• Large male brown bear at Brooks Falls


    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Bearcam Frequently Asked Questions

Screen Shot of Bears at Brooks Falls
Bears are commonly seen fishing at Brooks Falls in July.

Do you have a question about something you observed on the bearcams? Are you interested in learning more about what you might see? If so, you might find the answer in these frequently asked questions. Follow the links below to browse questions on bears, salmon, and other animals.

Brown Bear Frequently Asked Questions Other Frequently Asked Questions

If you don’t find an answer to your question here, rangers often answer questions during video and text chats when the cams are live. Times and dates for these chats vary, so be sure to follow us on Google+, Twitter, and Facebook for the latest updates.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Migratory birds begin returning from their wintering grounds in March. Along the Naknek River, thousands and thousands of waterfowl, like tundra swans, gather on pockets of open water as they wait for the region's wetlands to thaw.