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Ouzel Expeditions

Anchorage county, Alaska whitewater outfitter

 
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The rivers for whitewater rafting and kayaking here in Alaska are often tougher than in other states, so if you're not from around here don't forget that rivers here are not as easy as elsewhere. The starting point is not too far from Anchorage.
    Great exercise and just hanging out with mother nature have people coming from far and near. No need to look hard for hotels, but if you donít have reservations you might end up sleeping in your car. For all you camping
people there are campgrounds nearby. The nature scenery of Alaska and the beautiful way the water current moves down the stream are in themselves reasons enough to come here to paddle. The Chugach Mountains scenery is wonderful. No matter if you're whitewater rafting or kayaking in this general area you'll find lots of paddling places.

Briefly about the general area:
While you're here at Ouzel Expeditions you can take a hike along the
 
Crow Pass Trail, and Chugach National Forest is a great place to stretch your legs a bit. Yeah, come up here to the Chugach Mountains for a great time. If the weather is great here at Ouzel Expeditions, you can go for a hike along the Johnson Pass Trail, and if you're going to from Girdwood, you won't be the only one. This river has so much to offer. Alyeska has fine slopes and a friendly staff. Around Ouzel Expeditions you donít get a lot of rain. For the period of September this area sees the most rain, and the driest month of the year is April. Summertime highs at Ouzel Expeditions regularly tend to be in the 60's; through summer nights temperatures are in the 40's.

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OUTDOORS
These outdoors activities are available near Ouzel Expeditions.
 Whitewater Near Ouzel Expeditions:
Whitewater Outfitter - Anchorage Whitewater, Anchorage Borough, 0 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Borealis River Guides, Anchorage Borough, 1 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Chugach Adventure Guides, Anchorage Borough, 1 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Eagle River, Anchorage Borough, 12 miles away
      Class IV - 3 miles long (Echo Bend to Rapids Camp)
Eagle River, Anchorage Borough, 14 miles away
      Class I - 15 miles long (Upper)
Sixmile River, Kenai Penninsula Borough, 17 miles away
      Class V - 9.3 miles long (East Fork of Six Mile to Sunshine)
Bird Creek, -blank- Borough, 19 miles away
      Class V+ - 3.5 miles long (5 miles upstream to Turnagain Arm)
Portage River, Municipality of Anchorage Borough, 20 miles away
      Class -blank- - 13 miles long (Portage Lake to Turnagain Arm)
Whitewater Outfitter - Chugach Outdoor Center, Kenai Peninsula Borough, 21 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Twentymile River, Anchorage Borough, 23 miles away
      Class -blank- - 20 miles long (Carmen Lake to Turnagain Arm)
 Ski Areas Near Ouzel Expeditions:
Alyeska, Alaska , 1 miles away, 2500 foot drop, 9 lifts, 68 runs
Alpenglow At Arctic Valley, Alaska , 39 miles away, 1400 foot drop, 4 lifts, 25 runs
Hilltop, Alaska , 43 miles away, 294 foot drop, 3 lifts, 10 runs
 Hotels Near Ouzel Expeditions:
The Hotel Alyeska, Girdwood , 2 miles away
Alaska Garden Gate B&B, Palmer , 22 miles away
Alaska Garden Gate B&B And Cottages, Palmer , 23 miles away
Midnight Sun Cabins, Moose Pass , 24 miles away
Trail Lake Lodge, Moose Pass , 24 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Ouzel Expeditions:
Bertha Creek Campground, Kenai Peninsula County, 11 miles away
Granite Creek - Chugach National Forest, Anchorage, 14 miles away
Portage Valley RV Park and Cabin Rentals, Portage, 14 miles away
 Trails Near Ouzel Expeditions:
Crow Pass Trail, Anchorage , 4 miles away
Johnson Pass Trail, Kenai Peninsula , 15 miles away
 Public Lands Near Ouzel Expeditions:
Kenai Fjords National Park, Seward - AK , 35 miles away
Katmai National Park & Preserve, King Salmon - AK , 49 miles away
Chugach National Forest, Alaska , 11 miles away
Chugach State Park, Alaska , 18 miles away
 Lakes Near Ouzel Expeditions
Johnson Lake, Kenai Peninsula , 15 miles away

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