About Dick Griffith Challenge & PackRafftle

It's that time of year . . . .

Adventurer & "Grandfather" of the Packraft Dick Griffith is back

to match your contributions dollar for dollar(up to $5000) from

Giving Tuesday, November 28, 2023 through March 31, 2024.

GUESS WHAT  You helped us match Dick's $5000!!!  Thank you!!

GUESS WHAT AGAIN?  Amazing ERNC supporters, Doré and Kevin Meyers, have offered to match another $5000!!

Help us match their incredibly kind offer today!


In recognition of Dick's pioneering use of the packraft, we are also holding a "PackRafftle". 

Enter to win an Alpacka Raft Gnarwhal!

Tickets: $50 each.

Your donations will support everything the volunteers and staff do to make the Nature Center a special place to learn, visit, and recreate with friends and family year round! 

Proceeds will go towards trail and building maintenance, educational programming, and so much more! 

Every dollar amount matters. 

Thank you!!!

State of Alaska Gaming Permit # for Friends of Eagle River Nature Center:  2231. 

Raffle sales:  11/28/23 - 3/31/2024.  500 tickets available.

Raffle winner drawing:  4/1/2024, at the Eagle River Nature Center, need not be present to win.

32750 Eagle River Rd, Eagle River, AK 99577