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Points of Interest at Katmai National Park

Situated in southern Alaska, Katmai National Park comprises a vast, rugged wilderness. This remote location is full of lakes, forests, and mountains. If it’s your first time visiting the park, you’ll want to make sure to hit the main points of interest.  Brooks Falls These gorgeous waterfalls are the main point of interest in KatmaiContinue reading “Points of Interest at Katmai National Park”

Places to Visit After Katmai National Park

A vast and remote national park situated in southwestern Alaska, Katmai National Park is defined by a beautiful and unforgiving terrain. Visitors to the park will enjoy hiking and exploring the rugged Alaskan wilderness. Once you’ve had your fill of Katmai National Park, continue on to the following destinations.  Kodiak Island – Located just acrossContinue reading “Places to Visit After Katmai National Park”

Staying Safe at Katmai National Park

Situated in southwestern Alaska at the base of the Alaskan Peninsula, Katmai National Park encompases a vast, rugged landscape. Defined by wild forests, lakes, mountains, and wildlife, guests to the park must be cautious during their visit. It’s imperative to take the necessary safety precautions when visiting Katmai National Park.  Weather  Serious storms are commonContinue reading “Staying Safe at Katmai National Park”

How to Spend a Weekend in Katmai National Park

Located in Southwestern Alaska, Katmai National Park is so remote that it can’t be accessed by car – your only options for visiting are by commercial flight or boat. The nearest town is King Salmon, though it is rather remote. Katmai National Park was established in 1918 and encompasses a large number of prehistoric humanContinue reading “How to Spend a Weekend in Katmai National Park”

Katmai National Park Hosts Annual Fat Bear Week 2020

We hope you’re ready, because Alaska’s Katmai National Park is hosting its annual Fat Bear Week competition yet again! Enter this quirky contest to see which of the park’s bears can get the fattest before their winter hibernation. Bears will lose one third of their body fat during the slumber, so it’s important that theyContinue reading “Katmai National Park Hosts Annual Fat Bear Week 2020”