The Alaska Ghost Town That’s Perfect For An Autumn Day Trip
Kennecott is a haunting and beautiful ghost town, lying near the remote town of McCarthy in Eastern Alaska. In a stunning valley ringed with seven glaciers, the remains of a huge mining operation stand against the Wrangell Mountains. Not only is Kennecott in a gorgeous part of Alaska, but the history of the mine is also a fascinating story of resources, World War I, western expansion, and Alaskan development in the aftermath of the Gold Rush. You can spend a gorgeous fall day wandering the ruins in the spooky ghost town of Kennecott.
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