Description (Aniak River, bethel alaska, Alaska, United States)
The Aniak River flows north from Aniak Lake through the foothills of the Kuskokwim Mountains 90 miles to the Kuskokwim River. The upper portion of the Aniak River provides scenery, clear cold water, and ample wildlife. The entire river is braided with gravel bar after gravel bar. Campsites are almost limitless along this river. The river provides the adventurer the opportunity to raft Alaska's back country, while experiencing some of Alaska's finest fishing. This river is not for the novice rafter. It contains many "sweepers" and logjams. Previous rafting experience is a must, however this is what makes the Aniak River a world-class adventure to float.
The fishing begins each year in early July with the King Salmon run and culminates each year in mi View more...