This road runs 368 miles from Valdez
. The first 270 miles runs from Valdez
to Delta Junction
and it continues on to Fairbanks
as part of the Alaska Hwy
. It is Alaska's first road, formerly the Valdez
Open all year, it is a wide, paved highway with a good road surface. The road by-passes the community of Copper Center. It is a scenic route through the Chugach Mtns and Alaska Range.