Tatshenshini River - Canadian River Expeditions

Canadian River Expeditions and Nahanni River Adventures is the premier outfitter in the vast provinces and territories of northern Canada. In the case of the Tatshenshini River and the Alsek Rivers, their guiding expertise extends beyond the borders and into Alaska. Canadian River Expeditions and Nahanni guides currently hold the most permits on the Tatshenshini, but that does not mean there's a lot to go around! Your window of opportunity to get on this magnificent river is only open for the brief summer period and is high on many rafter's bucket lists. This means it still fills rather quickly, so plan ahead with their help! Go ahead, click to learn more, they are ready to help you have an epic adventure!

The Alsek and Tatshenshini Rivers meet between two of Alaska's wildest mountain ranges

Tatshenshini River Rafting

The expedition begins with a night in Whitehorse, Yukon - slightly north of the Province of British Columbia. The river flows through the upper left corner of British Columbia and then into the upper neck of Alaska's panhandle. During the 11 day journey, you will travel between two massive mountain ranges, spot plenty of wildlife, and enjoy the occasional class III rapid.

  • Trip Length: 11 Days
  • Minimum Age: 10
  • Season: June-August
  • Intensity Level: Mild-Moderate