For over 30 years, Copper Oar has been providing single day and backcountry rafting trips in the heart of Alaska’s most stunning and untouched wilderness: the Wrangell-St. Elias. Our scenic floats, whitewater rafting trips and multi-sport expeditions will take you deep into the Wrangell Mountains, where remote rivers will lead you to the best views Alaska has to offer.

Wrangell St-Elias National Park is the biggest in the country. With 13.2 million acres of stunning glaciers, towering peaks and winding rivers, our trips will lead you to raw and untapped environments unlike anything you’ve ever seen. Explore our trips or watch the video to learn more about this breathtaking landscape.

Come Explore Wrangell-St. Elias!

               “One of the most experienced outfitters in the state.”
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Take a day trip to one of our glaciers, float down a glacial river or explore this beautiful terrain by foot – you decide!


Alaska River Journey

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Nizina Raft & Flightsee

Raft three exciting rivers in a day, finishing with a scenic flight.


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White River Combo

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Copper River Rafting

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