Yakutat and Coastal Area

Map showing the Yakutat and Coast area.
The Yakutat and Coastal Area is located at the south end of the park. It contains the Yakutat District Office and more than 150 miles of coastline. Click on the map for a larger image.

Yakutat and Coastal Area
Accessible only by plane or boat, this area encompasses the park's coastal region, with 155 miles of little-known coastline. Here, huge mountains, enormous glaciers, and temperate rainforest meet the ocean. Visitor services are only found in town of Yakutat, which is a plane or boat ride away from the park. Follow the below links to discover this area:

One image of ocean, tidewater glacier, and Mt. St. Elias. One image of ocean, coastline, and icebergs.
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Last updated: June 24, 2019

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Wrangell-St. Elias National Park & Preserve
PO Box 439
Mile 106.8 Richardson Highway

Copper Center, AK 99573


(907) 822-5234

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