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Haines Rafting Review, Moose, Eagles and More.

Its been a busy few weeks and the preserve is coming alive.  We’ve seen quite a few moose and numerous active eagle nests. The sunny weather streak finally took a break to give us some much needed rain, but it looks like its back to warm and dry next week.  We also had our first […]

Spring revelations

Melting snow reveals stories of winter survival and otherwise.  Wolves leave this kill picked clean as spring buds emerge an the Eulacon scouts arrive at the mouth of the Chilkat.  Rafting season is right around the corner and we’re looking forward to a new host of spring birds, eagles and calving moose.   Raft rips […]

Alaska Travel

  Haines Rafting Company may be a new player in the rafting industry in Southeast Alaska, but its founder and guide Andy Hedden is by no means a newcomer to the sport or to guiding. A former guide with Chilkat Guides, Hedden has been guiding and managing rafting operations in Southeast Alaska for more than […]

Being here now

  It can be hard being here now, it’s dark and cold, too cold one week and not cold enough the next. Last week we saw almost 10 below and now its pushing 40. Not much snow yet this new year, not much ice for hockey either.  Lots of friends out of town for the […]