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 integral to every decision made and every flight taken at Wrangell Mountain Air. Our crew of pilots are professionals, who together posses a depth of experience that includes over 60,000 hours of time in the air and extends from the Alaskan bush to the Rocky Mountains to the international airline. With every flight you can expect a thorough attention to detail, care for every passenger, and a shared knowledge of the beautiful scenery below as you experience the joy of being airborne over, what is in our humble opinion, the most majestic place in the world. Our fleet consists of six professionally maintained Cessna and DeHavilland aircraft known throughout the world for their rugged dependability.