Basic Information

1000 Silver St., Bldg. 603
PO Box 7
King Salmon, AK 99613

Alagnak Wild River is located in a remote part of the Alaska Peninsula, about 290 miles southwest of Anchorage. Access is by boat or small floatplane.

Alagnak Wild River

Alagnak Wild River is never closed, but access can be difficult during the winter.

Standard Hours

  • Sunday: Open 24 hours
  • Monday: Open 24 hours
  • Tuesday: Open 24 hours
  • Wednesday: Open 24 hours
  • Thursday: Open 24 hours
  • Friday: Open 24 hours
  • Saturday: Open 24 hours

Located between the stormy north Pacific Ocean and the even stormier Bering Sea, the Alagnak Wild River is often a battleground between weather systems. When you visit, be prepared to encounter all types of weather.  On average, wet and cool conditions predominate in spring, summer, and fall. Winters are drier and colder.

Entrance Fees:

No Entrance Free - $0.00

None. there is no fee

King Salmon Interagency Visitor Center

The King Salmon Visitor Center provides information on the many federal public lands of Southwest Alaska, particularly those in the Bristol Bay area. A large collection of films is available for viewing and an AGA bookstore sells maps, charts, videos, posters, clothing and more.


In-holdings of private property exist along the shores of Alagnak River. At no time is it permissible to enter private lands without prior consent from the landowner. Please respect the rights of property owners and avoid illegal trespassing.

Last updated: February 25, 2016

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 245
King Salmon, AK 99613


(907) 246-3305

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