Mulchatna River, Alaska
National Park Service, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve
December 2, 1980. The segment within Lake Clark National Park and Preserve.
Wild — 24.0 miles; Total — 24.0 miles.
Photo Credit: Lamont Glass
The Mulchatna River, originating in Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, flows through astonishingly scenic tundra. Its headwaters are Turquoise Lake, and it is flanked by the glacier-clad Chigmit Mountains to the east. The Mulchatna Caribou Herd frequents the area.