River Rafting in the Copper River Region of Alaska

Salmon Grove specializes in half-day, full day and multi-day Alaska river rafting tours and Alaska river trips on some of the best Alaska rafting rivers throughout the Copper River region.  In summer time Alaska river rafting is one of the best ways to travel through the challenging wilderness terrain that defines the topography of the Copper River Basin. We offer Alaska river rafting expeditions on the Tonsina River, Klutina River, Gulkana River and Copper River.  

Catch YOUR Copper River Salmon!


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Camp Kitchen

__ Table
__ Kitchen shelter
__ Stove(s)
__ Propane / Fuel
__ Cooking pots and pans
__ Dutch Oven / Charcoal
__ Coffee press / percolator
__ Cooking utensils / can opener
__ Plate / Cup / Bowl / Silverware (1 per person)
__ Spice kit
__ paper towels
__ Trash bags
__ Small shovel
__  lighters
__ Water purifier
__ Dish buckets
__ Soap
__ Dish sponge

Alaska River Trips: Copper River Expeditions

Alaska Multi Day Copper River Expeditions;

Copper River to Copper Center $500 per person

Klutina River to Chitna $500 per person

Trip of a Lifetime Copper River to Cordova Expedition

Chitna to Cordova $2000 per person

Our custom Copper River Expeditions are avaliable June-August  your price includes all the group river gear, expedition equipment, river guide, camping gear and a complete meal plan. Call to plan your custom river expedition!

Alaska River Trips

 Camping Equipment:

__ Tent / Bivy
__ Sleeping Bag
__ Sleeping Pad
__ Camp Chair
__ Headlamp / flashlight
__ Camp clothes
__ Thermal layers; base-layer, fleece layers, warm jacket
__ Rain gear
__ Hiking shoe or sandals
__ Hat
__ Toiletries kit

Gulkana River Rafting & Gulkana River Float Trips

Scenic Rafting $125

Half Day Alaska River Rafting & Fishing $200

Full Day Fishing Alaska River Rafting & Fishing $300

Paxson Lake to Sourdough Campground Float Trip

"Wild and Scenic" Gulkana River

Fully Guided $1500 per person

Semi-Guided $1500 flat rate

Sourdough to Richardson Bridge $700

Fully guided Alaska river trips include a professional fishing guide, expert instruction, river rafting trip and equipment, shuttle service, rain gear, waders, PFD, tackle, ancillary gear, light snacks, water and processing of your catch.  Multi day river trips include a complete meal plan and camping equipmentnt.

What to bring on your Fully Guided River Trip

On the water

__ Thermal layers
__ Base layers
__ Gloves
__ Sunglasses


__Fishing License (if fishing)

At camp

__ Headlamp
__ Camp clothes (synthetic)
__ Warm Jackets/ Fleece
__ Hiking shoes & sandals
__ Hat (warm&sun)
__ Toiletries kit
__ Personal medications

Salmon Grove Campground & Fishing Charters

100 Old Richardson Highway, Copper Center, AK 99573

 (907) 822-5822

Fill out the form to start your reservation for the 2018 Alaska river rafting season.

Tonsina River Rafting

Wilderness Rafting $300

Trophy Chinook Salmon Fishing

Full Day Fishing $450

Tonsina River Overnight Fishing  $900

Recommended Packing List for a Salmon Grove Semi-Guided River Trips-

The semi-guided trip option includes your professional river guide to row the entire trip or follow your boat for safety and river insight. Semi-Guided trips do not supply meals or camp equipment

 Klutina River Rafting Trips

2 hour River Rafting $50

Whitewater River Rafting $125

Half Day Alaska River Rafting & Fishing $200

Copper Centers Most Popular Trip

Full Day Alaska River Rafting & Fishing $300

Klutina River Multi-Day family Camping Trip $400