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Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

#1 of 21 things to do in Soldotna Features Animals
1 Ski Hill Road, Soldotna, AK 99669
+1 907-262-7021
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1 Ski Hill Road, Soldotna, AK 99669
+1 907-262-7021
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

nice hikes around the lakes and through the woods. The visitor's center is a mini-museum and the rangers are most helpful. We got our best suggestions on where to eat from the park rangers.

Thank A8598AOjamesd
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We had two different groups of family. Some were young and or fit. Others slow and unfit/old. There were trails that all could enjoy. Picnic areas and restrooms conveniently located. Trail heads clearly marked.

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 1 September 2016

There was information, exhibits to see, walks to take. Learned alot about the area. This is wonderful for families.

Thank john2755
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Being an Elk member, it was nice to see so many of them. Then we found the moose with their velvet coming off, huge. Saw both black and grizzley bears, musk ox, birds, and porcupines. Well worth the visit.

Thank Bimster69
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Well thought out...great information..kids love it...always interesting ...they have a wonderful program for preschoolers on 3rd Thursday of the. Month...new themes each time

Thank Peg R
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Alaska has so many parks and all of them seem to have something different. The wildlife is amazing and you never know what you will see. If you are in the Kenai Peninsula you need to check it out...

Thank conley1234
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Field trip with pre-school class, amazing learning experience for the little ones and adults, well knowledgeable staff, video, story telling, lots of information and an amazing hiking trail

Thank FabyCP
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I love the KNWR. The brand new visitor's center is small, but packs a mighty punch. My two boys love to go through the visitors center and learn with the "hands-on" approach. We take the hiking trails that meander throughout the park as it offers...More

Thank Adam M
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Very welcoming staff in the visitor center and a relatively recent walk- through display showcases the history, flora and fauna of the Kenai with some neat hands-on activities for the kids. Several nice trails surround the visitors center and there is a good chance of...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Great Wildlife Refuge VC Center is very nice very clean and well taken care of employees and staff where great very helpful and kind

Thank 182stanlyk
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What address can I put in the GPS to reach the visitor center? If there's no GPS address, is the visitor center easy to find? Also, is the refuge itself surrounding the visitor center, or in a separate location miles away?
16 June 2016|
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i have some flexiblility in August (week 23-26) Should we stay in Kenai or Soldotna for visiting the Wildlife Refuge? is there a website with detailed info? We would then be driving to Seward after visiting this area. any suggestions Is there a charge for family of 4?
1 May 2015|
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