Wild Alpine Outfitters is the only gear shop in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and the rural outpost settlement of McCarthy-Kennecott, Alaska. We are a small, Alaskan family-owned business delivering top-notch brand name gear at competitive prices. Wild Alpine Outfitters is your source for mountain sports equipment rentals and sales.
Location: 500 Kennecott Avenue, downtown McCarthy.
Look for the Wild Alpine and McCarthy Air log cabin.
Hours: 8am – 7pm, seven days a week May 15 through September 15.
Marin Mountain Bikes: (includes helmet, combination lock) $40 per 24-hour day; $20 per 4-hour half day
Kahtoola KTS Steel or Black Diamond Contact Strap Glacier Hiking Crampons: $20 per day; $95 per week
Koflach Degre Mountaineering Boots: $20 per day; $120 per week
Black Diamond Raven Pro Ice Axe: $10 per day; $60 per week
Black Diamond Traverse Trekking Poles: $10 per day; $40 per week
Iridium Satellite Phones: $25 per day; $95 per week PLUS $3 per minute used
New and Consignment Item Sales
New and gently used adventure essentials. McCarthy-Kennecott’s only source for mountain sports equipment: Patagonia, Mountain Hardwear, Rab, Smartwool, Black Diamond, MSR, GSI, Beyond Coastal, Peppers, Made in Alaska artisan apparel and other favorite brands.
Consignments: We’re currently accepting gently used items for consignment resale. Items must be modern (no 1982 Alpina ski boots – you know who you are!) and in good condition.
Consignments Fine Print: We accept the following items: Outdoor clothing; camping gear, small outdoor adventure equipment; ice tools, crampons, helmets; hiking boots, mountaineering boots, sturdy shoes; bicycles; dress-up clothes & costumes!
We work with you to set a fair price for your items and offer 50 / 50 split for sold items. We pay consignors in cash or store credit. Wild Alpine Outfitters picks up items in Anchorage through May 15 and accepts drop-off items at the store after May 15. Consignors are responsible for collecting cash or unsold items after September 15. Unsold and uncollected items become property of Wild Alpine Outfitters at the end of each season and will be donated or sold in following years.
Contact us to reserve your rentals, arrange a consignment pick-up, or for more information.