A completely unscripted, freestyle adventure with the famous Bears of Alaska

Unleash Your Adventurous Spirit: Join Our Epic Alaskan Bear Viewing Experience and Witness the Majesty of These Magnificent Bears in Their Natural Habitat!

Experience the thrill of witnessing majestic Alaskan bears in their natural habitat with our exclusive Alaska Bear Viewing Experience. Led by expert Bear Guides, hike deep into the heart of bear country and witness these incredible creatures up close and personal while ensuring the safety of both you and the bears. Our unscripted tour is all about experiencing the bears in their natural environment, giving you the opportunity to observe their behavior and interactions. Departing exclusively from the Kenai Peninsula, our tour promises to be an unforgettable adventure of a lifetime. Book now and discover why we are the best in the business!

Alaska Bear Viewing Experience

From: $1,197 per person

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  • Free Cancellation up to 5 days in advance
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  • Best Cancellation Policy in the business
PLEASE NOTE: This tour regularly sells out… We highly recommend booking as soon as possible to avoid missing out!

Tour Details


$1,197 per person, plus NPS land fee and tax


6 Hours

Meeting/End Location

45495 Citabria Street, Nikiski, AK 99611
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Max Group Size

5 guests / plane
*4 person minimum is required per tour


Open to all ages, no infants please.

Tour Location

Lake Clark National Park coastline. We choose the best location based on the timing of your tour.


  • Fascinating 6-hour Bear Viewing Experience in Lake Clark National Park. 
  • Discover interesting bear facts, stories, and local history from your friendly guide
  • Spot Alaska’s iconic volcanoes along the way and see the wilderness in entirely new ways
  • Stunning waterfalls, snowcapped mountains, and bears all around


  • This tour is rated as Easy to Moderate
  • We regularly walk distances of 2+ miles during the tour
  • Shorter or longer distances may be accommodated

What’s Included

  • Professional Bear Guide
  • Round-trip bush flights to the backcountry
  • Deli-style lunch – turkey wrap, granola bar, and piece of fruit (dietary options available)
  • Interpretive guided hiking on this small group tour
  • Rubber boots or hip boots (not needed for all areas)

What’s Not Included

  • Gratuities for your guide

Important Notes

  • Please arrive 60 minutes early to check-in and get set up
  • There are no bathrooms in the plane, or in the backcountry, though facilities are available before and after your tour
  • You must have a reasonable level of fitness and be able to walk on soft, uneven terrain
  • Children/Youth must be able to hike the distances listed, and must be well behaved and mindful of guide/parent/guardian instruction. For families with young children consider booking a private trip (call for details). Under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult.

What to Bring

  • Bring snacks, and a water bottle (water can be filled at our office)
  • Sturdy, well broken-in hiking boots or shoes
  • Waterproof rain jacket required, rain pants highly recommended
  • Dress for current weather conditions
  • Camera, sunglasses, sunscreen, bug spray, and any personal items
  • Cash or Venmo for pilot & guide gratuities (recommended!)

Cancellation Policy

  • Free Cancellation up to 5 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. 

Tour Overview

Get ready for an unforgettable Alaskan adventure, unlike any other! Join us for the ultimate Alaska Bear Viewing Experience and witness the natural beauty and power of these majestic creatures in their undisturbed habitat.

With our exclusive and unscripted tour, you’ll hike deep into the heart of Alaska’s bear country, surrounded by the pristine wilderness and untamed nature that makes Alaska so unique. Our expert Bear Guides will lead you on an unforgettable journey, showing you the best spots to witness these incredible creatures up close and personal, all while ensuring your safety and the safety of the bears.

Unlike other tours that may focus on getting you up close for a quick photo opportunity, our tour is all about experiencing the bears in their natural environment, observing their behavior and interactions with each other and the world around them. This is an adventure like no other, and we promise that you will never forget the thrill of seeing these magnificent creatures up close and personal.

Our Alaska Bear Viewing Experience departs exclusively from the Kenai Peninsula, where you’ll board our private aircraft with our experienced pilots. Once you arrive at our remote location, you’ll be immersed in the world of Alaska’s bears, and you’ll quickly understand why we are the best in the business. Our Bear Guides are true experts in their field, and they are passionate about sharing their knowledge and love of bears with you.

If you’re looking for an unforgettable Alaskan adventure, join us for the Alaska Bear Viewing Experience. We promise that this will be an experience of a lifetime, and one that you’ll never forget. Book now and discover why we do bear viewing better than anyone else!

Why Kenai Backcountry Adventures

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Don’t see the date you need? Call our office for priority scheduling. Receive instant confirmations when you book your tour directly on or when you call our office. 

Free Cancellations

Cancel up to 5 days in advance for a FULL refund. We know that plans can change, that’s why we offer one of the most generous cancellation policies in the tourism industry.

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How To Find Us

Kenai Backcountry Adventures | Flight Office
45495 Citabria Street,
Nikiski, AK 99611

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