Experience #1 | Just East of Antler’s Rest
Wrangell-St. Elias National Park & Preserve
America’s Largest National Park. At 13.2 million acres, which is bigger than the country of Switzerland, Wrangell-St. Elias stretches from one of the tallest peaks in North America, Mount St. Elias (18,008) to the ocean. Yet within this wild landscape, people have been living off the land for centuries and still do today. The park is a rugged yet inviting place to experience your own adventure.
A wonderful adventure for all ages.
Antler’s Rest Bed & Breakfast is located right on the western edge of this stunning National Park & Preserve.
Experience #2 | 16.2 Miles From Antler’s Rest
From lazy river floats to thrilling whitewater, day fishing to multi-day fishing trips on some of the top producing rivers in Alaska – River Wrangeller’s can provide an adventure you’ll never forget!
Equally great for kids and adults.
The rivers in the surrounding area provide a multitude of options for recreation. If fishing isn’t your cup of tea, there are plenty of other river based activities that you and your family can explore.
Experience #3 | 2 Hours From Antler’s Rest
All Day Glacial Cruises
With multiple departures daily, Stan Stephens Cruises offers travelers the chance to choose their ideal tour of eastern Prince William Sound. They offer 6/12 hour and 9 1/2 hour tours.
A fantastic getaway.
View the Columbia Glacier, south central Alaska’s largest tidewater glacier. These cruises also feature Meares Glacier, an advancing and very actively calving glacier.
Experience #4 | In nearby Copper Center
Kennicott Shuttle & Alaska Charters
Providing eco-friendly transportation for Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and the towns of McCarthy & Kennicott since 1991. Sit back, relax and leave the driving to Kennicott Shuttle’s professional drivers.
The road to adventure awaits.
Step back in time and explore the historic copper mining town of Kennicott. Stroll through the frontier town of McCarthy and experience life in the Last Frontier.
Experience #5 | At the Gulkana Airport
Copper Valley Air specializes in Flightseeing tours, Air Taxi and Charter Services within the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park, the Copper River Basin, and McCarthy – Kennicott.
The best birds-eye view you can get.
Visit remote regions that are only accessible by plane. Based out of the Gulkana Airport in Glennallen.
Experience #6 | In nearby McCarthy
Alaska Boreal Canopy Adventures
If Tarzan lived in Alaska, he would probably be “hanging out” with the guys over at Alaska Boreal Canopy Adventures.
A treetop adventure you’ll never forget.
Imagine whisking among the spruce and aspen tree tops of the boreal forest. Pause at the platforms and take in breathtaking views of Sourdough Peak, the Nizina River and surrounding wilderness of America’s largest national park.
Experience #7 | At the Gulkana Airport
St. Elias Alpine Guides
Get your adventure on!
Guiding backpacking, climbing, skiing and rafting trips in the Wrangell and St. Elias Mountains for over 35 years – activities to fill one day or 5.
Experience #8 | In Valdez,
Valdez Museum Historical Archive
The Valdez Museum’s permanent historical exhibits reflect the history of Valdez, the Copper River Valley, and Prince William Sound from the earliest days, when Native Alaskans first occupied the area, to the present day.
Learn some local history.
The museum’s historical collections contain a variety of artifacts, textiles, photographs, and documents that trace the community’s history from its founding to modern times.