A History of Packrafting in Alaska
An avid adventurer, Dr. John Harley will be giving a brief history of the packraft and its ability to explore remote areas of Alaska under human power. From the early "Halkett boats" of the 1800’s to the whitewater chasing adrenaline junkies of today, the packraft has been and remains an integral and exhilarating tool for exploring the Last Frontier.
- Presented By: Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center
- Dates: February 7, 2020
- Location: Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center/USDA Forest Service, Juneau Ranger District
- Time: 7:00 PM