• Winter in the Wrangells

    Wrangell - St Elias

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

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  • 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.

Current Road Conditions

Along Gravel Roads Within the Park:

The Nabesna Road is paved for the first 4 miles. Beyond mile four, the road is gravel and dirt surface. The road is maintained by the AK Dept. of Transportation.

The McCarthy Road is gravel and dirt surface. The road is maintained by the Alaska Dept. of Transportation.

Current Conditions:

Along State Highways:

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Current Highway Conditions, Highway Cams, Warnings, etc.

Did You Know?


The Baneberry, also known as Snakeberry or Doll’s Eyes, produces berries that are extremely toxic. Ingestion of as few as 6 berries has been known to cause the death of a small child. Interestingly, birds are wholly unaffected by the toxin.