Alaska Accommodation September 22, 2018
The Views At This Glacier Lodge In Alaska Will Leave You Speechless
The Kennicott Glacier Lodge is a unique place nestled in one of the most astoundingly beautiful parts of Alaska. Head to the charming town of McCarthy and take a van to the Kennicott Copper Mine area where the lodge lies. You’ll be nestled right into the mountainside and the views of glaciers and peaks are an alpine dream. The lodge is comfortable, homey and a perfect jumping off point for adventures in the area. You’ll adore your stay at the Kennicott Glacier Lodge.
Kennicott Glacier Lodge
#15 Kennicott Millsite, Kennicott
Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve, AK 99588
This lodge is dripping with history and charm right in the heart of the Wrangell-St. Elias Mountain Range.
Your adventure begins at the airstrip in Chitina where you will take a 30-minute flight through the Wrangell Mountains. You will fly over glaciers and past mountains with Wrangell Mountain Air to the remote location of the glacier lodge.
Cruise on a short, narrated flightseeing trip to McCarthy and you will be met for the short ride to the Kennicott Glacier Lodge in the shuttle provided.
Packages include 4 or 5 day stays with meals and excursions included. You'll have a wonderful time exploring the natural word and relaxing on the sunny porch.
The rooms are spacious and clean at this comfortable resort. Meals are served family style in the dining room with assigned seating.
Indescribably gorgeous views of the surrounding mountain landscapes and glaciers are the view from the lodge.
Once you arrive at the lodge, the charming historic area is your oyster. Explore the tiny town, hike to the glacier, take in some of the National Park Service shows, walks, and tours, hike the trails, and enjoy the remarkable scenery.
You will actually get to explore a glacier right outside your door by hiking onto the Root Glacier. Explore the fascinating world of moulons, pressure ridges, fathomless blue pools, and exquisite ice formations.
The lodge is open from May to September, so jump on next summer and plan your vacation now as availability is limited at this exclusive location.
The Kennicott Glacier Lodge is one of the most unique and astounding places to stay in Alaska. Don't miss this remote and beautiful hotel in an unbelievably gorgeous setting.
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