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Aishihik River. Online, Notes, Photos.
Source: Kayak Yukon library.
Ed notes:
1. The Aishihik River (called East Aishihik River in the report) is a tributary of the Dezadeash River, which in turn is a tributary of the Alsek River.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aishihik_River
2. It crosses the Alaska highway at Canyon (east of Haines junction) and runs to Canyon Lake. The West Aishihik River joins partway down. The Aishihik Road parallels the river to the lake.
3. Limited information, five photos and the promise “More info to follow later …” . Access and egress points are not specified.
4. Day trip, 8 km, serious ww river with a lengthy Class V stretch.
5. Entry is made in the hope that more content will be added.
http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/east ... /index.htm

Alsek River. Information.
ALLAN: Post Alsek & Tatshenshini entries also in AK.
Ed note: Consult also the entries filed under Tatshenshini River.
Canadian Heritage Rivers System. Alsek.
http://www.chrs.ca/Rivers/Alsek/Alsek_e.htm
Kluane / Wrangell – St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek UNESCO World Heritage site.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kluane-Wra ... hini-Alsek
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/progs/spm-whs/itm2/site4.aspx
Kluane National Park and Reserve.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/yt/kluane/index.aspx
http://www.greatcanadianparks.com/yukon ... /index.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kluane_Nat ... nd_Reserve
Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Park.
http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explor ... /tatshens/
http://www.greatcanadianparks.com/bcolu ... /index.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tatshenshi ... ncial_Park
http://www.spacesfornature.org/greatspa ... shini.html
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.
http://www.nps.gov/glba/index.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glacier_Ba ... d_Preserve
Maps of the Alsek and Tatshenshini Rivers. Cloudburst Productions, Haines (2004).

Alsek River. Haines Junction area YT to Dry Bay AK. Notes.
Source: Thomas, Alister. More of Canada’s Best Canoe Routes. Boston Mills Press, Erin (2003).
Author: Paula Zyback.
Route description: Haines Junction, Alsek River, creek confluences (Park, Lava, Raft, Marble), Goatherd Mountain hike, Bates River confluence, creek confluences (Plug, Range, Dyke, Easy), helicopter shuttle past Turnback Canyon, Ritchie Creek confluence, Tatshenshini River confluence, AK border, ... , Alsek Lake, ... , Dry Bay.
Title at source: Alsek River: Awesome and Then Some.

Alsek River. Haines Junction YT to Dry Bay AK. Notes.
Source: Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Haines Junction, Dezadeash River, Kaskawulsh River junction and start of Alsek River proper, rapids, Lowell Glacier and lake, hike Goatherd Mountain, rapids, Bates River confluence, BC boundary, Range Creek confluence, Dyke Creek confluence, Easy Creek confluence; start of Turnback Canyon (CV+ whitewater; fly back to Whitehorse or Haines Junction; portage (two routes described); hire helicopter to get around; do not attempt to run); rapid, Tatshenshini River confluence, AK border, The Nose, Walker Glacier, Novatak Glacier outflow, Alsek Lake, Gateway Knob, rapids, Dry Bay.

Bates River. Mush Lake to Alsek River junction. Notes.
Source: Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Ed note: CV+ whitewater.
Route description: Mush Lake, Bates Lake, Wolverine Creek confluence, portage canyon (CV+), another canyon and another portage, Iron Creek confluence, gorge and another portage, canyon (CIII-IV), Alsek River junction.

Blanchard River. Haines Highway to Dalton Post. Notes.
Source: Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Ed note: At most a small reach in BC.
Route description: Bridge on the Haines Highway, Blanchard River, Tatshenshini River junction, Dalton Post.

Dezadeash River. Dezadeash Lake to Haines Junction. Notes.
Source: Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Dezadeash Lake (from Haines Highway; with Kluhini River confluence), Dezadeash River, Six Mile Lake, creek confluences (Undie, Asumbo, Red Squirrel), community of Champagne, creek confluences (Dune, Van Bibber, Cracker, Moose), Aishihik River confluence, creek confluences (Marshall, Nayton), Kathleen River confluence, Haines Junction.

Jarvis River and Kaskawulsh River. Alaska Highway to Dezadeash River junction (and Alsek River). Notes.
Source: Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Alaska Highway, Jarvis River (below Kloo Lake), creek confluences (Sulphur, Bryson, Kimberley, Telluride), Kaskawulsh River junction, Dusty River confluence, Dezadeash River junction and beginning of the Alsek River. Continue down the Alsek or paddle 8 km up the Dezadeash to the dirt road near the Serpentine Creek confluence.

Kathleen River. Haines Highway to Dezadeash River junction (and Haines Junction). Notes.
Ed note: ww river with falls and canyon.
Source: Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Bridge on the Haines Highway, Kathleen River, Lower Kathleen Lake, Rainbow Lake, Granite Creek confluence, Quill Creek confluence (Quill is also paddled, from the highway), rapid, falls, rock gardens, canyon, Dezadeash River junction, 8 km, Haines Junction.

Takhanne River and Tatshenshini River. To Dalton Post. Notes.
Ed note: Serious ww river.
Million Dollar Falls campground.
http://yukonchatterbug.com/2010/08/08/n ... lar-falls/
http://www.campscout.com/campground/YT0030/
http://suethomas.ca/HainesRoad.html
etc.
Source: Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: NOT from Haines Highway bridge, rather from Million Dollar Falls campground, Takhanne River, Tatshenshini River junction, Dalton Post.

Tatshenshini River and Alsek River. Information.
Ed notes:
1. Tatshenshini and Alsek entries are cross-listed in the BC Forum thread.
2. The Tatshenshini lies mostly in BC. Most trips run from Dalton River YT, to the Alsek River junction, to Dry Bay AK.
Canadian Heritage Rivers System. Tatashenshini.
http://www.chrs.ca/Rivers/Tatshenshini/ ... hini_e.htm
Canadian Heritage Rivers System. Alsek.
http://www.chrs.ca/Rivers/Alsek/Alsek_e.htm
Kluane / Wrangell – St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek UNESCO World Heritage site.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kluane-Wra ... hini-Alsek
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/progs/spm-whs/itm2/site4.aspx
Kluane National Park and Reserve.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/yt/kluane/index.aspx
http://www.greatcanadianparks.com/yukon ... /index.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kluane_Nat ... nd_Reserve
Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Park.
http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explor ... /tatshens/
http://www.greatcanadianparks.com/bcolu ... /index.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tatshenshi ... ncial_Park
http://www.spacesfornature.org/greatspa ... shini.html
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.
http://www.nps.gov/glba/index.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glacier_Ba ... d_Preserve
Maps of the Alsek and Tatshenshini Rivers. Cloudburst Productions, Haines (2004).
Budd, Ken; Ric Careless and Johnny Mikes; Editors. Tatshenshini River Wild. Raincoast Books, Vancouver (1993). Ed note: Coffee-table book.
Lyman, Russ, Joe Ordonez and Mike Speaks. Complete Guide to the Tatshenshini River. Cloudburst Productions, Haines (2004).

Tatshenshini River. To Dalton Post. Notes.
Source: Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description (ww day trip): Access via dirt road off Haines Highway (south of Blanchard bridge), Tatshenshini River, Upper Canyon (described in detail), Dalton Post.

Tatshenshini River. Dalton Post to Alsek River junction. Notes.
Source: Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Dalton Post, Tatshenshini River features, Alsek River junction.

Tatshenshini River and Alsek River. Dalton Post YT to Dry Bay AK. Notes.
Source: Thomas, Alister. Canada’s Best Canoe Routes.. Boston Mills Press, Erin (2001).
Author Keith Morton.
Route description: Dalton Post YT, canyon, “Quiet Canyon”, O’Connor River, Tats Creek, Alsek River junction, Walker Glacier, Alsek Lake, Dry Bay, charter flight to Whitehorse.
Title at source: Tatshenshini River: A Treat from the Tat.

Tatshenshini River and Alsek River. Online, Notes.
Source: Kayak Yukon library.
Ed note: Incomplete report, at present written largely for playboaters.
http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/tat/index.html

Tatshenshini River and Alsek River. Dalton Post YT to Dry Bay AK. Features.
Dalton Post (YT; off Hwy 3), Tatshenshini River, outlet from Wade Lakes, creek confluences (Pirate, Squaw, Silver), Bridge River confluence, BC boundary, creek confluences (Kudwat, Detour, Sediments, Low Fog), O’Connor River confluence, Tkope River confluence, creek confluences (unnamed?, Tomahnous, Towagh, Basement, Ninetyeighter, Melt), Alsek River junction, creek confluence, AK border, ... , Dry Bay.

Tatshenshini River and Alsek River. Dalton Post YT to Dry Bay AK. Guide.
Source: Archer, Laurel. Northern British Columbia Canoe Trips: Volume Two. Rocky Mountain Books (2010).