Alaska Whitewater Rafting

Rafting through Canada’s scenic rivers. -Nathaniel Stephens

Canada’s Yukon Territory and Haines, AK contain some of the wildest rivers and remote backcountry areas on the continent that have lured adventurers for years.  From huge, braided glacial drainages to tight gorges and plunging waterfalls, the rivers of the Yukon and Haines offer varied features, perfect for a unique and memorable whitewater adventure.

Depending on the season, snowmelt, and conditions, Alaska Mountain Guides will choose a river that provides the highest quality experience.  Whether set on the famous Tatshenshini and Blanchard or the Chilkat River (Tlingit for “salmon storehouse”), your AMG whitewater experience will provide you with the adventure of a lifetime.

Canada’s Yukon Territory contains some of the wildest rivers and remote backcountry areas on the continent that have lured adventurers for years. From huge, braided glacial drainages to tight gorges and plunging waterfalls, the rivers of the Yukon offer varied features, perfect for learning and polishing skills. Backpackers explore Kluane National Park, designated by the United Nations as a world heritage site and part of the largest protected wilderness in the world.

TRIP LOCATION Located in the Yukon Territory or Haines, AK, this trip may start on the Tatshenshini River, a Class III run, where you’ll get your feet wet with an exciting introduction to whitewater rafting.  We will then descend any number of rivers in the Yukon, including the Hess River and the Primrose River.  The Chilkat River float is a great option for guests looking for a more relaxed whitewater trip through the Bald Eagle Preserve in Haines.  These premier wilderness rivers make this trip a world-class adventure into some of the wildest country complete with abundant wildlife and class IV rapids.

OUR GUIDES:Alaska Mountain Guides & Climbing School Inc. instructors and guides are professionals. Their skill and experience insure our guests the best possible experience during their trip. Your safety and enjoyment are their primary goals.

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