River Rafting & Float Trips

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The waterways in Southcentral Alaska provide both thrilling and peaceful river rafting encompassing locations such as Spencer Glacier Whistlestop, leisurely Portage Valley, Turnagain Pass, the epic Six Mile Creek and the famous Kenai River.

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River Rafting & Float Trips Duration Departure
Glacier Discovery Rail & Raft
Commute by train up the Placer River Valley to raft Spencer Glacier’s Iceberg Maze with its labyrinth of icebergs and a tranquil atmosphere. Guests are not required to paddle, snacks are included. Bears, Trains, & Icebergs from Girdwood-
Alaskan Trifecta – Bears, Alaska Railroad Trains, and Icebergs from Spencer Glacier.
This is an awesome full-day adventure starting with a Pick-Up at the Hotel Alyeska at 11 AM.  Visit the AK Wildlife Conservation Center,  Board the Glacier Discovery Train and Float by Icebergs at Spencer Glacier Lake on Rafting Trip.  Lunch Included. 
7 Hours


11 a.m. 
Kenai River Canyon Raft Trip
Journey into unspoiled Alaskan wilderness with a scenic float searching for moose, bald eagles and salmon at the heart of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Stop at shore side for a picnic lunch and then ride the Class 2 spirited rapids through the Kenai River Canyon. 
7 Hours 11:00 a.m. 
Kenai River Scenic Float Trip
Take a scenic float trip along a non – motorized section of the world – famous Kenai River. Keep an eye out for moose, bear, eagles and salmon as you float through the snow capped mountain scenery of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. 
2 Hours 9:00 a.m.
12:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m.
Portage River Float
Portage River is perfect for calm rafting while floating an arm’s length away from icebergs. This 6 mile route also features possible wildlife sightseeing. 
2-3 Hours 9:00 a.m.
Six Mile Creek Two Canyon White Water Raft
Six Mile Creek is a run for white water enthusiasts desiring a challenging guided white water trip. Dropping over 50ft in places, towering canyon walls are draped with cascading waterfalls. The two canyon white water trip is consistent with Class 4 whitewater. 
3.5 Hours 9:00 a.m.
2:00 p.m.
Six Mile Creek Three Canyon
With crystal clear water and an abundant salmon run, Six Mile Creek is a river runner’s dream. For those seeking the most excitement, add on the 3rd canyon to your adventure consistent with Class 5 whitewater. 
Guests can choose a float trip while others raft. 
5 Hours 9:00 a.m.
2:00 p.m.
Spencer Iceberg Float and Train 
Spencer Lake is known for its photogenic icebergs and mountains. Travel by train and upgrade your trip with a tour of the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center or heli – hike. 
6 Hours 11:00 a.m.
Turnagain Pass Float Trip
For those wanting to be introduced to Alaska rafting, this trip is perfect for families and groups. There seldom is whitewater on this creek, as it moves fast and offers narrow sections for a taste of adventure. This float trip is 8 miles and suitable for children 6+.
3 Hours 9:00 a.m.
2:00 p.m.