• Winter in the Wrangells

    Wrangell - St Elias

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

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Valdez to Fairbanks in only eight days! Photo courtesy of Museum of Science & Industry, Seattle, WA

Wrangell-St. Elias Oral Histories
LISTEN to oral history interviews, view photos & maps

Key Dates in the Park's Development
Wrangell St. Elias' Formative Events

"Contested Ground"
The Administrative History of Wrangell-St. Elias National Park

History of the National Park Service
National Park Service has a proud past

Alaska History & Cultural Studies
Complete Online Curriculum

Did You Know?

Mt. Wrangell (Neil Hannan Photo)

Mt. Wrangell, the largest active volcano in Alaska, was named by Russian explorers for Baron von Wrangell, Admiral of the Russian Navy and Governor of Russian America from 1830 to 1836.