Where To Play
Hope offers many tranquil and breathtaking natural surroundings. It is important to be aware that this area is remote and common sense Alaska outdoor safety precautions should always be taken.
Outdoor Guides and Services
Adventure Alaska Tours
(800) 365-7057 (907) 782-3730 fax: (907) 782-3725
Adventure Alaska has been offering unique small group tours from sightseeing to wilderness trips for 20 years. Statewide itineraries from 6 - 16 days offer styles from cozy small lodges to camping, and feature our own facilities in Hope, Eagle, and McCarthy. If you are looking to experience the authentic North, let us know and we'll send a brochure. See you in Alaska!
Angle 45 Adventures
(907) 782 3175
We offer world class guided drift boat and hike-in fishing trips for Trophy Rainbow Trout, and all species of salmon on the Kenai Peninsula. All fishing gear provided: fly, bait casting, and spinning rods are all top quality. We also provide a selection of waders. Come stay in one of our deluxe cabins nestled in the heart of the beautiful Chugach Mountains. Canyon Cabin sleeps up to six and Nissman Cabin sleeps up to eight. Both have a kitchen, private bath, and deck.
Bowman's Bear Creek Lodge and Dinner House
We'd love to help you plan your Alaskan vacation. We proudly offer three-day all-inclusive packages featuring lodging, fine dining, and exciting outdoor experiences easily accessible from Hope. Our excursions include: world class guided fishing, Kenai River scenic rafting, Kenai Fjords marine wildlife cruises, Alaska Railroad, ocean kayaking, white water rafting, and gold panning. Please see our website for all-inclusive package choices.
Chugach Outdoor Center
(907) 782-3456 (office) (907) 277-7238 (reservations)
Alaska whitewater river rafting adventures are world famous. Join us for an exciting whitewater adventure on the scenic and challenging Sixmile Creek located near Hope, Alaska. Amid the Chugach Mountains, Sixmile Creek has cut its way through three separate canyons offering Class IV and Class V whitewater. Our office is located at Mile 7.5 of the Hope Road. Whitewater drysuits for all guests.
Gold Rush Peck
(907) 744-1895 PO Box 155, Hope, AK 99605
Local Sourdough Gold Panner Goldrush Peck is available for walking tours of historic downtown Hope. Tours start at noon and 3:00 pm. Starting from Hope's historic museum, this tour covers local points of interst, refurbished miner's cabins, and stories of Hope's past. Come see old Alaska in this turn of the century gold rush town. As seen on The Travel Channel's "Cash and Treasures."
Hope Fishing Charters
Get away from the crowds, and see the real Alaska with us! Guided freshwater fishing for salmon and trout, using fly rods and/or spincast gear. Fish on the boat access-only 20 Mile River amid towering mountains topped with glaciers or the scenic Six Mile Creek close to Hope. Transportation subject to availability. Boat sightseeing and van tours. May 1 - October 31. Half and full day trips, reasonable rates. Guest cabin available.
Rent a bike and tour Hope. Two hour, half-day, or full day rentals. Helmet and lock included. Great rates! Located on 2nd Street between A and B streets.
NOVA runs a variety of rivers and adventures, but locally offers Sixmile Creek, Alaska's premiere whitewater trip. This creek has three canyon segments, the first two of which are a challenging Class IV and a good warmup for the third and most challenging Class V. We offer two trips: the first two canyons or all three. Included is all necessary personal gear, including neoprene dry suits.