Cordova Ranger District

Cordova is a commercial fishing community and home to the world famous Copper River Wild Salmon. The District is nestled between the Copper River Delta and the southeastern end of Prince William Sound and covers approximately 2.3 million acres. Beauty and adventure surrounds this magnificent place. Located one hundred and forty miles east of Anchorage it is home to 2,500 year round residents. Access is by air or water only.

Cordova lies at approximately 60.542780° North Latitude and -145.7575° West Longitude. Winter temperatures average 17° to 28° F and summer temperatures average 49° to 63° F. Annual precipitation is 167 inches, including 80 inches of snowfall.

Cordova is also home to river rafting, fishing, hiking, sightseeing, camping, hunting, and exploring. But mostly, Cordova is home to some of the greatest people you'll ever have the opportunity to meet.


Key Contacts

Supervisor's Office
161 East 1st Ave., Door 8
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
(907) 743-9500
FAX: (907) 743-9476

Office Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Closed from 12 -1 pm

Cordova Ranger District
P.O.Box 280
612 Second Street
Cordova, AK 99574
(907) 424-7661

Office Hours:
8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Glacier Ranger District
P.O. Box 129
145 Forest Station Road
Girdwood, AK 99587
(907) 783-3242

Office Hours:
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Seward Ranger District
33599 Ranger Station Spur (mile marker 23.5)
Seward, AK 99664
(907) 288-3178

Office Hours:
8:00 am to 4:30 pm