• Winter in the Wrangells

    Wrangell - St Elias

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Laws & Policies

There are a variety of rules and regulations that help us protect park resources and provide visitors with a safe and enjoyable experience. The code of federal regulations and the Superintendent's Compendium provide a complete listing of park rules and regulations.

36 CFR parts 1-199 pertains to all National Park areas.

36 CFR part 13 pertains to all Alaska National Park areas.

36 CFR section 13, subpart V pertains to Special Regulations of Wrangell-St. Elias National Park & Preserve

The current Superintendent's Compendium provides a listing of regulations under the discretionary authority of the superintendent. Each year the compendium is updated and the public can make comments. This is the where current park closures are announced.

Other Regulations



Policy for Gold Panning & Mineral Collections

Food Storage Regulations

Hunting

Fishing

ARPA: Protecting Historic Sites and Cultural Artifacts



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