The Leader Since 1992
Wrangell Mountain Air has been the leading provider of flight services in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park since 1992. Our base of operations in McCarthy is located at the end of the 60 mile long McCarthy Road and deep within Wrangell-St. Elias National Park. Being located near the geographic center of the Park gives us easy and affordable access to what has been called “North America’s Mountain Kingdom”.
Based in McCarthy
From our base at McCarthy Alaska, we offer scheduled air service and day tours to McCarthy-Kennicott from Chitina and Glennallen, charter service from most towns in Alaska, and world-class flightseeing. For the adventurous, fly-in hiking & backpacking trips, rafting, glacier trekking, & wilderness camping are highly recommend as day, or multi-day adventures.
Specializing in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park
Our specialty is providing you a unique Alaskan experience in America’s largest National Park. Wrangell-St. Elias National Park has been called the Himalayas of North America, and no wonder; this vast area includes numerous mountain peaks from 14,000' to 19,550', uncounted glaciers and the largest ice field in North America. With over 20,000 square miles of roadless wilderness, flying is the only way to see and experience the wonders of the park. All of our flights are designed to show you the very best Wrangell-St. Elias has to offer. Whether you take a flightseeing tour or a multi-day backcountry trip you can count on our expertise and knowledge of Wrangell-St. Elias.
Safety First Always
Safety is our #1 focus and for that reason our crew of pilots are seasoned Alaskan veterans with years of mountain flying experience. They know the Park well and have a passion for sharing their knowledge and making your flight a special experience. We operate a fleet of six professionally maintained Cessna, and DeHavilland aircraft known throughout the world for their rugged dependability. This combination of aircraft allows us the flexibility to offer affordable flights for individuals or large groups.
So don’t miss a visit to McCarthy and Kennicott in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park on your trip to Alaska. World-class scenery, quaint historic towns and a variety of Alaska adventure make this mountain wilderness an ideal destination for your Alaska vacations. Contact us today and our friendly office staff will help you plan an itinerary that includes one of the most spectacular and interesting places in Alaska! We guarantee that you won’t be disappointed.