• Large male brown bear at Brooks Falls

    Katmai

    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?

Ash from this volcanic eruption fell 1500 miles away in Seattle

In 1912, explosions from the Novarupta-Katmai eruption were heard as far away as Juneau and Fairbanks. About 1500 miles away (2400 km) Seattle, WA was dusted by ash.