• Rafters on the Alganak Wild River


    Wild River Alaska


A brown bear takes a swim.

Brown bears compete with anglers for fish on the Alagnak Wild River.

NPS Photo

The diversity of life found along the Alagnak Wild River corridor includes brown bear, beaver, river otter, lynx, mink, fox, wolverine, and occasionally wolf. Large ungulates include moose and caribou.

Did You Know?

The Alagnak Wild River offers some of the best sport fishing in all of Alaska.

The Alagnak Wild River’s extraordinary rainbow trout, char, grayling, and abundant salmon are some of the most attractive sportfish in the world, and the river has become the most popular fly-in fishing location in all of southwest Alaska.