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Lodging + Massage

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Private cabins for 2 to 6, some with private bath, convenient auto access three miles from footbridge, near McCarthy.

Part or camp at the McCarthy Road's End by the Footbridge—Mile 59.4. Gorgeous scenery on the Kennicott Glacier Lake and the Kennicott River. 

Comfortable accommodations and lodging in Valdez, Alaska. Clean and affordable rooms close to all area attractions and activities.

Elbows Bodywork

Neuromuscular rehab therapy, sports massage, trigger point therapy, PNF/PRE techniques. McCarthy. Call today to schedule: 907-554-1199

Newly restored and renovated historic hotel with full service restaurant and bar, located in downtown Chitina. 

Golden Spruce Cabins

Log cabin rentals, convenience store, espresso, hot sandwiches, souvenirs, Dry RV camping. MP 9.9 Edgerton near Kenny Lake. Great overnight locale en route to Chitina, McCarthy, and Kennecott. 907-822-5556

Family owned and operated Lodge located in the historic town of Kennicott. Both shared and private bath guest rooms, full service restaurant, and spectacular views of the Kennicott Glacier, Mount Blackburn, and the Chugach Mountains.

The cabin is located on a small hill next to the McCarthy Airport, with views of the mountains.

Spectacular views of the glacier and mountains, a short walk from the footbridge. 

Electric sites, secluded dry RV/tent sites, groceries, dump station, fresh water, laundromat, showers, fishing licenses, gas, diesel, propane, ice. Hotel and diner. 

One of only 6 Michelin Guide recommended lodges in Alaska. Ma Johnson's is a Living Museum Hotel. McCarthy.

McCarthy B&B

McCarthy Bed-And-Breakfast is the longest operating B&B in the McCarthy/Kennicott area. The owner has been providing lodging for visitors to the area for over 25 years.

McCarthy cabins

Three cabins located ~three miles from the end of the McCarthy Road where you access the footbridge to McCarthy and Kennicott. A true Alaskan off-grid experience with incredible comfort and charm.  

Homestead-style, relaxing living with modern conveniences and spectacular natural scenery. 5.5 miles before the Kennicott River, near McCarthy.

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This restored log cabin is a unique, comfortable accommodation in the middle of Wrangell-St. Elias National Park. Up to 3 people can enjoy the cozy cabin that's close to downtown McCarthy and the park.

Wrangell View RV Park

The only full RV hook-ups in Chitina. Mile 28.4 Edgerton Highway. Great views. Reservations accepted 907-823-2265

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Guide Services & Flight Services

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Prince William Sound sea kayaking and glacier hiking day and multi-day adventures. No experience needed and children welcome. Valdez. 907-885-2814

Copper Oar

Alaska Wilderness Rafting and Adventure Travel. McCarthy-based. Kennicott, Nizina, Chitina, Copper Rivers, etc. Multi-sport packages. Day and multi-day adventures. 

Copper Valley Air Service

Scheduled air service between ANC and McCarthy with Gulkana stopover. Flightsees and charters. 

Paddle, hike and climb with the dedicated and knowledgable guides who are KWG. Always an adventure... one step at a time. Located on Mainstreet Kennicott. | 907-554-4444

Alaska river adventures in the heart of the Wrangell Mountains. One day, overnight, multiday, and custom river trips and gear rentals. $5 off day raft trip or glacier hike with coupon code "MXYvisitor" 

Guided sea kayak day trips, extended sea kayak tours, whitewater rafting trips, backpacking treks, sailing charters out of Valdez, Alaska and multi-sport adventures throughout Southcentral Alaska.

Helicopter and airplane charter service, flightseeing, utility work, and more. Cordova and McCarthy.  

St. Elias Alpine Guides

Celebtrating 35 years of guiding in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park. Half and full day glacier hikes. Ice climbing. History tours of Kennecott. Backcountry multiday adventures. Mountaineering, basecamping, backpacking. 

Valdez Saltwater Charter Reservations + Easy Freeze Inc

Call us to hook you up with the right fishing charter for you in Prince William Sound. We also provide custom fish processing and shipping. 907-835-4208

Wrangell Mountain Air

McCarthy’s premier air service ~ Flying Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Since 1992

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Restaurants and Bars 


Newly restored and renovated historic hotel with full service restaurant and bar, located in downtown Chitina. 

The Golden  Saloon features a casual menu including many local favorites and a full bar. Full menu, extensive wine list, single malt scotches, many Alaskan beers on tap. Live music on weekends and Thursday open mics.

Warm fast food with a flare. Espresso, hamburgers on fresh baked buns, and other favorites. Located at Kenny Lake Mercantile & RV Park, mile 7.2 Edgerton Highway

This family owned and operated Lodge is located in the historic town of Kennicott. The Lodge has both shared and private bath guest rooms, a full service restaurant, and spectacular views of the Kennicott Glacier, Mount Blackburn, and the Chugach Mountains.

Open 11 AM - 7 PM in Downtown Kennicott. The Meatza Wagon is the perfect place to eat after a glacier hike or tour of the Kennecott Mine. Enjoy a view of the Kennicott Glacier and Wrangell Mountains from our covered outdoor seating.

Espresso, hand cut curly fries, burritos, burgers, beer & wine, and more. Mainstreet McCarthy and the harbor in Valdez. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner. 

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Groceries and Gifts

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Visit us in the heart of historic Kennecott for meaningful souvenirs, gifts, and that random item you wish you had brought along, as well as a hot drink from Brew with a View, located on our front deck.

Electric sites, secluded dry RV/tent sites, groceries, dump station, fresh water, laundromat, showers, fishing licenses, gas, diesel, propane, ice. Hotel and diner. 

Quality locally-made artwork and gifts in a historic building in Chitina, Alaska. Website

Snacks, drinks, & groceries. Small sizes & bulk. Many organic items. Fishing & hunting licenses. Ice. Hardware. Basic auto. Alaskan gifts. Mile 10.3 Edgerton Hwy. 

Wintercreek Jewelry's Copper Oar Jewelry

Silver and copper jewelry featuring copper nuggets, copper oar, and Alaska jade and agate. Proprietor Larry Hoare, making jewelry in Kennecott since 1979. 

Wrangell View Store

Downtown Chitina. Easy RV pull through. Open daily with extended summer hours. Groceries, ice, soda, snacks, sundries, tobacco, fishing licenses, tackle. 

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Ground Transportation

Daily service to McCarthy by van. 

Spirit Mountain Gas

Self-service gasoline in Chitina, 24-7. Mile 33, Edgerton Highway. 

Van transportation between the Kennicott River footbridge, McCarthy, the McCarthy airstrip, and Kennicott since 1993. 

Transportation and tours to Wrangell-St. Elias National Park | Morning and afternoon McCarthy Road van service | 12.5 hour round trip day tour to McCarthy from Chitina. 

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Museums and Culture

McCarthy–Kennicott Historical Museum

Private, non-profit, volunteer-run organization that preserves, documents, and makes available the heritage of the McCarthy – Kennicott area, including the Kennecott Mines National Historic Landmark managed by the NPS.

Wrangell Mountains Center

Connecting people with wildlands through art, science, and education in the Wrangell Mountains. 

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