We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Currant Ridge

149 reviews
MIle 56.7 McCarthy Rd, McCarthy, Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve, AK 99588
Traveller (62)
Room & Suite (23)
Dining (1)
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good10%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“these cabins”(13 reviews)
“the kitchen”(18 reviews)
“place to stay”(13 reviews)
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Accessible rooms
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (149)Write a Review
Filter reviews
135 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsthese cabinsthe kitchenplace to staywrangell stgas grillprivate decklarge bathroomfresh eggscomforts of homeonly stayed one nightbeautiful view of the mountainsgreat bedssolar powerbeautiful cabincoffee beansno tv or wifiperfect spot
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 135 reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We only stayed one night in Currant Ridge, but enought to understand the life-style their owners have, and it was a pleasure to be a part of it! Thanks! The lodge are really clean and new, has everything you need for cooking, and it made...More

Thank Alvaro74
Response from McCarthyMan, Owner at Currant RidgeResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you for your positive review of Currant Ridge. We wholeheartedly agree that you don't need TV while out here in our home. We now do have WIFI at all of the guest homes. The scenery is always changing with the subtle falling of dusk...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

Andy and his wife have really created a perfect spot! We stayed here two years ago and thought that it could not possibly have been as good as we remembered. It is really that great: The cabins are spacious, warm, and well appointed and are...More

Thank Suzanne L
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We stayed here for two nights and had a wonderful stay. The cabins sit above the main lodge and are almost completed secluded from each other. We could just barely see guests on the neighboring deck, and were serenaded by the owners' chickens the first...More

1  Thank 383ingridn
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We loved Currant Ridge, the cabin was very comfortable & well equipped with wonderful views. It has the convenience of being very close to McCarthy without having to haul bags over the footbridge. Andy & Cynthia are wonderful hosts (including offering fresh eggs from their...More

Thank hutchero
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We are Alaskans and decided to finally give McCarthy a try after 25 years of living here! We were not disappointed in the least! We thouroughly enjoyed our stay at Currant Ridge and would highly recommend! We stayed for 3 nights in June 2017. We...More

Thank 2xy1xx
View more reviews
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (62)
Room & Suite (23)
Dining (1)
Hotel & Grounds (62)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Currant Ridge staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"No such thing as a bad room. Talk to Andy if you have specific needs and he will steer you in the right..."
Read review
"ask for cabin on the south side with views over the valley"
Read review
"All of the modern log cabins are great"
Read review
"all rooms have equally great interiors and views"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing