Experience the Best McCarthy Alaska Day Adventures
Day trips in McCarthy are a great way to check authentic “Alaska Adventure” off of your bucket list, and they are a fantastic introduction to the scenery of Wrangell St. Elias National Park & Preserve, America’s largest National Park. The #1 Adventure company in McCarthy Alaska, McCarthy River Tours, offers an array of affordable, active one-day Alaska adventures that are suitable for ages 8+ and all adventure experience levels. In fact, they pioneered the Kennecott Glacial Lake & River Raft, the first one-day whitewater rafting trip in McCarthy that does not require an airplane pick-up!
Glacier Hiking, River Rafting, and Kayak Touring Fun
Day trips are the perfect way to immerse yourself in the natural beauty and human history of our little slice of paradise while hiking on the Root Glacier, rafting down the Kennecott River, or even kayaking on Kennecott Glacial Lake and exploring little chunks of icebergs. There is something for everyone to add an extra touch of outdoor adventure to your trip to the unspoiled, historic, frontier town of McCarthy, Alaska!
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We’ve got you covered with our Visitor Guides to McCarthy Alaska and Alaska Rafting Expeditions!
We know that planning that bucket list trip to the Last Frontier can be a little daunting. But not to worry – we’ve made it easy with our trip planning guides! These guides cover everything from how to get to McCarthy, Alaska, things to do in McCarthy and Wrangell-St. Elias National Park, what wilderness rafting trips in Alaska are like, what to pack for a trip, and most frequently asked questions.