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Gakona River, Alaska

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: III
Length: 92 miles
Average Gradient: 23 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 63.15909
Longitude: -145.22001

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 62.2994
Longitude: -145.31441


Paddling Rivers Near Gakona River, Alaska:

   Gakona River, Valdez-Cordova Census Area Borough, 14 miles away
      Class III - 92 miles long (Gakona Glacier to Copper River)

   Gulkana River, Valdez-Cordova Census Area Borough, 17 miles away
      Class II-III - 81 miles long (Paxson Lake to Sourdough Campground)

   Copper River, Valdez-Cordova Census Area Borough, 18 miles away
      Class II - 77 miles long (Gulkana River to Chitina River)

   Gulkana River, Valdez-Cordova Census Area Borough, 20 miles away
      Class III - 12 miles long (Summit Lake to Paxson Lake)


Hotels near Gakona River, Alaska:

Aura Borealis Bed And Breakfas, Glennallen
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24.2 miles away
Copper River Princess Wilderness Lodge, Copper Center
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38.8 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Gakona River, Alaska:

   Paxson Inn and Lodge, Paxson, 18 miles away


Public Lands Near Gakona River, Alaska:

   Wrangell - St Elias National Park & Preserve, Copper Center - AK, 27 miles away



Current weather conditions at Gakona River, Alaska
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Local climate location: GULKANA FSS/AMOS 20 miles away






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