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    Wrangell - St Elias

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

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  • Headquarter's Visitor Center Switching to Winter Hours on Sept. 20th

    Wrangell-St Elias's main visitor center, located near Copper Center, AK, will be switching to winter hours starting September 20th. The new hours of operation are Mon.-Fri. 9:00 am-4:00 pm and closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Residents of the Wrangell Mountains 1884-1950

Kennecott Kids with a sled
Kennecott kids and sled.

This document contains data on local residents obtained by the author from virtually all published and many unpublished sources over the past several years. Needless to say, some conflicting accounts make it a work in progress.

Readers possessing better information, additional data, or local photos are encouraged to call the park at (907) 822-5234 or e-mail us.

Alaska residents and visitors are always welcome to drop by Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve headquarters in Copper Center, Alaska, and speak to us as well.

Kennecott School

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More than just a National Park, Wrangell-St. Elias, along with Glacier Bay, Kluane National Park, and Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Park make up a 24 million acre World Heritage Site, one of the largest protected areas on earth.