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    Wrangell - St Elias

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  • Wrangell-St. Elias Visitor Center to close for the winter on Nov. 1st.

    Wrangell-St. Elias's main visitor center, located near Copper Center, AK, will be closed for the winter starting November 1. The visitor center will re-open on April 1, 2015.

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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
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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
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Did You Know?

Earthquake tosses house

A very seismatically active spot on the planet, Alaska averages 50 earthquakes annually with a magitude greater than 5.