April 28, 2012

Alatna River Valley, Gates of the Arctic

Photograph by Michael Christopher Brown, National Geographic

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Alatna River Valley, August 19, 2010
"I paddled across this deep, slow-moving river in my small pack raft," says adventurer Andrew Skurka. The Alatna meanders south from the Gates of the Arctic National Park.

See more pictures from the March 2011 feature story "Alaska Trek."

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