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.
Periodically we have special events in the park. Here's a list of events that are scheduled for 2014. Check back for updates!
Climate Change and the Glaciers of Wrangell-St. Elias by Mike Loso - June 2, 2014 7:00pm in the Copper Center Visitor Center theater.
Wings Over the Wrangells
Did You Know?
Battling snowstorms during most of her 33-day climb, team leader Dora Keen, along with team member George Handy, was the first to summit 16,390’ Mt. Blackburn. A famous 1912 Saturday Evening Post article, entitled “First Up Mount Blackburn”, was written by Keen shortly following her amazing feat.