• The Slaven's beach on the Yukon River

    Yukon - Charley Rivers

    National Preserve Alaska

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  • Caribou Hunting Emergency Order

    Alaska Emergency Order 03-03-14 closes the southern portion of Unit 25B to state subsistence and state general hunts for caribou. This emergency order does not apply to federally qualified subsistence users within Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve. More »

Environmental Factors

Landslides on the Charley River
Landslides on the Charley River
NPS Photo by Josh Spice
 
Fire is a natural part of the landscape that rejuvenates life.
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Geologic processes are always happening.
Learn about current events in the preserve here.
 
What is the weather like in a semi-arid sub-arctic desert? Find out.

Did You Know?

Charley River

The Charley River has a gradient of 31 feet per mile and is considered by many to be one of the premier whitewater experiences in interior Alaska.