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Stikine River

Wrangell, AK
+1 907-874-3006
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Beautiful scenery!

We chartered BreakAway Adventures to go on the river and it was fabulous. Went up to Telegraph... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
On Da Road
What a great trip

Be sure to book with Alaska Charters and Adventures for an awesome trip up the river. You'll also... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Mark S
San Diego, California
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A 60-mile-long pristine river extending from British Columbia to Wrangell, Alaska.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“shakes glacier” (12 reviews)
“jet boat” (13 reviews)
“captain mark” (2 reviews)
Wrangell, AK
+1 907-874-3006
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We chartered BreakAway Adventures to go on the river and it was fabulous. Went up to Telegraph Creek, BC. Such beauty to see with all the glaciers and mountains, petroglyphs and more all pointed out by our guide. Awesome!

Thank On_Da_Road1
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Be sure to book with Alaska Charters and Adventures for an awesome trip up the river. You'll also get an upclose and personal view of the Shakes Glacier and its accompanying icebergs. It was our last day in Wrangell and they made sure we made...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 27 June 2017

we took jet boat tour and it was well worth it, lots of wildlife, the tour guide (Mark) provided lots of historical and cultural perspective

1  Thank Michael J
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Just an absolute wonder with all the changing waters and the views were fabulous. Great spots to see and can spent a lot of time just exploring the vastness of the river.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We booked this excursion through the Regent cruise line. We were met at the dock by Captain Mark (?) and his daughter and boarded their jet boat with 8 other guests. They were very safety conscious and went over procedures carefully. Once we got through...More

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Jet boat ride to the lake.Could not get close to the glacier due to ice flow.Had wine,cheese and smoked salmon while we looked at the mountains,ice and a black bear munching on fresh grass and berries.

1  Thank Leslie S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Visited Wrangell May 3 to May 6 2017. We went with Alaska Vistas in their very fast boat. We travelled before the tourist season and there was enough water in the river to twist & turn our way up the most amazing river. The tides...More

Thank OldOzzies
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Traveled with tour outfit out of Wrangell. Captain of the Chutine Warrior skillfully maneuvered around sandbars. We saw the blue ice at Shakes Glacier, river house boats, and jagged mountains. Charles Baxter

2  Thank Charles B
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We travelled up the Stikine River in a jet boat to the Shakes glacier. Beautiful scenery on the way with great commentary. Lots of waterfalls, icebergs, and the glacier to top it off.

1  Thank lizzy122015
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Alaska Waters took us up the Stikine River and we felt very comfortable with Jim and James as our Captain and guide (father and son). They guided the jet boat through tricky swift waters and up into Shakes Lake and Glacier. It was stunningly beautiful...More

Thank snowladyOregon
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Response from Robert P | Reviewed this property |
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Response from kb-rosie |
Hi idfjsbdfhjbsjdhfb, interesting name! We decided not to do this trip after all this year, so I don't have any help for you. sorry. and good luck. kb-rosie