Wrangell Mountain Air
Flying Wrangell-St. Elias National Park since 1992

Wrangell Mountain Air — McCarthy, Alaska's Premier Air Service Since 1992

Wrangell Mountain Air flies visitors of Wrangell-St. Elias National Park on flightsees over glaciers, peaks, and varied terrain providing an unforgettable Alaska experience. Guests also enjoy glacier adventure or historic themed day trips to McCarthy and Kennicott. Scheduled flights occur between McCarthy and Chitina three-times, daily. Backcountry drop-offs are available for basecamping, backpacking hikers, or rafting trips. Charters are available from most towns in Alaska to McCarthy. Safety is our primary focus as we transport visitors around “Alaska’s Mountain Kingdom.”


McCarthy Alaska’s premier air service

Flying Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Since 1992

Photo by  Isabela Rachwal .


We Specialize in Alaska Flights & Adventure Tours

Wrangell Mountain Air’s base of operations lies at the end of the 60 mile long McCarthy Road and deep within Wrangell-St. Elias National Park - America’s largest national park at 13.2 million acres and part of the world’s largest preserved wilderness. Guests enjoy daily scheduled air service between McCarthy and Chitina, fly-in day tour packages with guided glacier hiking or tours of the historic Kennecott mill building, charter air taxi service from many towns in Alaska, and world-class flightseeing. For the adventurous, fly-in hiking and backpacking trips, rafting, glacier trekking, and wilderness camping are highly recommended as day, or multi-day adventures. All flights are designed to demonstrate the very best Wrangell-St. Elias has to offer. 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.



Photo by Lucas Moore.


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 each 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 the flexibility to offer affordable flights for individuals or large groups.