These specials are offered during the shoulder periods for bear viewing on the Brooks River and during some of the better fishing timeframes. Packages include round trip air transportation between Anchorage and Brooks Lodge.
June is a great time in Katmai with its 19 hours of daylight allowing visitors to make the most of each day. Spring fishing on the world-renowned Brooks River and area lakes are "hot" for rainbow trout, grayling, lake trout and char. Opening day for fishing the Brooks River is June 8th. Travel must be completed by June 20th.
August is another great time for sportfishing on the Brooks River. The sockeye salmon are beginning to spawn and the rainbow trout, grayling and char are starting their "feeding frenzy" on salmon eggs abundant throughout the river. Travel must be completed by August 25th.
These specials include round trip air transportation between Anchorage and Brooks Lodge, all fees, taxes and lodging. Meals are not included. This tour departs daily.
|Multiple 3 (3 per room)||$1380.00|
|Multiple 4 (4 per room)||$1263.00|
|Prices are per person.|
|Multiple 3 (3 per room)||$1664.00|
|Multiple 4 (4 per room)||$1488.00|
|Prices are per person.|
You can add the following items to this tour:
Breakfast: Adult $17.00 / Child $12.00
Lunch: Adult $24.00 / Child $15.00
Dinner: Adult $40.00 / Child $23.00
*Child prices based on ages 2-11 years of age
Canoes: $12.00 per hour OR $40.00 per day
Kayaks: $16.00 per hour OR $60.00 per day
Weather and Clothing: Be prepared for stormy weather and sometimes sunshine. Summer daytime temperatures can range from about mid-50's to mid-60's degree F; the average low is 44. Strong winds and sudden gusts frequently sweep the area. Skies are clear about 20 percent in summer and light rain can last for days.The atmosphere at the lodge is casual, so bring comfortable medium weight sport clothes. By dressing in layers, you can add or subtract clothing and be comfortable regardless of the whim of the weather. Internet service is not available at the lodge.
Laundry Facilities: Laundry Facilities are not available at Brooks Lodge.
Insects: You will need insect repellent. Head nets are highly recommended.
"Bear Jam!": Bear activity at the Lower River may delay crossing Brooks River Bridge. Please be prepared to wait in windy and/or rainy conditions and allow yourself ample time to meet meal services and/or your departing flight.
The following items are a must: Warm jacket or sweater, personal items, walking shoes or boots, sunglasses, raincoat, camera & memory cards, long sleeve shirts, mosquito repellent should be kept with scarf, hat or cap during your travel. Examples of optional items you might consider are binoculars and a day pack.
Find a variety of items for sale that may make your stay in Katmai more pleasant and enjoyable.
Personal Items: Toothpaste, insect repellent, soap, film (no memory cards available), batteries and tobacco.
Food and Beverages: Candy, ice, soft drinks, and other snack items including trail mix, beef jerky, etc.
Souvenirs: Hats, sweat shirts, t-shirts, post cards, coffee mugs, posters, film and more.
Fishing Tackle: Line, leader, lures, flies and Alaska fishing license.
Rental Items: Rods & reels, chest waders, canoes, kayaks, single burner stoves, bear resistant containers and showers and towels (for campers).
* Camp stove fuel is available white gas, propane & JetBoil (propane/butane mix).
* Ice is available for purchase at Brooks Lodge. .
** Store purchases may be made with Cash, Travelers Checks, MasterCard or Visa.