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Bering Land Bridge National Preserve Park

Rank: 364 7 Activites Email: jennifer_thelen@nps.gov Distance: 56.96 miles

Explore a dynamic wilderness dotted with hot springs, ancient lava flows, and the largest maar lakes in the world. Ramble across tundra seeking muskox, caribou, and signs of ice age life. The Bering Land Bridge provided a pathway for plants, animals, and people to cross from old world to new. Today local residents use this land just as their ancestors have for generations.

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Chamisso Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 118.70 miles

The Chamisso Wilderness now contains a total of 455 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Alaska. In 1975 the Chamisso Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "......

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Western Arctic National Parklands

1 Activites Phone: 90744283009 Email: WEAR_webmail@nps.gov Distance: 139.31 miles

Western Arctic National Parklands is a management unit which includes Noatak National Perserve, Cape Krusenstern National Monument and Kobuk Valley National Park near Kotzebue, AK and Bering Land Bridge National Preserve located on the Seward Peninsula near Nome, AK.

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Selawik National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (907)-442-3799 Email: selawik@fws.gov Distance: 139.89 miles

It could be argued that Selawik National Wildlife Refuge contains some of the most historically significant acreage in North America, as the refuge lands once formed part of the American portion of the vast Bering Land Bridge that, some scientists speculate, was the route followed by the ancestors of many of today's large mammals, as well as early humans, when traveling between Asia and the Americ...

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Cape Krusenstern National Monument Park

Rank: 329 5 Activites Email: WEAR_webmail@nps.gov Distance: 141.36 miles

North of the Arctic Circle, the monument forms 70 miles of shoreline on the Chukchi Sea. More than 114 beach ridges provide evidence of human use for 5,000 years. The Inupiat continue to use the area today. Vast wetlands provide habitat for shorebirds from as far away as South America. Hikers and boaters can see carpets of wildflowers among shrubs containing wisps of qiviut from muskoxen.

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Unalakleet National Wild River Recreation Management Area Park

5 Activites Phone: (907)-267-1246 Email: AK_Anchorage_FO@blm.gov. Distance: 154.17 miles

The Unalakleet River is located in the northwestern part of Alaska and drains into Norton Sound. The Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act of December 2, 1980, established the upper portion of the Unalakleet River as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System to be administered by BLM. Approximately 65 miles have been designated as a "wild" river pursuant to the Wild and S...

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Andreafsky Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 190.08 miles

The Andreafsky Wilderness now contains a total of 1,300,000 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Alaska. In 1980 the Andreafsky Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an a...

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Selawik Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 204.02 miles

The Selawik Wilderness now contains a total of 240,000 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Alaska. In 1980 the Selawik Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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Kobuk Valley Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 214.70 miles

The Kobuk Valley Wilderness now contains a total of 174,545 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Alaska. In 1980 the Kobuk Valley Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an a...

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Koyukuk Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 225.26 miles

The Koyukuk Wilderness now contains a total of 400,000 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Alaska. In 1980 the Koyukuk Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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Kobuk Valley National Park

Rank: 335 6 Activites Email: WEAR_webmail@nps.gov Distance: 227.93 miles

Caribou, sand dunes, the Kobuk River, Onion Portage - just some of the facets of Kobuk Valley National Park. Half a million caribou migrate through, their tracks crisscrossing sculpted dunes. The Kobuk River is an ancient and current path for people and wildlife. For 9000 years, people came to Onion Portage to harvest caribou as they swam the river. Even today, that rich tradition continues.

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Noatak National Preserve Park

Rank: 334 7 Activites Phone: (907)-442-3890 Email: WEAR_webmail@nps.gov Distance: 236.92 miles

As one of North America's largest mountain-ringed river basins with an intact ecosystem, the Noatak River environs features some of the Arctic's finest arrays of plants and animals. The river is classified as a national wild and scenic river, and offers stunning wilderness float-trip opportunities - from deep in the Brooks Range to the tidewater of the Chukchi Sea.

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Nowitna National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (907)-656-1708 Email: nowitna@fws.gov Distance: 239.65 miles

The heart of Nowitna National Wildlife Refuge is a lowland basin of forests and wetlands that forms the floodplain of the meandering Nowitna River. The Refuge's climate is typically marked by light precipitation, mild winds, long, hard winters and short, relatively warm, summers. The hills that circle the refuge lowlands are capped by alpine tundra. It takes a week in a canoe, or more than an...

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Innoko Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 248.57 miles

The Innoko Wilderness now contains a total of 1,240,000 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Alaska. In 1980 the Innoko Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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Noatak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 252.10 miles

The Noatak Wilderness now contains a total of 5,765,427 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Alaska. In 1980 the Noatak Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "......

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Koyukuk National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (907)-656-1708 Email: koyukuk@fws.gov Distance: 255.12 miles

The 3.5 million-acre Koyukuk National Wildlife Refuge lies within the floodplain of the Koyukuk River, in a basin that extends from the Yukon River to the Purcell Mountains and the foothills of the Brooks Range. This region of wetlands is home to fish, waterfowl, beaver and moose, and wooded lowlands where bears, wolves, lynx and marten prowl. The 750,000-acre Northern Innoko National Wildli...

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Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (907)-543-3151 Email: yukondelta@fws.gov Distance: 318.13 miles

In southwest Alaska, the waters of the Yukon and Kuskokwim rivers flow through a vast "treeless plain," or tundra that forms the heart of the Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge. Almost 70% of this 19 million acre refuge is below 100 feet in elevation, and consists of a broad, flat delta stitched through with rivers and streams and dotted with countless lakes, sloughs and ponds. Bordering this ...

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Innoko National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (907)-524-3251 Email: Innoko@fws.gov Distance: 322.79 miles

Remote and isolated even by Alaska standards, the Innoko National Wildlife Refuge is one of the most important waterfowl areas in West Central Interior Alaska. It was established by the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act of 1980. Conservation of fish and wildlife populations and habitats in their natural diversity is a focus of the refuge. Innoko National Wildlife Refuge can be rou...

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Nunivak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 361.57 miles

The Nunivak Wilderness now contains a total of 600,000 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Alaska. In 1980 the Nunivak Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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Gates Of The Arctic Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 368.84 miles

The Gates of the Arctic Wilderness now contains a total of 7,167,192 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Alaska. In 1980 the Gates of the Arctic Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for s...

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Gates Of The Arctic National Park & Preserve

Rank: 344 7 Activites Phone: (907)-692-5494 Email: GAAR_Visitor_Information@nps.gov Distance: 398.79 miles

This vast landscape does not contain any roads or trails. Visitors discover intact ecosystems where people have lived with the land for thousands of years. Wild rivers meander through glacier-carved valleys, caribou migrate along age-old trails, endless summer light fades into aurora-lit night skies of winter. It remains virtually unchanged except by the forces of nature.

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Bering Sea Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 405.08 miles

The Bering Sea Wilderness now contains a total of 81,340 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Alaska. In 1970 the Bering Sea Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age ...

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Togiak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 410.99 miles

The Togiak Wilderness now contains a total of 2,274,066 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Alaska. In 1980 the Togiak Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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Kuskokwim Bay - Carter Spit National Park

3 Activites Phone: (907)-267-1246 Email: AK_Anchorage_FO@blm.gov Distance: 418.93 miles

The Carter Spit site includes 4 spits and the intertidal mudflats within Kuskokwim Bay and north of Goodnews Bay, on the southwest coast of Alaska. In the spring and fall, this area serves as an important site for migrating waterfowl, such as the northern pintail, greater scaup, green-winged teal, black scoter, Hudsonian godwit, bristle-thighed curlew, and Steller's eider. More than 120 species we...

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Denali National Park & Preserve

Rank: 108 8 Activites Phone: (907)-683-2294 Email: denali_info@nps.gov Distance: 453.92 miles

Denali is six million acres of wild land, bisected by one ribbon of road. Travelers along it see the relatively low-elevation taiga forest give way to high alpine tundra and snowy mountains, culminating in North America's tallest peak, 20,320' Mount McKinley. Wild animals large and small roam unfenced lands, living as they have for ages. Solitude, tranquility and wilderness await.

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