• Large male brown bear at Brooks Falls


    National Park & Preserve Alaska


Right-click on linked text and select "Save Target [or Link] As..." to download files. If you are looking for a map of Katmai, you can find several to download here.
MP3 audio files can be played on most desktop-based digital audio players (e.g., Windows Media Player or iTunes) and portable media devices.
The Destination, the Journey and the Katmai 3-Step (.mp3, 8.71 MB, 19:02)
Bear Jam on the Corner (.mp3, 5.29 MB, 11:33)
Nursing Bear Cubs Purring (.mp4, 1.9 MB, 57 sec.)

MP4 and MOV video files can be viewed with QuickTime Player, available for free download here. QuickTime Player is also a standard feature of iTunes—if you have installed iTunes on your computer, you probably already have QuickTime Player.
Katmai (NPS park film from 1979) (.mp4, 27.8 MB, 15:19)
The Forge of Vulcan (1979) (.mp4, 31.7 MB, 18:20)
Letting Go: The Art of Catch & Release (2005) (.mp4, 25.8 MB, 8:43)
Wolf Fishing for Salmon at Brooks Falls (July 8, 2007) (.mov, 11.4 MB, 0:43)

Many maps are available as well.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Thick layers of ash and pumice cover several glaciers near the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes. The ash and pumice insulate the glaciers and prevent melting while they flow down valley.