Learn About the Park


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Photos and More

You don't have to come to Noatak National Preserve to enjoy its beauty. Check out our photo galleries, videos and research blog to experience Noatak from the comfort of your home.

Virtual Tour

Take a virtual visit with our interactive map of Noatak National Preserve and a video about the Northwest Arctic Heritage Center.

History and Culture

Noatak National Preserve has been home to the Inupiaq Eskimo for over 11,000 years. Much of what we know about their history has been preserved in the oral history of the Inupiat people.


Noatak National Preserve protects the nation’s largest unaltered river basin and watershed. Learn about this vast wilderness and the animals that make it their home.

For Teachers

Discover how you can use Noatak National Preserve to teach students about biology and how scientists study wildlife.

For Kids

Become a Jr. Ranger at the Western Arctic National Parklands.


Learn about the purpose of Noatak National Preserve and what we are protecting.


Peruse Alaska Geographic's selctions. Alaska Geographic is the non-profit partner of national parks throughout Alaska, and a portion of their proceeds go directly to the parks.

Last updated: January 23, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 1029
Kotzebue, AK 99752


(907) 442-3890

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