Gates of the Arctic National Park


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Noun1.Gates of the Arctic National Park - a large national park in Alaska featuring the Great Mendenhall Glacier
AK, Alaska, Last Frontier - a state in northwestern North America; the 49th state admitted to the union; "Alaska is the largest state in the United States"
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Visitors can travel north to Fairbanks on the train and embark to Coldfoot, near Gates of the Arctic National Park, to enjoy a dog sledding experience not to be forgotten.
However, in the same magazine, there was an article about building a highway at the edge of the Gates of the Arctic National Park for the exclusive benefit of a mining company, and another about rising sea levels and the long-term effect on coastal parks.
com)-- Carl Johnson served as the Artist-in-Residence for Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve in 2007.
James Tuttle was airlifted to hospital after being separated from his hunting party about 30 miles north of Anaktuvuk Pass, a tiny village in the Gates of the Arctic National Park.
To the north, the tiny village of Anaktuvuk Pass sits at the edge of what is now Gates of the Arctic National Park, where people today still hunt caribou as they have for thousands of years.
Using clear and accessible writing, he leads readers from prehistory through early exploration, mining, the gold rush, and finally to the creation of the Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve in 1980.