Author: lsturtz

Glacial Lake Outburst Flood (GLOF) Investigation at Bear Glacier during 2018 Summer Season

Glacial Lake Outburst Flood (GLOF) Investigation at Bear Glacier during 2018 Summer Season

Contact: Shauna Potocky, (907) 422-0530, shauna_potocky@nps.gov Seward, AK –Bear Glacier is located on the Kenai Peninsula southwest of Resurrection Bay and Seward, Alaska.  The lower (proglacial) lake in front of Bear Glacier is a popular recreation area for kayaking, sight-seeing, stand-up paddleboarding, surfing and camping. Twelve kilometers above the terminus […]

Seward Community Weed Pull

Seward Community Weed Pull

It’s time for the annual Seward Community Weed Pull! Kenai Peninsula Cooperative Weed Management Area partners, Kenai Fjords National Park, Chugach National Forest, Kenai Watershed Forum, and Homer Soil and Water Conservation District, will be sponsoring the event on June 22nd at Seward Middle School at 304 Sea Lion Ave. […]

Road to Exit Glacier Open for the Summer Season

Road to Exit Glacier Open for the Summer Season

The remaining 1.5 miles of the road to Exit Glacier opened this Friday, May 4 at 7:00 a.m.  Water is currently not available on site. Vault toilets are available for use. The Exit Glacier Nature Center is projected to open on Saturday, May 26, 2018.  Ranger-led programs will not be offered until […]