Instructions for making Brooks Camp Campground Reservation (Jan. 9, 2014)
The reservation period for the Brooks Camp Campground did open as advertised at 8 AM Alaska Time on January 5. However, some people did find the reservation process confusing. More »
Modified Open Fire Ban in Katmai NPP and Alagnak Wild River
Contact: Morgan Warthin, 907-644-3418
King Salmon, Alaska - Effective immediately, open fires may be built as allowed by park regulations on all park lands within Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve and coastal lands east of the Aleutian Range within Katmai National Park. All interior lands within Katmai National Park and Preserve and the Alagnak Wild River remain closed to the use of all open fires due to high fire danger. This order will remain in effect through July 6, 2013 or until the weather and fire conditions change.
Did You Know?
Katmai National Monument was established in 1918, but so few people visited the remote area that no rangers were stationed here until 1950. Today, Katmai National Park and Preserve remains a wilderness landscape with little development.