On the other side of the bridge, you can either walk the 0.6 mile to the town of McCarthy and 5 miles on to Kennecott Mine and glacier trailheads area or there are shuttle vans with frequency varying based on the time of year. FOOD & BEVERAGE - $1,400,000 McCarthy Lodge Bistro, New Golden Saloon & Shuttle Stop Cafe & Gift Store â¢ McCarthy â¦ Wrangell St. Elias national park is the home of McCarthy and Kennicott. Some items were returned and the area has since turned into an interesting destination for those hearty enough to travel the 90-mile dead-end McCarthy road into McCarthy, Alaskaâ¦ The walk to McCarthy is short, less than ½ mile. Interior Alaska Bus Line offers shuttle service between Anchorage & Glennallen on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays . The Kennicott Shuttle provides transportation to the Kennicott River Footbridge where passengers disembark and walk across the Footbridge. There is a regular shuttle that runs from McCarthy to Kennecott during peak season. Wrangell Mountain Air (907) 554-4411 or (800) 478-1160 Provides daily flight service from Chitina to McCarthy, Alaskaâ¦ Flight Tour Shuttle at McCarthy included! Wrangell Mountain Airâs base of operations, in McCarthy, Alaska, is positioned deep within Wrangell-St. Elias National Park - Americaâs largest national park at 13.2 million acres and part of the worldâs largest preserved wilderness. At the end of the 60 mile dirt road from Chitina youâll find a parking lot and a footbridge. Flight Tour Shuttle at McCarthy included! REQUEST TO REMOVE Suggested Alaska Itineraries by Alaska â¦ McCarthy-Kennicott Shuttle. McCarthy Alaska. The town of McCarthy is pretty unique even by Alaskan standards. Lot / Land for sale. By Road Many of our guests choose to drive to Kennicott in order to enjoy the scenic countryside along the way. The Kennicott Glacier Lodge shuttle van provides complimentary transportation between McCarthy and Kennicott when you arrive and depart. We offer safe and comfortable transportation for your Alaska â¦ Perhaps searching can help. Anchorage-McCarthy by Bus Wrangell-St.Elias Tours offers a shared van service between Anchorage and McCarthy. $40,000. For our trip (June 13) the vans were running hourly, between 9am-6pm. The end of McCarthy Road, where a shuttle picks up and transports guests to a footbridge/second shuttle, as no private vehicles are allowed on the road beyond. Specializing in Alaska Flights & Adventure Tours Since 1992. The population of McCarthy and Kennecott fell to almost zero until the 1970s, when the area began to draw young people from the many who came to Alaska in the '70s for adventure and the big money of the Trans Alaska â¦ Transportation to McCarthy â¦ Bus: The Kennicott Shuttle offers daily van service from Glennallen to McCarthyâ¦ During our visit is not yet a season, everything in Kennecott was closed. Guests enjoy daily scheduled air service between McCarthy â¦ Explore things to do in McCarthy & Kennicott. Mccarthy - Alaska Real Estate. Homes for You Price (High to Low) Price (Low to High) Newest Bedrooms Bathrooms Square Feet Lot Size. Kennicott Shuttle (907) 822-5292. This may be a good place to introduce yourself and your site or include some credits. These companies are Go North Rentals, Alaska 4×4 Rentals, and Midnight Sun Car Rentals. Wrangell-St. Elias Tours (907) 960-2020. There are 3 ways to get from Fairbanks to McCarthy by bus, shuttle or car. About Kennicott and McCarthy. Kennecott Mine, McCarthy Alaska. 4.98 acres lot; 23 days on Zillowâ¦ The McCarthy Road begins with 17 miles of pavement and continues with 41 miles of gravel east across the Copper River to deadend at the Kennicott River, about 1 mile west of the town of McCarthy and 6 miles from the historic mining area of Kennicott. Walk to McCarthy then take a shuttle van from McCarthy â¦ There are three rental car agencies located in Anchorage that allow their vehicles to travel on the McCarthy Road. The shuttle charges $5 â¦ (summer only). Wrangell Mountain Transport (907) 554-4492 Provides daily shuttle service between McCarthy and Kennicott. Shuttle Stop Cafe and Gallery, McCarthy, Alaska. Interior Alaska Bus â¦ Dimensions: 3501 x 60 ft. / 1067 x 18 m: Surface: gravel/dirt, in fair condition: RUNWAY 1 : RUNWAY 19: Latitude: 61-26.042953N: 61-26.495335N: Longitude: The quickest way to get from Anchorage to McCarthy is to shuttle and bus which costs $219 and takes 8h 34m. The shuttle will pick-up and drop-off at the footbridge, McCarthy, and Kennicott. Getting to McCarthy is a bit of a mission. It seems we canât find what youâre looking for. There are many ways to arrive in McCarthy, each equally adventurous: Friends, Rental Cars, Shuttles & Planes. Once on the other side, there is an hourly shuttle that takes visitors to both McCarthy and Kennicott. To get to Kennicott by car, you must drive to the end of the McCarthy Road, park your car, walk across a footbridge with your bags, and take our shuttle van â¦ Kennicott and McCarthy sit five miles apart at the end of the McCarthy Road, about 90 miles from the turnoff from the Richardson Highway. The McCarthy/Kennicott area is now a popular tourist destination, but like most remote areas in Alaska, the crowds leave in September, and only a few, hardy individuals choose to live in â¦ There is only one road here and that road doesnât actually go all the way. Shuttle Services The Kuskulana Bridge is a highlight along the McCarthy Road These listings are provided as a service to our visitors and imply no specific endorsement by the National Park Service or Wrangell-St. Elias National Park & Preserve.