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Your Guide to Alagnak Wild River

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The headwaters of Alagnak Wild River lie within the rugged Aleutian Range of neighboring Katmai National Park and Preserve.

Meandering west towards Bristol Bay and the Bering Sea, the Alagnak traverses the beautiful Alaska Peninsula, providing an unparalleled opportunity to experience the unique wilderness, wildlife, and cultural heritage of southwest Alaska.


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.

GPS: lat:59.05180188, long:-156.112002

Physical address: 1000 Silver St., Bldg. 603, King Salmon, AK, 99613

Mailing address: PO Box 245, King Salmon, AK, 99613


None. There is no fee


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.

Contact Information

Phone: 9072463305

Hours for Alagnak Wild River

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

Sunday: All Day

Monday: All Day

Tuesday: All Day

Wednesday: All Day

Thursday: All Day

Friday: All Day

Saturday: All Day