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Chugach Outdoor Center

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About Chugach Outdoor Center
Alaska's Best Whitewater Rafting. Located on Alaska's Keani Peninsula, Six Mile Creek is a whitewater paradise 70 miles from Anchorage. Dropping over 50 feet per mile as it flows out of the Chugach Mountains. Six Mile Creek has cut its way through three separate canyons offering Class 4 and Class 5 whitewater. Choose between three different trips departing in the morning and afternoon. We provide all necessary river gear including a full dry suit.
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

I am an avid kayaker, so keep my perspective in mind. Our group was the last trip of the season (2018) so the water was low. We even had to get out and walk our raft around some boulders. The rapids were fun but not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Archie and the rest of the guide were fantastic. Rafting was fantastic and pretty rough but our guides got us thru (not sure how much help the rest of us were) with only one dumping. Watch the age limits as this was pretty intense rafting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

What a great experience! Safety was their main goal throughout the trip. I would recommend the three canyon trip This was out first whitewater rafting trip and what a blast. Great staff and guides. I took my gopro and got great footage of the trip....More

Thank Earl64
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Working as a lodge owner in Homer Alaska, we are always looking for great companies to send our guests through...companies with great customer service who are concerned about the experiences their guests have. We rafted all three canyons with a total of 21 people in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank homerinnandspa
Reviewed August 26, 2018

I can't wait to do it again! This was the best trip ever. This outfit has the most amazing, helpful, fun, safety conscious staff you will ever meet. I was very nervous when I booked this trip but all for naught. As soon as we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sandra R
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This trip is a must do when you’re the type seeking for thrill and adrenaline rush. If you decide to do this, definitely come in prepared - that water is ice cold and the swim test at the start will definitely rev the adrenaline right...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shane_Snow15
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Adventure of a lifetime! I've been whitewater rafting before, but this trip rates near the top of my list. Lower (3rd) Canyon is very technical, and luckily our rafting guide was superb and everybody in the boat paddled when instructed. Water is cold, but not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AustinAg92
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

I have never been white water rafting and I was very skeptical about how dangerous it would be. The guide in my group was Neil. He was amazing to hang out with and very experienced when it came to rafting. He made the trip fun...More

Thank MorganWeber
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

My husband has done white water rafting down the Zambezi and this was as wild but the guides made us feel incredibly safe! The gear was good, the guides were knowledgeable (esp the safety boat which was awesome to have with us) and the whole...More

Thank Neil S
Reviewed July 24, 2018

We've rafted before, but the cold water and rainy day made this trip different. The dry suits were a huge help and the extra layers they suggested kept us much warmer than we could have been (you will still get wet, but not soaked through)....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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March 29, 2018|
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Response from jaybirdhope | Property representative |
All two canyon and three canyon trips start with our mandatory practice swim. You will be geared up with a drysuit, PFD, helmet, and shoes we've provided. After a thorough safety meeting with your guide you'll head into the... More
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