FORT WAINWRIGHT, Alaska – Officials here have changed gate hours at some of the installation’s gates.
Badger Gate hours of operation are from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. seven days a week.
Trainor Gate is open from 5:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. It remains closed on weekends.
The Siku Basin Pedestrian Gate hours of operation are from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Siku Basin Pedestrian Gate is closed Saturdays and Sundays. Closure at the end of the school year will be directed by the Directorate of Emergency Services and publicized as widely as possible. Additional closures can occur under orders from the DES, or under emergency circumstances.
The Main Gate will remain open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Closure occurs only when ordered by the Director of Emergency Services or under emergency circumstances.
All of the gates will be open on holidays and training holidays.
Drivers of vehicles without Department of Defense decals still need to stop for daily passes at the visitors’ center near the main gate. Valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and vehicle registration are required to obtain a visitor’s pass.