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Anan Creek Bear Observatory

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Anan Creek Bear Observatory

225 Reviews
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Tongass National Forest, Wrangell, AK
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bruceg702 wrote a review Mar 2020
Seattle, Washington2 contributions
Anan Creek is an amazing experence. The viewing is great but you may have to be patient as this is wilderness and the bears come and go as they please.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Keith G wrote a review Oct 2019
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This one amazing place to get close to the bears and now you can see on the TV at the lookout the salmon and the bears upstream
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Lyle B wrote a review Sep 2019
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Great photo opportunities. The Staff were knowledgeable about the area and clearly respectful of the environment. They shared that knowledge in a manner that generated interest in knowing more. The staff work exceptionally well together, clearly enjoy what they are doing and
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Date of experience: August 2019
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laurajean5 wrote a review Sep 2019
florida66 contributions21 helpful votes
This was one of our favorite activities even though we only saw one bear. Alaska has been experiencing a drought, so the salmon can't necessarily get to where they usually do, so as I understood it, it diminishes bear sightings. However, we did see one here, and not on any of
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Harrierman wrote a review Aug 2019
Swindon135 contributions48 helpful votes
We visited the observatory with Alaska Vistas twice and it was one of the highlights of our trip. The number of bears was only surpassed by the number of salmon. The river was black with fish; a quite extraordinary event. We enjoyed watching the bears perfect their fishing
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Date of experience: August 2019
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