Delayed Opening of Kennecott Visitor Center
Due to lingering snow conditions and frozen water supply lines, the park has postponed the opening of the Kennecott Visitor Center until June 1. Even though the visitor center is closed, Kennecott MInes NHL and local businesses are open. More »
Our Staff & Offices
Wrangell - St. Elias National Park & Preserve
106.8 Richardson Highway
907-822-5234 This is the park business line. Please use this number if you'd like to reach specific people at the park or have questions about park business or job announcements. This line is answered Monday-Friday, from 8am-4:30pm.
During the summer, you can call the visitor centers in the Kennecott District, Nabesna District, and Yakutat District. Click here to find contact information and hours for these visitor centers.
907-822-7253 Cabin Reservation Line. Please call this number if you'd like to make a cabin reservation, or e-mail us. Please send us an email if you are contacting us from outside the United States.
Please e-mail us us for general information.
For information about our Park Superintendent, please click HERE.
Did You Know?
Arctic Ground Squirrels have the most unusual hibernation among mammals. During winter hibernation their body temperature plummets to negative 3 degrees Celsius and then every two to three weeks they shiver to warm themselves back up to normal mammalian temperature (37 degrees Celsius).