Delayed Opening of Kennecott Visitor Center
Due to lingering snow conditions and frozen water supply lines, the park has postponed the opening of the Kennecott Visitor Center until June 1. Even though the visitor center is closed, Kennecott MInes NHL and local businesses are open. More »
Guided Activities at Kennecott
Historic Mill Town Tours
Join them for a half or full-day hike on the Root Glacier, ice climbing seminar, fly-in hike, river rafting trip or a rugged multi-day adventure into the backcountry of the park.
Guided day and multi-day adventures throughout the area are also offered by the Kennicott Wilderness Guides.
Join them for a guided day hike, overnight wilderness adventure, rugged mountaineering challenge, or river trip.
Join them for a one-day float through the majestic Nizina Canyon with a flightseeing trip on the way back, or for a multi-day adventure deep into the park.
The Wrangell Mountains Center offers a rich variety of residential and walk-in programs that foster appreciation, understanding, and stewardship of Alaska's wildlands and communities.
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.