2024 Season: May 25 to Sept 2
2025 Season: May 24 to Sept 1

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2024 Season: May 25 to Sept 2
2025 Season: May 24 to Sept 1


Kennicott Glacier Lodge is a great place to stay if you want to explore the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and the Kennicott National Historic Landmark and there are many fantastic activities to do in an around Kennicott, AK.

Glacier Hiking and Ice Climbing

The Root Glacier is one of the few easily accessible glaciers in Alaska and it is just a 2 mile hike from our lodge. Half day and full day guided glacier hikes and ice climbing trips take you right onto the glacier so you can explore the moulons, fathomless blue pools, and crevasses of this glacial river of ice. Learn More

Explore the Historic Town

Be sure to explore the historic copper mining town of Kennicott. There are over 40 remaining building, many of which are open to the public.  Learn More


One of the best ways to experience the immensity of America’s largest National Park is to go on a flight seeing trip in a small plane.  Learn More

River Rafting

Continue your exploration with an exhilarating river rafting trip through the national park, where you encounter once-in-a-lifetime views of wildlife and remote natural areas.  Learn More

Alpine Hiking

Hikers love the Kennicott area, home to breathtaking alpine hiking. For a strenuous but rewarding adventure, hike 10 miles roundtrip to the historic Bonanza or Jumbo mines at the top of the mountains behind Kennicott. Learn More

Mountain Biking

There are a couple of trails open to mountain biking in the area. For a short ride, try the historic wagon road trail between Kennicott and McCarthy. Learn More