Know Before You Go | Alaska
Frequently Asked Questions
A Closer Look at Nat Hab's Alaska Bear Camp
A Closer Look at the Natural
Alaskan Wilderness Trivia
When to Go—The Ebbs and Flows of Grizzly Bear Season
Alaska's Bears and Climate Change
The Bears of Lake Clark National Park
Weather & Climate
Nat Hab Short Film Offers Mesmerizing Portrait of Alaska’s Brown Bears
Watch Nat Hab's short film, The Bear Coast: An Alaska Conservation Story, directed by Andrew Ackerman!
The EPA Blocks Pebble Mine: Bristol Bay and Its Bears Are Saved!
The 13-year battle for Bristol Bay reached a triumphant culmination on January 30, 2023. The EPA invoked its Clean Water Act 404(c) authority and vetoed the Pebble Mine project, securing a future for the lands and waters of Bristol Bay and the wildlife and people they sustain.
Bunk With a Brown Bear: Nat Hab’s New Alaska Bear Camp
Alaska Bear Camp is set on an empty stretch of sand, where tented cabins blend seamlessly into the natural backdrop of forest and mountains. Your closest neighbors are the incredible brown bears that live here.
See Alaska’s Big Five: Brown Bear, Moose, Gray Wolf, Caribou & Dall Sheep
There’s a new “Big Five” in town. Well, in Alaska, that is. Go beyond the famous quintuplet of creatures found on an African safari and head north, instead, to the Great Land. There you’ll meet Alaska’s brown bears, moose, gray wolves, caribou and Dall sheep—the “other” Big Five.
5 Memorable Ways to Explore Alaska by Air, Land and Sea
Discover five of our favorite ways to explore Alaska by land, air and sea! Our naturalist guides can’t wait to share lesser-known Alaska with you.
Mothers & Cubs: Grizzly Photo Roundup
Few things are more powerful than witnessing the bond between mother and child—or in this case, cub! In the wilds of Alaska, travelers will observe and photograph fascinating bear behavior and will be treated to affectionate displays between protective mothers and playful cubs.
Wildflower Season in Alaska
Experience Alaska’s summer splendor as we survey a tapestry of mixed forest and the wildlife within, glacier-fed lakes and rivers, ice-crowned peaks and the wonderous wildflower meadows of this glorious state.
What’s the Difference Between Grizzly Bears and Brown Bears?
Brown bears, commonly called grizzlies, have long evoked fascination. These intelligent mammals display dynamic behaviors...
When Is the Best Time to Go to Alaska to See Grizzly Bears?
An excursion into Katmai National Park and Preserve varies widely from one month to the next due to...
Protecting Alaska: Ecosystem, Economy, and Bear Tourism
Alaska is home to the world’s largest wild sockeye salmon run, all three species of American wild bears, and some of...
Traveler Story: Finding a Personal Connection With Brown Bears
I experienced countless memorable moments during my Ultimate Alaska...
Nat Hab’s Bear Adventures Around the Globe
We soar by bush plane into the deep Alaska wilderness of Cook Inlet, the ice-clad Aleutian Range and Lake Clark National Park...
13 Facts About Brown Bears (Ursus arctos)
Brown bears have long captured our imaginations in ways that few other wild animals have—they can stand on its two...