Exit Glacier, Kenai Fjords National Park

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The terminus of Exit Glacier can be accessed on foot and by car. The driving road closes in heavy snows but stays open to snowmobiles and other recreational winter vehicles. The accessibility of the hiking trails, some of which lead onto this glacier inside Kenai Fjords National Park, makes this attraction one of the most popular glaciers. You can take a ranger-guided tour here daily. Take a look at our Kenai Fjords National Park visit planner to schedule your visit to Exit Glacier and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We took the 2 pm ranger guided hike with Ranger Taylor (from San Luis Obispo). It was pouring rain but the tour is run pretty much in any weather. It was a 3 mile hike with stops along the way for Tay...  more »
  • We hiked Exit Glacier and what a phenomenal experience that was on so many levels. First there was the drive to the start, where signs indicated where the glacier HAD been at different points in histo...  more »
  • Beautiful views of a retreating glacier that is a must visit when you are in Alaska. Does get colder on the cruise so do get an additional layer before you hop on.
  • Really cool to see a glacier up close, and they have several trails of varying length. Lots of benches, and even some covered pavilions. It also has wheelchair accessible trails.

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