Class II-III Gulkana River, AK

Gulkana Wild and Scenic River (Outlet at Paxson Lake in Township 12 North, Range 2 West, Section 4, Copper River Meridian to Sourdough Creek in Township 9 North, Range 2 West, Section 36, Copper River Meridian;)

The river begins in the Alaska Range near Summit Lake and flows south into the Copper River, which eventually empties into the Gulf of Alaska between Cordova and Katalla. Several hundred lakes and ponds are scattered throughout the spruce-dominated forest of the Gulkana River watershed. (Bureau of Land Management)

Section Details

Trip Length Multiday, 47.0 Miles
Fishing Yes
Camping Yes
Manager Bureau of Land Management, Glennallen Field Office
Wild & Scenic Yes
Partner Information https://www.blm.gov/visit/gulkana-river
Description American Whitewater