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.
Exit Glacier reviews
One of the coolest parts of this park are the signs showing where the glacier’s terminus throughout history. It’s mind boggling to visualize how much the glacier has receded. The park itself is clean.... more »
Thos glacier is a must to visit in Alaska. There are many glaciers in Alaska, but this one is a very good one to visit. Nice trails and great views. more »
Awesome stop, it was smoky when I went from fires, but it’s beautiful. Lots of trails to hike for all levels. The sign along the way display where the glacier was at various years and serves as an excellent visual reminder of the effects of climate change.
Love it! We hiked to the Meadows 1/2 way up. 1000 ft climb but lots of perfect views to rest! I'm 62 and it didn't kill me! Really loved it!
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