Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve, Alaska

Located in Interior Alaska, Yukon Charley Rivers offers exploration in a largely untouched landscape. Whether you float the mighty Yukon River or paddle the Charley River's whitewater, your memories will last a lifetime. Geology, cultural history, gold rush remnants, wildlife, and vast scenery will be a part of your experience. But, the strongest element will be solitude. Your adventure awaits.

Yukon Charley Rivers National Preserve Info


Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

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News

Yukon-Charley Rivers Public Use Cabin Permit Comment Notice

The National Park Service has received a Special Use Permit application from a federally qualified local subsistence user for non-exclusive use of the Slaven’s Roadhouse Public Use Cabin for subsistence purposes from October 1, 2019 through February 1, 2020. The public is invited to comment on the proposed activity.

National Park Service Releases Environmental Assessment on Proposed Amendment to Alaska Sport Hunting Regulations

The National Park Service released an environmental assessment that evaluates the possible impacts of a proposal to amend its regulations for sport hunting and trapping on national preserves in Alaska. The proposal would establish better consistency with state regulations by removing regulatory provisions issued in 2015 that prohibit certain hunting practices that are otherwise permitted by the State of Alaska.

First New Wildfire of 2019 Ignited by Lightning in Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

On Monday, June 10, a National Park Service ranger/pilot overflying the Preserve confirmed a new lightning-caused fire start in the Weshrinarin Creek drainage south of the Yukon River and 6.6 miles east of the Charley River. The newly named Yukon Charley Fire (#217) is being managed for resource benefits and other objectives as it is currently not threatening cabins or other resources.

Yukon Charley Rivers National Preserve Photos

Bucket chain on a derelict gold dredge

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Bucket chain on a derelict gold dredge

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Architect

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Architect

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Up the Yukon

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Up the Yukon

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve - Yukon River - bush planes

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Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve - Yukon River - bush planes

Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve - bush planes

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Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve - bush planes

Bruce and Letty by the Cessna at the Coal Creek airstrip.

Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve - Coal Creek mining dredge

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Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve - Coal Creek mining dredge

Yukon Charley Rivers National Preserve - Coal Creek airstrip fuel storage

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Yukon Charley Rivers National Preserve - Coal Creek airstrip fuel storage

Yukon Charley Rivers National Preserve - Cessna evading fires on the Yukon River - bush planes

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Yukon Charley Rivers National Preserve - Cessna evading fires on the Yukon River - bush planes

Trying to avoid smoke coming into the Coal Creek airstrip.

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Yukon River

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Tors near the headwaters of the Middle Fork of the Chena

Little Pink Houses

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Little Pink Houses

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Up the Yukon

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Up the Yukon

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Up the Yukon

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Up the Yukon

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Spent fireweed

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Spent fireweed

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Up the Yukon

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Up the Yukon

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Up the Yukon

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Up the Yukon

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Up the Yukon

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Up the Yukon

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Up the Yukon

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Up the Yukon

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Grizzly sign

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Grizzly sign

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Up the Yukon

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Up the Yukon

Photos from the Coal Creek historic mining district in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve