Wrangell-St. Elias Visitor Center Switching to Fall Hours on Sept. 20th
Wrangell-St Elias's main visitor center, located near Copper Center, AK, is on fall hours starting September 20th. The fall hours of operation are Mon.-Fri. 9:00 am-4:00 pm, closed on federal holidays.
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.
The current Superintendent's Compendium took effect on April 1, 2014 and provides a listing of regulations under the discretionary authority of the superintendent. Each year the compendium is updated and the public can make comments.
Other Regulations That May Apply
Did You Know?
The ptarmigan is perfectly camouflaged with mottled brown feathers in summer, and solid white plumage in winter.