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

Lightning sparks new wildfires in Yukon-Charley Rivers

Four new wildfires were discovered Monday and Tuesday in Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve, due to recent hot, dry weather coupled with multiple lightning strikes. Information on these fires is still limited other than their location. In order to allow the incident management team the use of the Coal Creek and Slaven’s facilities for fire suppression operations Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve, Superintendent, Greg Dudgeon has temporarily designated use of these facilities for fire operations and support personnel only. Pilots flying in the area are advised to communicate their intentions on the Common Traffic Advisory Frequency (122.8).

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.

New Wildfires Ignited by Lightning in Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Three new fires were observed during a fire detection flight late Monday, June 4, all ignited by lightning occurring over the weekend. None of these fires are currently being staffed by personnel, but all are being monitored.

Yukon Charley Rivers National Preserve Photos

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Tors near the headwaters of the Middle Fork of the Chena

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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

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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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

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

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

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

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

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