The Best Rivers-

The Colorado, Green, Tatshenshini, and Alsek

The Confluence of the Green and Colorado River

The Best Rivers

An Incredible Experience!

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  • Under Original Ownership Since 1971
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WOW!!! If you are looking for an exciting, yet relaxing excursion in some of the most beautiful and remote wonders of the world.....LOOK...NO...FURTHER!!! Our friends at CRATE are top notch and won’t leave you disappointed...unless you just aren’t the adventurous type. The crew of always incredible - engaging, helpful, funny, accommodating, ..., the list goes on and on. Our 9-day 2014 Grand Canyon National Park Trip and our 7-day 2019 Canyonlands National Park Trip were both out of this world! Looking forward to our next experience! Keep ‘em coming CRATE!

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Helpful Links For Planning Your River Rafting Trip

Colorado River

Green River

Tatshenshini and Alsek Rivers

  •  Rafting the Tatshenhini River-Find more information about the Tatshenshini River Trips offered by Colorado River and Trail Expeditions.
  • Rafting the Alsek River-Find more information about the Alsek River Trips offered by Colorado River and Trail Expeditions.
  • Tatshenshini River-A closer look at the Tatshenshini River as it works its way from the Dalton Post to Dry Bay.
  • Alsek River-A closer look at the Alsek River from Serpentine Creek on the Kaskawulsh River to Dry Bay.
  • The Alsek River’s Capture of the Slims River from the Yukon River-The story of the Slims River’s water flowing down the Alsek River instead of into the Yukon River.
  • Tatshenshini River Flow at Dalton Post-National Weather Service Hydrograph of the flows of the Tatshenshini River at Dalton Post.
  • Alsek River Flow Below Lava North Rapid-River gauge located near the Bates River not too far from Lava North Rapid.
  • Glacier Bay National Park-Covering 3.3 million acres of rugged mountains, dynamic glaciers, temperate rainforest, wild coastlines and deep sheltered fjords, Glacier Bay National Park is a highlight of Alaska’s Inside Passage and part of a 25-million acre World Heritage Site—one of the world’s largest international protected areas.
  • Kluane National Park and Reserve-Kluane – high in the mountains of southwest Yukon – is a land of extremes. The park is home to Canada’s highest peak (5,959-metre Mount Logan), its largest ice field and North America’s most genetically diverse grizzly population. Travellers from around the world come to traverse alpine passes on backcountry odysseys and raft past calving glaciers.
  • Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Park-Tatshenshini-Alsek is considered to be one of the most magnificent river systems on earth, and forms the basis of the British Columbia provincial park that bears its name. Tatshenshini-Alsek Park contains nearly one million hectares of glacier-cloaked peaks, wild rivers, grizzly bears and unusual plant communities.
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site-Kluane / Wrangell-St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek-These parks comprise an impressive complex of glaciers and high peaks on both sides of the border between Canada (Yukon Territory and British Columbia) and the United States (Alaska). The spectacular natural landscapes are home to many grizzly bears, caribou and Dall’s sheep. The site contains the largest non-polar icefield in the world.

If you have any questions or to book an adventure today please call us at (800) 253-7328. 

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