River & Rafting

For over 25 years Alaska Mountain Guide has been the premiere outfitter and guide service in Southeast Alaska.  Our expedition centers in Haines and Skagway provide the highest level of support for our groups to embark on amazing river rafting adventures.  In addition to fun rafting and canoeing programs with Alaska Mountain Guides, our sister company, Chilkat Guides, offers expeditions  on the Tatshenshini, Alsek and Kongakut rivers. 

  • 10 day river expedition on the Tatshenshini 10 day river expedition on the Tatshenshini
  • Alaska wilderness rafting expeditions Alaska wilderness rafting expeditions
  • Floating down through the Bald Eagle Preserve on the Tsirku overnight rafting trip Floating down through the Bald Eagle Preserve on the Tsirku overnight rafting trip
  • Exciting class III and IV rapids on the Blanchard river day trip Exciting class III and IV rapids on the Blanchard river day trip
     

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Kongakut River

Price: $5600*

Raft the Kongakut River through the last great prehistoric wilderness in North America. Travel with the spring migration of the Porcupine Caribou Herd. Hike under the midnight sun. Experience the Arctic in its most pristine environment.
  • Destination: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
  • Activity: River/Whitewater
  • Difficulty: 3 out of 5
  • Duration: 11 days
  • Meeting Point: Haines, AK
  • Operated By: Chilkat Guides

Alsek River Expedition

Price: $4550*

From the big drop at “Lava North“, to the class-5 helicopter portage at Turnback Canyon, this river expedition leaves a lasting impression of the ruggedness of the north.
  • Destination: Glacier Bay & Kluane National Parks
  • Activity: River/Whitewater
  • Difficulty: 2 out of 5
  • Duration: 14 days
  • Meeting Point: Haines, AK
  • Operated By: Chilkat Guides

Tatshenshini River Expedition

Price: $3900*

Grizzly Bears, Wolves, and Moose all call the Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Park home. For decades, the Tatsheshini River has been regarded as the classic Alaska/Canada transboundary wilderness trip.
  • Destination: Glacier Bay & Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Park
  • Activity: River/Whitewater
  • Difficulty: 2 out of 5
  • Duration: 10 days
  • Meeting Point: Haines, AK
  • Operated By: Chilkat Guides

Whitewater Leadership & Guide Training

Price: $2750*

This 12-day intensive course teaches aspiring guides the technical skills for swift water rescue and rafting in class III and IV rivers. Students learn to row oar frames and paddle captain with hands-on learning.
  • Destination: Rivers of the Yukon
  • Activity: River/Whitewater
  • Difficulty: 3 out of 5
  • Duration: 12 days
  • Meeting Point: Haines, AK
  • Operated By: International Wilderness Leadership School

Upper Tsirku River Rafting

Price: $620*

Join Alaska Mountain Guides for a spectacular wilderness river trip for two days on the Tsirku River. Located just outside of Haines, Alaska, its waters drain from the largest non-polar ice cap and largest protected wilderness area on the planet.
  • Destination: Tsirku River & Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve
  • Activity: River/Whitewater
  • Difficulty: 2 out of 5
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Meeting Point: Haines, AK

Blanchard Whitewater Rafting

Price: $195*

Join us for a fantastic day-trip rafting on the Blanchard and Tatshenshini Rivers. This class III-IV whitewater trip offers paddlers a chance to enjoy fun rapids, while experiencing the beauty of the Yukon.
  • Destination: Yukon Territory
  • Activity: River/Whitewater
  • Difficulty: 1 out of 5
  • Duration: 1 days
  • Meeting Point: Haines, AK

Day Rafting Trips

Price: $136*

Explore the wilderness rivers on a day trip surrounding Haines and Skagway. Great wildlife viewing and perfect for families!
  • Destination: Haines & Skagway Rivers
  • Activity: River/Whitewater
  • Difficulty: 1 out of 5
  • Duration: 1 days
  • Meeting Point: Haines, AK
  • Operated By: AMGA

*Starting from prices, per person, in USD