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.
Hours of Operation to Change as Summer Comes to a Close
Copper Center, Alaska – The summer is fast coming to a close and with that park programs and hours of operation will be changing at Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve.
The following are scheduled changes for the month of September:
9/02 - :last day the Chitina Ranger Station is open
9/08 - :last day the Kennecott Visitor Center is open.
9/15 - :last day of ranger programs at the Copper Center Visitor Center.
9/21 - :winter hours begin at the Copper Center Visitor Center, 9am – 4pm, M-F, closed on weekends and federal holidays.
9/29 - :last day the Slana Ranger Station is open.
For more information contact Kristi Neilson at 907-823-7255.
Did You Know?
The ptarmigan is perfectly camouflaged with mottled brown feathers in summer, and solid white plumage in winter.