• Winter in the Wrangells

    Wrangell - St Elias

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Federal Facilities

The possession of firearms in the following facilities is prohibited:

All National Park Service offices and administrative buildings

The Wrangell-St. Elias NP/P Visitor Center in Copper Center

The Wrangell-St. Elias NP/P Ranger Station in Slana

The Wrangell-St. Elias NP/P Ranger Station in Chitna

The Wrangell-St. Elias NP/P Visitor Center in Kennecott

The Wrangell-St. Elias NP/P Ranger Station in Yakutat

The Ahtna Cultural Center

Gulkana Operations Center

Yakutat Operations Center

Bremner Bunkhouse

McCarthy Road Information Station

Did You Know?

Mt. Sanford

In March, 1948, Northwest Flight #4422 slammed into 16,237’ Mt. Sanford, killing all 30 on board. The wreckage was immediately concealed by ice and snow, making recovery efforts impossible. It was 50 years later until wreckage parts surfaced on a glacier, miles from the crash site.