Rafting the Alsek River
Ride 160 miles down the Alsek River, through the largest contiguous protected wilderness in the world. Raft Class II-Class IV rapids watching glaciers calve into the water and spotting spectacular wildlife. Camp riverside and enjoy delicious meals while listening to river lore around the campfire. Take a helicopter portage over a risky stretch of river, and float past dense canyon forests. With raw nature on display at every bend, this is a unique pilgrimage ...
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|1||Arrive in Haines, Alaska|
|2||Travel to Haines Junction in Yukon Territory, Canada|
|3||Raft the Mighty Alsek|
|4||Raft Across Lowell Lake & The Lowell Glacier|
|5||Navigate the Icebergs of the Lowell Glacier|
|6||Run the Rapids of the Challenging "Lava North"|
|7||Discover the Luminous Turn Back Canyon|
|8||Helicopter Ride Over Turn Back Canyon|
|9||Continue Down the Tatshenshini River|
|10||Pass the Walker Glacier|
|11||Float Towards Alsek Lake|
|12||Paddle Among Sculpted Ice Flows of Alsek Lake|
|13||Depart from Dry Bay by Bush Plane|