Extended River Expeditions

Alsek River Rafting Expedition


The Alsek River carves its way from Canada’s Yukon Territories though the world’s highest coastal mountain range to the Alaska coast just north of Glacier Bay. Each day the river grows in proportion to the adventures from the excitement of Lava North Rapid to the helicopter portage over Turnback Canyon and the finale in Alsek Bay filled with hundreds of ice bergs. This adventure has it all from stunning scenery to amazing wildlife sightings…Read More

Kongakut River Rafting the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge


Hike the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge with our hiking oriented float trip. The terrain is wide open for watching the spring migration of the Porcupine Caribou herd. We float this gentle river into the heart of refuge and find the best hiking and wildlife viewing opportunities…Read More

Tatshenshini River Rafting Expedition


The Tatshsenshini is the most famous of our Alaska Wilderness Rivers. Its unique beauty stirred two nations to join in the move to create the Tatshenshini-Alsek World Heritage Site. It grows from a small stream to a great river where it meets the Alsek, four mountain ranges and numerous hanging glaciers to create Alaska’s most spectacular river confluence…Read More

Chilkat River Rafting Day Trip


Watch for Eagles and Wildlife on this spectacular combination of river float trip and fjord exploration. Your quest begins in North America’s deepest fjord where you will have the chance to see whales and other sea mammals as well as thundering waterfalls cascading off the towering ice capped mountains…Read More

Chilkoot Trail Hiking and Rafting Adventure

Chilkoot Trail

Retrace the steps of the Klondike Goldminers of 1898 on this exclusive small group excursion. You will hike the first two miles of the trail with a naturalist guide, and then relax in style while rafting the gentle waters of the Taiya River back to the old ghost town of Dyea… Read More

Custom Adventures

Custom Adventures

Chilkat Guides works with numerous operators in the area to create the perfect adventure for you. From private bus charters with a trained naturalist to classic limo tours of town we can meet you guiding needs…Read More