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Alaska Raft Rentals

Matanuska Susitna county, Alaska whitewater outfitter


The wonderful Matanuska Susitna Borough scenery and the playfulness of the water will make you feel great. If you've been out of state whitewater rafting and kayaking you might find the rivers here more demanding, so better not forget that a lot of the rivers here are not suitable for beginners. There arenít any hotels right nearby but if you're willing to drive a short distance then no problem but you'd better reserve
    in advance because these hotels fill up quick. Getting your paddling muscles activated and spending some quality time in nature are sure to keep you coming back for more. Whether you're whitewater rafting or kayaking in
this general area you won't find many other paddling places. The campgrounds here at Alaska Raft Rentals are pretty good. When you're paddling down a Talkeetna Mountains river like this one you always get great scenery along the way too.

Briefly about the general area:
The Chickaloon Knik Nelchina Trail offers hiking at its best. All through the summer months at Alaska Raft Rentals highs are usually in the 60's with nighttime lows
in the 40's. Daytime highs all through the wintertime are in the 20's; winter nights come with lows in the 0's to Alaska Raft Rentals. At Alaska Raft Rentals you donít see much precipitation. Through the month of September you get the most rain around here, and the driest of the months is March.

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Alaska Raft Rentals.
 Whitewater Near Alaska Raft Rentals:
Coal Creek, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 3 miles away
      Class IV - 11.8 miles long (Glacier to Matanuska River)
Gravel Creek, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 14 miles away
      Class IV+ - 11.5 miles long (Gravel Creek Glacier to Matanuska River)
Chickaloon River, Matanuska-Susitna Borough Borough, 15 miles away
      Class III+(IV) - 33 miles long (30 Mile Airstrip to Matanuska)
Matanuska River, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 26 miles away
      Class II+ - 54 miles long (Glacier Park Bridge to Palmer)
Hicks Creek, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 29 miles away
      Class V+ - 11 miles long (Hicks Lake to Matanuska River)
 Ski Areas Near Alaska Raft Rentals:
Alyeska, Alaska , 69 miles away, 2500 foot drop, 9 lifts, 68 runs
 Trails Near Alaska Raft Rentals:
Chickaloon Knik Nelchina Trail, Matanuska-Susitna , 6 miles away
Chickaloon River Trail, Matanuska-Susitna , 18 miles away

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