The Wrangell Convention and Visitor Bureau commissioned additional economic analysis of the Visitor Industry after the recent completion of the Waterfront Master Plan process which included a general economic overview of Wrangell’s economy.

The recently released analysis identifies Tourism as the second largest private sector industry in Wrangell, with more than 20,000 visitor to Wrangell spending $5.1 million dollars in the community during the summer months of May to September.