If you want to leave the driving to someone else, or you don’t have a rental car that can drive on gravel roads, you can take a shuttle from Anchorage, Glennallen, or Chitina to McCarthy.
The shuttle vans will drop you off at the end of the McCarthy Road. You must walk across a footbridge with your bags, and take our shuttle van the last five miles to Kennicott. The Lodge shuttle provides complimentary transportation for arriving Guests from the footbridge to Kennicott on the hour from 12pm to 8pm.
Scheduled Shuttle between Glennallen/Chitina and McCarthy
Depart Glennallen at 7am, Depart Chitina Airport at 8:15am and Arrive in McCarthy around 11am
Depart McCarthy at 4:30pm and Arrive at Chitina Airport at 6:45pm, Arrive Glennallen at 8:00pm
Kennicott Shuttle: 907-822-5292, kennicottshuttle.com
Scheduled Shuttle between Anchorage and McCarthy
Depart Anchorage on Mondays and Fridays at 9am and Arrive in McCarthy around 6pm
Depart McCarthy on Sundays and Thursdays at 9am and Arrive in Anchorage around 6pm
Overflow Transit: 907-707-9921, overflowtransit.com
Copper Spike Transport offers charter shuttle service between Anchorage, Glennallen, or Valdez and McCarthy.
Copper Spike Transport: 907-406-9599, copperspiketransport.com
However you decide to get to Kennicott, you’ll have the opportunity to see some of the best scenery in Alaska. If we can help with your travel plans in any way, please call or email us.
Historic Trestle Bridge on McCarthy Road