• Large male brown bear at Brooks Falls

    Katmai

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Park Newspaper

If you are planning a trip to Katmai or just want to know more about the area, then download the latest edition of The Novarupta, the official newspaper of Alagnak Wild River, Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve, and Katmai National Park and Preserve. Click here to download the paper.

Did You Know?

Fording Windy Creek in the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes

The only bridge in Katmai spans the Brooks River. All other rivers in the park must be crossed on foot or by boat. Be careful as heavy rains or melting snow can quickly cause the rivers to become uncrossable.