This Abandoned Copper Mine In Alaska Is Like Nothing You’ve Seen Before

Alaska has a fascinating history with the gold rush, railroads, and settlers coming in to explore this beautiful state. One incredible historical landmark combines all three; the Kennecott Mine, an abandoned copper mine in Alaska outside of McCarthy, and inside the gorgeous Wrangell-St. Elias National Park.

To learn more about this incredible piece of history, check out the National Park Service’s website on Kennecott Mine here.

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Headed out to see the mine? Make sure to check out more about McCarthy, The Surprising Alaska Town That Makes An Excellent Weekend Getaway!