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Kodiak Treks

Kodiak Treks offers small-group, low-impact bear and wildlife-viewing hikes based out of our wilderness lodge in the heart of the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge.

  • Unpack and enjoy a stay of 4-5 days/nights between our Aleut Island base-camp and out-camp on the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge, limiting adverse impact and maximizing wildlife-viewing opportunities
  • Experience wild Alaska with knowledgeable, local guides
  • Take in a variety of activities including wildlife viewing, hiking, cultural tours, kayaking, fishing, and more
  • Walk inconspicuously through Kodiak bear country and learn about Kodiak brown bears' life cycle and habitat
  • Observe non-habituated wildlife while practicing leave-no-trace ethics

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Rates: $450 per person/night, Singles - $500/night
Rates include all meals, excursions, equipment, guide service and lodge stay.
*Daily rates do not include roundtrip airfare from Kodiak to the Aleut Island Lodge. Flight cost-approximately $450-$500/person, depending on group size. Flight time approximately 40 minutes.

Harry Dodge has been guiding through Kodiak bear country for over 40 years. Respected locally as a leader in the field, he is a trained biologist, wildlife advocate, and author, who never tires of introducing guests from around the world to magnificent Kodiak Island and the awesome Kodiak bear.

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Our Publications (click on each book for information and to order)

Kodiak Tales Cover   Kodiak Treks Cover   Kodiak Island an d Its Bears cover states: Kodiak Tales: Stories of adventure on Alaska's Emerald Isle, investigates the many-faceted experiences of living on Kodiak Island. Shipwrecks, plane crashes, bears, and Kodiaks often harsh...