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Breathtaking Scenery

Our two visits to the park have been enjoyable. The hands-on part of the center is informative... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sherry S
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Tennessee
Loved this Park

We loved this Visitor Center and area; it all looks new. The ranger at the Visitor Center was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jbwhitehouse
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Dallas, Texas
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Mile 106.8 Richardson Highway, Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve, AK 99573
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our two visits to the park have been enjoyable. The hands-on part of the center is informative, and it can be done in a reasonable amount of time. It is also very informative. The rangers were occupied while we were in the center, but we...More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this Visitor Center and area; it all looks new. The ranger at the Visitor Center was excellent and instructive with our grandkids and their working on their Junior Ranger workbooks. Unfortunately I don’t remember her name, but she had previously been in Maine...More

Thank jbwhitehouse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very remote National Park. It is beautiful with great views of two mountains. We only went the visitor center which had a great wealth of information. This is the only national park we have been to that closes its gate at 6...More

1  Thank Robert C
Reviewed June 17, 2018

We stayed for 2 nights at the Princess Copper River lodge. The scenery is amazing and the park is massive, the biggest one in the entire National Park system. Well worth a visit.

Thank rmorin49
Reviewed May 21, 2018

I’m in Alaska fininshing up going to all the National Parks. Wrangell-St. Elias is my 56th Park and it didn’t disappoint. The mountains are huge and the land isn’t spoiled. I never saw one piece of trash on the ground. If you are thinking about...More

Thank Fred B
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

One of the largest national parks.and worth a visit. Watch the short movie and take a moment to listen to the ranger explain the different mountain ranges and the old copper mine.

Thank littlepepita
Reviewed May 14, 2018

While there are many of us who delight in the rugged trek into some of the nation's beautiful national parks, other can enjoy the sight from the air. Flying into Anchorage, Alaska from Chicago or from Anchorage to Kotzebue takes your plane directly over one...More

Thank Randy L
Reviewed February 5, 2018

We only had a little time to spend at Wrangell-St Elais. We took in the exhibits and walked the trail at the visitor's center. We plan on spending more time here the next time we're in the area. What we saw is beautiful but apparently...More

Thank FrequentTraveler696
Reviewed December 30, 2017

We were driving from Valdez to Glenallen. We drove to Chitina and then for another 2 hours or so. Turned around and came all the way back up to the visitor center. That is pretty much all we did in the park other than the...More

1  Thank lcgovols
Reviewed December 9, 2017

My husband and I were driving from Matanuska to Chitna and stopped here on the way. It was a great place to stop. Nice visitor's center with loads of info and the movie was very informative. We also had a picnic lunch at the picnic...More

Thank Shelly D
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