Embrace the Wild: Grizzly Bears, Cozy Retreats, and Endless Adventures

Unleash the Wild: Multi-Day Bear Experience

Experience Alaska’s premier bear viewing with our exclusive overnight escapade. Soar into the heart of Alaska’s backcountry, where Grizzlies roam freely. Your day is filled with expert-guided bear encounters amidst breathtaking landscapes. As night falls, retreat to our remote lodge, ensuring comfort in cozy cabins under the midnight sun. With bush flights, delicious meals, and seasoned guides included, this isn’t just a tour—it’s a curated wilderness immersion. Reserve your extraordinary overnight bear adventure now.

Alaska Bear Safari

From: $1,250 per person

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PLEASE NOTE: This tour regularly sells out… We highly recommend booking as soon as possible to avoid missing out!



Shared Cabin – Sleeps up to 4 guests

  • 1 night / 1 day: $1,250 per person
  • 2 nights / 2 days: $2,250 per person
  • 3 nights / 3 days: $3,150 per person
  • 4 nights / 4 days: $3,950 per person
  • 5 nights / 5 days: $4,650 per person
  • 6 nights / 6 days: $5,250 per person

Private Cabin – Sleeps up to 6 guests

  • Any number of nights/days: $5,000 per night/day (6-guests maximum)

Stays based on approximately 24-hour periods. Sales tax is not included in the price.


Minimum age requirement of 5 years old 

Tour Location

Private Remote Lodge located on Tuxedni Bay

Meeting/End Location

45495 Citabria Street, Nikiski, AK 99611
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  • Exclusive Bush Flights: Soar into the heart of Alaska’s wilderness on thrilling bush flights, providing breathtaking aerial views of the untamed landscapes below.
  • Expert-Guided Bear Encounters: Navigate the vast bear habitat with seasoned guides, ensuring close and responsible encounters with the majestic Grizzlies of Alaska.
  • Remote Backcountry Lodge Retreat: Unwind in the tranquility of our remote backcountry lodge, nestled in the wilderness. Cozy cabins offer a comfortable retreat under the enchanting midnight sun.
  • All-Inclusive Package: Enjoy peace of mind with an all-inclusive experience. Bush flights, deliscious meals, and the expertise of professional bear guides are seamlessly integrated into your adventure.
  • Holistic Wilderness Immersion: This isn’t just a bear viewing tour—it’s a curated wilderness immersion. Connect with nature on a deeper level, leaving with memories of an extraordinary Alaskan adventure.


  • This tour is rated as Moderate
  • Some people may find this terrain difficult to travel in
  • We regularly walk distances of 3-5+ miles per day during the tour
  • The further you can hike the more opportunities we have to access different parts of the overall area
  • The terrain is soft sandy beach, muddy and slippery estuaries, and lots of stepping up and down and over muddy, slippery sloughs, possible small creek crossings.

What’s Included

  • Accommodations based on length of stay
  • Round-trip bush flights during the trip (Kenai<>Lodge)
  • Professional Bear Guide
  • Guided bear viewing tours
  • Meals, and snacks
  • Beverages – water, tea, coffee, hot cocoa, apple cider, lemonade
  • Packing list

What’s Not Included

  • Gratuities for guides, and lodge staff

Important Notes

  • Please arrive 60 minutes early to check-in and get set up
  • There are outhouse bathrooms at the lodge
  • You must have a reasonable level of fitness and be able to walk the distances listed on soft, muddy, slippery, and uneven terrain
  • Under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult

What to Bring

  • Bring a refillable water bottle (water can be filled at the lodge)
  • Backpack size 20-30 liters (rental packs available at checkout)
  • Waterproof rain gear required (jacket and pants)
  • Bring layers, dress for current weather conditions
  • Camera, sunglasses, sunscreen, and any personal items
  • Cash or Venmo for guide gratuities (recommended)

Cancellation Policy

  • Free Cancellation up to 60 days in advance 
  • Tours run rain or shine


While we do accept last-minute bookings, our tours regularly sell out. To get your preferred choice and to avoid missing out, we highly recommend booking as soon as possible. 


Embark on the Ultimate Wilderness Escape: Your Multi-Day Bear Adventure

Dive into the heart of Alaska’s pristine wilderness with our exclusive overnight bear adventure. Aboard exhilarating bush flights, witness the grandeur of Alaska’s backcountry unfold beneath you, setting the stage for an unforgettable journey.

Guided by seasoned experts, you’ll traverse the vast bear habitat, forging a connection with the untamed beauty and witnessing Grizzlies in their natural element. As the day winds down, find solace in our remote backcountry lodge—your sanctuary amid the wilderness. Cozy cabins provide a restful haven, where the magic of the midnight sun shines above.

Every element of your adventure is seamlessly curated. From the amazing bush flights to delicious meals prepared in the heart of nature, and the insightful guidance of professional bear experts—this is not just a tour; it’s a holistic immersion into the soul-stirring landscapes of Alaska.

This overnight bear adventure is more than an escape; it’s a journey into the heart of true wilderness, where every moment is a celebration of nature’s grandeur. Reserve your place now and become part of an extraordinary narrative woven by the wilds of Alaska.


Arrival Day Itinerary – Times are approximate, prepare to be flexible:

1:00 PM – Check-In at Kenai Flight Office:

  • Arrive at our Kenai flight office for a seamless check-in process. Our team will ensure you’re comfortably settled and prepared for your upcoming adventure.

2:00 PM – Depart for the Lodge:

  • Board your scenic flight to the lodge, a breathtaking 45-minute journey over the stunning Alaskan landscapes. Take in panoramic views as anticipation builds for the wilderness that awaits.

3:00 – 4:00 PM – Cabin Check-In, Orientation, and Preparation:

  • Upon arrival at the lodge, settle into your cozy cabin surrounded by the pristine wilderness. Attend a brief orientation to familiarize yourself with the lodge facilities and the exciting days ahead. Take this time to prepare for the evening, ensuring you have everything you need for the adventure.

6:00 PM – Dinner and Revelry:

  • Gather for a delicious dinner at the lodge, an opportunity to connect with fellow adventurers and share in the excitement of the upcoming bear viewing experiences. Revel in the camaraderie as the wilderness becomes the backdrop for unforgettable moments.

8:00 PM – Evening Bear Viewing or Beach Games:

  • As the night unfolds, choose your evening adventure. Join an enchanting bear viewing session, where the nocturnal activities of Grizzlies come to life under the moonlight. Alternatively, engage in beach games, embracing the playful spirit of the Alaskan wilderness.

This carefully crafted arrival day itinerary ensures a smooth transition into the immersive experience, setting the tone for an extraordinary adventure from the moment you arrive.

Daily Itinerary – Times are approximate, prepare to be flexible


  • 7:00 AM – Meet and Greet: Kickstart your day with a delightful coffee and breakfast gathering at the main lodge. Get to know your fellow adventurers and gear up for an exciting day.
  • 8:00 AM – Morning Bear Viewing: Embark on a captivating journey into the wilderness as you engage in expert-guided morning bear viewing. Witness the magnificent Grizzlies in their natural habitat.
  • 12:00 PM – Field or Lodge Lunch: Refuel with a satisfying lunch amidst the captivating landscapes. Whether in the field or back at the lodge, enjoy a delicious meal crafted to keep you energized.


  • 1:00 PM – Afternoon Bear Viewing: Dive back into the bear habitat for an afternoon session of thrilling bear encounters. Your expert guides will lead you to the best vantage points for an immersive experience.
  • 2:00 PM – Check-Out for Departing Guests: For those departing, bid farewell to the wilderness as you board your flight back to the mainland at 3:00 PM.
  • 3:00-4:00 PM – Return Flight: For those departing, bid farewell to the wilderness as you board your flight back to the mainland at 3:00 PM.
  • Evening Option (For Staying Guests):
    • 3:00 PM Onwards (For Staying Guests): If you’ve chosen to extend your adventure, the evening offers additional opportunities for bear viewing before dinner. Alternatively, take the time to unwind and soak in the natural beauty that surrounds you.


  • 6:00 PM – Dinner and Revelry: Gather for a delightful dinner at the lodge. Share stories and relish the day’s experiences with fellow nature enthusiasts.
  • 8:00 PM – Evening Bear Viewing or Beach Games: As the night unfolds, choose to continue your bear viewing adventure under the moonlit sky. For a change of pace, engage in beach games, adding a touch of playfulness to your evening in the wild.

This detailed itinerary ensures a seamless and enriching experience, balancing the thrill of bear viewing with moments of relaxation and camaraderie.

*The accompanying itinerary is the schedule we intend to follow. However, this is Alaska, and our trips may deviate as written on this page or in any documentation we publish. This can be as a result of weather conditions, group preference, safety considerations, or unforeseeable circumstances. Therefore expect the unexpected, and prepare to be flexible. 

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45495 Citabria Street,
Nikiski, AK 99611

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