Stay at the exclusive Kulik Lodge and board early morning seaplanes to Brooks Camp for guided bear viewing
Combine outstanding bear viewing with superb lodging in the heart of the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge
Photo Courtesy of Matt Van Daele
Redoubt Bay Lodge is located in a spectacular area at the entrance to Lake Clark Pass, with one of the densest bear populations in the state

Bear Viewing Lodges

While grizzly bears can be seen inland, brown bears reside on the coastal areas. There's also the Kodiak brown bear that can only be found on Kodiak, Afongnak and Shuak islands in southwestern Alaska. We have gathered the best viewing spots below, including Kodiak Island, Brooks Camp/Falls and Denali National Park.

  • Katmai Wilderness

    Katmai Wilderness Lodge on Katmai's coast offers a very exclusive bear viewing experience to a maximum of 12 guests....
  • Tutka Bay

    This beautiful lodge is located nine ocean miles from Homer along the Kachemak Bay. The area offers rugged coastline...
  • Redoubt Bay

    Redoubt Bay Lodge is located in a spectacular area at the entrance to Lake Clark Pass. A resident bear population in...
  • Skyline Lodge
    (3 days)

    The rustic lodge is located in Kantishna, 92 miles from the park entrance on the Denali National Park Road. The clos...
  • Camp Denali & North Face Lodge

    Camp Denali and North Face Lodge are a family-owned and operated business, specialized in active learning adventures...
  • Kodiak Brown Bear

    The Kodiak Brown Bear Center combines outstanding bear viewing with superb lodging....
  • Kodiak Treks

    Small group adventure with low impact bear viewing excursions in the heart of Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge. ...
  • Katmai Explorer at
    Kulik Lodge

    Stay at exclusive Kulik Lodge and travel to Brooks Camp by seaplane for guided bear viewing....
  • Bear Viewing at Brooks

    The world famous bear viewing at Brooks Falls is only a short walk from Katmailand's Brooks Lodge. As many as fifty ...