WRANGELL, Alaska -- The National Park Service will open a $7.6
million visitors center across the Copper River from Wrangell-St.
Elias National Park next summer.
Wrangell-St. Elias, a day's drive east of Anchorage, is the
nation's largest park and has the continent's largest assemblage of
The visitors center was designed to resemble a village, with
small groups of buildings connected by pedestrian trails.
The center will be adjacent to the Richardson Highway south of
For information, call (907) 822-5234.