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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  • The exit glacier is visible while driving on the roads, but the view after the hike is really far more beautiful. There are a few trail options and you can choose depending on the time you wish to...  more »
  • A short distance from Seward is the trailhead for Exit Glacier. There are visible signs providing good directions. There is a parking lot and a small ranger station/visitor center at the trailhead.....  more »
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  • 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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