoon the Exit Glacier area will be temporarily closed to the public in order to support the historic visit of President Barack Obama.

August 25, 2015
Park Debuts New Film
The park debuts its first park film to celebration National Park Service 99th birthday.

August 24, 2015
Distance Learning Program Earns Pinnacle Award
The park's distance learning program earns a coveted Pinnacle Award for the 2014-15 school season.

July 04, 2015
Kenai Fjords National Park Lifts Burn Restrictions
Fire ban lifted due to recent precipitation.

June 29, 2015
Caring for Our Coast
Kenai Fjords National Park staff and partners collect marine debris on the park's outer coast.

June 19, 2015
Open Fires Prohibited in Kenai Fjords National Park
Fire burn in effect due to high fire danger

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 1727
Seward, AK 99664

Phone:

(907) 422-0500
General park information. The phone is answered Monday - Friday (8am - 5pm), except holidays. During the summer, the visitor center is available every day.

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