Cruises from Wrangell
Wrangell (pop. 2400) is located on the northern tip of Wrangell Island, an island in the Alaska Panhandle. It lies just south of the estuary of the 610 km Stikine River that empties into the Eastern Passage separating Wrangell Island from the mainland. Hence it is ‘The Gateway to the Strikine’.
The Tlingit people residing in the Wrangell area, who were there centuries before Europeans. The small town curves around the flat shores of a bay, not far from its airport, and overseen to the south by 815 m snow-capped Mt Dewey. Natural beauty of mountains, islands and rainforest, surround Wrangell.