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    Wrangell - St Elias

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

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  • Wrangell-St. Elias Visitor Center to close for the winter on Nov. 1st.

    Wrangell-St. Elias's main visitor center, located near Copper Center, AK, will be closed for the winter starting November 1. The visitor center will re-open on April 1, 2015.

Nabesna ORV Public Meeting Schedule

Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve invite you to attend a public meeting about the Draft ORV EIS for the Nabesna area. The following dates, locations and times are listed.

Monday, September 20: Anchorage, at BLM Campbell Creek Science Center, 5600 Science Center Drive. Time is 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 21: Copper Center, at Wrangell St. Elias NPP visitor center theater, mile 106.8 Richardson Highway. Time is 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 21: Slana, at Slana school. Time is 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 22: Tok, at Tok school. Time is 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 23: Fairbanks, at National Park Service office at 4115 Geist Road. Time is 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

All meetings will start with a short presentation but will be open-house style, with displays, materials to review, comment forms, and NPS personnel available to answer questions.

Did You Know?

Majestic Mt. Drum

Mt. Drum, a volcano located in the Wrangell Volcanic Field, was named by Lt. Henry Allen in 1885 for Adj. General Richard Drum.