Headquarter's Visitor Center Switching to Winter Hours on Sept. 20th
Wrangell-St Elias's main visitor center, located near Copper Center, AK, will be switching to winter hours starting September 20th. The new hours of operation are Mon.-Fri. 9:00 am-4:00 pm and closed on Saturday and Sunday.
You can now download and enjoy the official newspaper and visitor's guide to Wrangell St. Elias National Park and Preserve, The K'elt'aeni. Named for the local Ahtna Athabaskan word for Mount Wrangell, this 16-page full-color newsletter will help you plan and enjoy your journey in this immense wilderness park. Produced by park staff!
Did You Know?
Fireweed derives its name from the fact that it is one the first plants to spring up after a fire and during fall its leaves become inflamed with bright red and orange colors.