Kenai Fjords National Park
At the edge of the Kenai Peninsula lies a land where the ice age lingers. Nearly 40 glaciers flow from the Harding Icefield, Kenai Fjords' crowning feature. Wildlife thrives in icy waters and lush forests...[more]
Kenai Fjords National Park is located just outside the town of Seward in south-central Alaska, 126 miles south of Anchorage. Seward is accessible year-round via the Seward Highway, a National Scenic Byway. Follow the Seward Highway (AK-1) south from Anchorage. It will become AK-9 around mile post 35 (87 miles from Anchorage)with AK-1 heading to Homer and Kenai. Continue on AK-9 to Seward. Exit Glacier Nature Center and its trails and campground: Turn right on to Herman Leirer Road (mile post 3), and proceed 8 miles. The road will end at the parking lot for the nature center. Information Center, located in Seward's small boat harbor: Turn left on S. Harbor Street (mile post 1). Go one block, and turn right on Fourth Street. It will be the second building on the left. Park Headquarters: Turn left on Washington Street (mile post 0). Continue across Fourth Street, and building will be on right.
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