• Rafters on the Alganak Wild River

    Alagnak

    Wild River Alaska

Doing Business With The Park

The National Park Service authorizes commercial visitor services in Alagnak Wild River under commercial use authorizations. Park specific regulations and reporting requirements apply to all commercial operators. For more information, contact the Office of Concession Operations.

Commercial filming and photography may require a Special Use Permit and the payment of location fees.

Did You Know?

When spawning, male sockeye salmon develop a brilliant red color and distinctive hump.

Each summer, the five species of Pacific salmon return to their birthplace in the Alagnak Wild River to spawn and die. As they migrate upstream by the hundreds of thousands, they undergo incredible morphological changes. Male sockeye salmon turn a brilliant red and develop a distinctive humped back.