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Float Trip: Clearwater River

Get Outdoors, Stay Active, Go Float — Alaska style!

Note: This event has already passed.

Experience Alaska by floating down the Delta Clearwater River, the largest spring-fed tributary of the Tanana. This crystal clear river is 20 miles long and flows into the Tanana River 20 miles upstream of the Richardson Highway Bridge. 

Floating Trip: Clearwater River

  • July 15 - Register by July 13
  • July 29 - Register by July 27
  • Meeting Time: 9:30 a.m.
  • Location: Outdoor Recreation, Bldg. 627
  • Limited to: Minimum 4 people. Maximum 8 people.
  • The trips are weather dependent.

Additional details:

  • Outdoor Recreation will transport kayaks and supplies to and from the event location.
  • Please bring water and snacks as this is an all-day event.

Float Trip Gear Checklist

  • Your packing list will vary by time of year, location, and trip purpose. But regardless, you’ll want to bring:
  • Flotation devices (lifejackets) - Provided by Outdoor Recreation
  • First-aid kid adequate for multi-day trip and limited accessibility
  • Enough layers to stay warm and dry on the boat and in camp.
  • Non-cotton layers (polypropylene or similar) and fleece. Wind off the cold water can bring down the temperature 10-15 degrees.
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray/headnet
  • Dry suit or wet suit for cold whitewater rivers (it can save you if you flip)

$45 per person

Registration Information

Registration is accepted in person or over the phone. Please call +1(907)873-4058.

  • The trip is open to MWR Eligible Patrons 18 years of age and older.
  • Payment is due at the time of registration.