Cost: $119 for Adults

$70 Children under 12

Tours start May 18 and ends September 15.

Wrangell Institute for Science and Environment is a partner with Princess Tours. Inc. and  Copper River Princess Wilderness Lodge. There is one guided tour per day, five days per week.  Your tour starts at 1:00 PM.  For your convenience, the minivan will pick you up at the Princess Lodge after breakfast or after lunch.

  Three Ways to Book Your Tour

WISE is a local non-profit group dedicated to science and environmental education in the Copper River Basin.

All the proceeds from “Copper Country Discovery Tour” help to fund educational programs for youth and adults in the region of the Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains. These programs include outdoor events for school children, a public lecture series in which visiting scientists share their research with local citizens, and in-classroom activities and presentations. To enhance its effectiveness, WISE partners with many other Copper Valley organizations and agencies.

 Follow this links to discover our partners.

2016 Copper Country
Discovery Tour

Pre-Book as a Princess Tour Guest

If you want to book a tour as a Princess Tour customer, you can book your tour by calling  1-800-426-0500.  You can also visit Copper River Princess Princess Activities web page for more information.  Look for “Copper  Country Discovery Tour”.

Book Your Tour at the Princess Tour Desk

If you have not booked your tour when you arrive at the Copper River Princess Lodge, you can go to the TOUR DESK and ask for assistance.

If you are not a Princess Tour Customer, you can still book your tour through the Tour Desk at Princess Lodge at  907-822-4000 or 1-800-426-0500

Or  Contact WISE

Contact WISE at 907-822-3575 or 907-259-3575 (cell) for assistance.  WISE can design special tour for your group.  Give us a call or e-mail us

Special Tours can be arranged

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HC60 Box 338A  Copper Center, AK 99573  907-822-3575  or 907-259-3575  Contact US