• Winter in the Wrangells

    Wrangell - St Elias

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Air Services

A flightseeing trip in the Wrangell Mountains is an Alaskan highlight.
A flightseeing trip in the Wrangell Mountains is an Alaskan highlight!
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One of the best ways to experience the beauty and tremendous size of this park is from above! Fly past massive peaks, over jagged glaciers, and endless expanses of wild Alaska! For the truly adventurous, air taxis are used for backcountry dropoffs for wilderness campers and backpackers. A wide variety of tours, trips, and itineraries are available

Most operators fly out of Glennallen, McCarthy, or Chitina. For more information, contact one of the listed operators.


Glennallen/Gulkana/Tok area:

Lee's Air Taxi
(907) 822-3574
PO Box 148, Glennallen, AK 99588

K-Air Service
(907) 822-5312
HC 63, PO Box 1415, Gakona, AK 99586

McMahan Guide & Flying Service
(907) 440-1510
PO Box MXY #1, Glennallen, AK 99588

Copper Valley Air Service, Inc.
(907) 822-4200
PO Box 234, Glennallen, AK 99588

40-Mile Air, Ltd.
(907) 883-5191
PO Box 539, Tok, AK 99780

McCarthy/Kennecott/Chitina area:

McCarthy Air
(907) 554-4440
PO Box MXY #16, McCarthy, AK 99588

Wrangell Mountain Air, Inc.
(907) 554-4411
PO Box MXY #25, McCarthy, AK 99588

Ultima Thule Outfitters Mountaineering Charters
(907) 854-4500
PO Box 109, Chitina, AK 99566

Yakutat/Haines area:

Alsek Air Service, Inc.
(907) 784-3231
PO Box 489, Yakutat, AK 99689

Yakutat Coastal Airlines
(907) 784-3831
PO Box 326, Yakutat, AK 99689

Earth Center Adventures, Inc.
(907) 723-9475
PO Box 411, Haines, AK 99827

Mountain Flying Service
(907) 766-3007
132 2nd Avenue, Haines, AK 99827

Did You Know?

Mt. Bona

Mount Bona, a 16,421’ peak in the St. Elias range, was named in 1897 by Italy’s Duke of the Abruzzi for his racing yacht, the Bona. The Duke, grandson of the first king of Italy, was the first person to climb towering 18,008’ Mount St. Elias, from which vantage point he could view Mt. Bona.