Independence Mine State Historical Park opens June 11
(Wasilla, AK) – The summer recreation season at Hatcher Pass is revving up. The Archangel Road opened to vehicle traffic on Monday, June 5, and the Independence Mine State Historical Park will reopen to visitors on Sunday, June 11.
Visitor parking at the historical park will be available 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. New this year is a $3 per person admission fee to the park. Commercial tours will not be affected by any fee increases until the 2018 summer season.
The park is scheduled to remain open through September 4 this year. More details on current park conditions are available at http://dnr.alaska.gov/parks/