Yakutat District Office

Aerial view of the town of Yakutat with forest, ocean, and islands in the foreground and snow capped mountains in the background.
The coastal town of Yakutat lies on the Gulf of Alaska between Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Glacier Bay National Park.

Yakutat District Office
The Yakutat District is located in the southern portion of the park, along the coastline in Yakutat Bay. The office location is at 951 Airport Access Rd. For information and hours of operation, please call Park Headquarters in Copper Center at (907) 822-5234.

Yakutat, Alaska
Located at the base of the St. Elias Mountains, the city of Yakutat (pop. 633) is a Tlingit settlement on the Gulf of Alaska. Outdoor guide services and commercial fishing are the primary sources of income for most residents, though logging and government also play important roles in the local economy. Yakutat is approximately 220 air miles northwest of Juneau, 218 air miles southeast of Cordova and 342 air miles southeast of Anchorage.

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Last updated: May 28, 2021

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Mailing Address:

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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