America's Largest National Park
At 13.2 million acres which is bigger than the country of Switzerland, Wrangell-St. Elias stretches from one of the tallest peaks in North America, Mount St. Elias (18,008) to the ocean. Yet within this wild landscape, people have been living off the land for centuries and still do today. The park is a rugged yet inviting place to experience your own adventure.Read More
Kennecott Operations Plan
The Kennecott Operations Plan is available for review and comment.Read More
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Take a Hike in the Park
Wandering around the park on foot can be a rewarding experience. There are some trails but most are routes. Having a map and proper gear is essential.Read More
Start your Visit at the Visitor Center
There are serveral visitor center's within the park. Stop by and talk with a Park Ranger who can help plan your visit to the park and nearby areas.Read More
Roughing it in the Backcountry
If staying in a tent is not for you, why not stay in one of our backcountry cabins? Most are fly-in only but a few can be accessed through a hike.Read More
Guide Services for Accessing the Park
There are many ways to make your own adventure within the park. Several guide services are available to help you experience the park.Read More
Did You Know?
Hubbard Glacier, one of the largest and most active tidewater glaciers in North America, was named in 1899 for Gardiner G. Hubbard (1822-1897), the first president of the National Geographic Society.