This 100 Year Old Alaska Hotel Sits At The Edge Of The Largest Park In America

There are some incredibly large state and national parks in Alaska. We also have the honor of having the largest National Park in the country right here on our doorstep. Wrangell-St. Elias National Park is a stunning 13 million acres, and this historic Alaska hotel sits right at its doorstep!

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Want more information? Make sure to visit Gilpatrick’s Hotel Chitina’s website right here. Have you visited this historic Alaska hotel in Chitina? What did you think? Let us know in the comments below!

If you’re in the area, make sure to drive the next 60 miles to McCarthy. You can read more about The Surprising Alaska Town That Makes An Excellent Weekend Getaway here!