Wrangell - St Elias National Park & Preserve

Wrangell - St Elias National Park & Preserve

Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Visitor Center

Latitude, Longitude: 62.017300, -145.369205

The Headquarters and Visitor Center provides information about the entire park in addition to the administration and management facilities. This beautiful, brand new facility is located along the Richardson Highway at mile 106 (between Glennallen and Copper Center). View the park movie in the new theater, enjoy the exhibits, stroll the short nature trail to a spectacular view of the Wrangell Mountains, check out the bookstore, meet a park ranger, and get oriented with the large 3-D interactive map display. Park rangers provide guided talks and walks daily during the summer months. Subsistence fishing and hunt permits are also available.

The Visitor Center is open year round Monday-Friday 8:00 to 4:30. During the summer season (Memorial day to Labor Day) the Visitor Center is open seven days a week from 8:00 to 6:00pm.

Services available in nearby Copper Center include a post office, lodging, gas station, food store, tire repair, and telephone.

Directions

The Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Visitor Center is located along the Richardson Highway, 10 miles south of Glennallen, AK.