Katmai National Park

  • Kukak Bay
    Kukak Bay
    The first bay visited on this trip.
    Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#0556
    Larry Jackson
  • MV Kittiwake
    MV Kittiwake
    Our accommodation ship in the distance.
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#0558
    Larry Jackson
  • 1920 -1960 Clam Cannery Ruins
    1920 -1960 Clam Cannery Ruins
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#0561
    Larry Jackson
  • Kukak Bay
    Kukak Bay
    Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#0569
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#0572
    Larry Jackson
  • Kukak Bay
    Kukak Bay
    Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#0576
    Larry Jackson
  • Sand Ripples
    Sand Ripples
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#0579
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - going after Salmon.
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#0585
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#0587
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#2707
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#2710
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#2719
    Larry Jackson
  • Dune Grass
    Dune Grass
    Elymus mollis
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#2723
    Larry Jackson
  • Bald Eagle
    Bald Eagle
    Haliaeetus leucocephalus - immature.
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6148
    Larry Jackson
  • Mew Gulls
    Mew Gulls
    Larus canus
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6161
    Larry Jackson
  • Bald Eagle
    Bald Eagle
    Haliaeetus leucocephalus
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6185
    Larry Jackson
  • 1st Coastal Grizzly Bear
    1st Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - first up close.
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6197
    Larry Jackson
  • Black Oystercatcher
    Black Oystercatcher
    Haematopus bachmani
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6213
    Larry Jackson
  • Black Oystercatchers
    Black Oystercatchers
    Haematopus bachmani
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6230
    Larry Jackson
  • Waterfall
    Waterfall
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6234
    Larry Jackson
  • Bald Eagle
    Bald Eagle
    Haliaeetus leucocephalus - parent bird.
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6242
    Larry Jackson
  • Bald Eagle
    Bald Eagle
    Haliaeetus leucocephalus - immature.
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6260
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6275
    Larry Jackson
  • Long-toed Stint
    Long-toed Stint
    Calidris subminuta
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6327
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6369
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6406
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear & Chum Salmon
    Coastal Grizzly Bear & Chum Salmon
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6414
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear & Chum Salmon
    Coastal Grizzly Bear & Chum Salmon
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6439
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - Gulls converge for scraps.
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6488
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6496
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6552
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6577
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6611
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear & MV Kittiwake
    Coastal Grizzly Bear & MV Kittiwake
    Ursus arctos
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, July 31, 2009
    2009-07-31#6627
    Larry Jackson
  • Hallo Glacier
    Hallo Glacier
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#2724
    Larry Jackson
  • Arctic Daisies
    Arctic Daisies
    Chrysanthemum arcticum arcticum
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#2726
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6639
    Larry Jackson
  • Goosegrass
    Goosegrass
    Triglochin maritimum
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6644
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6653
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6661
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6668
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6679
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6690
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6696
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6737
    Larry Jackson
  • Bonaparte's Gull
    Bonaparte's Gull
    Larus philadelphia - juvenile.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6744
    Larry Jackson
  • Harlequin Ducks
    Harlequin Ducks
    Histrionicus histrionicus - female & juveniles.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6746
    Larry Jackson
  • Beach Fleabane
    Beach Fleabane
    Senecio pseudo-arnica
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6748
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - males.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6783
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - female & cubs.  The guides have named this bear Melissa.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6801
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - female & cub.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6859
    Larry Jackson
  • Greater Yellowlegs
    Greater Yellowlegs
    Tringa melanoleuca
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6903
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - guides give bears names because they see them so often.  This is Carol.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6926
    Larry Jackson
  • Red-breasted Mergansers
    Red-breasted Mergansers
    Mergus serrator - female & young.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6943
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6950
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear & Pink Salmon
    Coastal Grizzly Bear & Pink Salmon
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6971
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#6979
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 1, 2009
    2009-08-01#7000
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7002
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7012
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7013
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7026
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - Hallo Glacier in the background.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7033
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7036
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7046
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - cubs.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7087
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - cub.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7091
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - Melissa and cub.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7104
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - the cubs purr very loud while nursing.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7114
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7134
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7150
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - after finishing with the upper nipples, the cubs drop to the lower pair.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7158
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos, cub - playing with grass.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7183
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - cubs.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7214
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - cubs.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7222
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - cubs playing.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7245
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7251
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7261
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - Melissa drinking.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7281
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - Melissa ia a really large female.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7287
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - cub.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7304
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - Melissa cooling off in the creek.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7325
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - cub.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7340
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - Melissa.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7349
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - Melissa.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7350
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7373
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - Melissa and cubs.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7389
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - cubs.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7393
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - Paula.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7410
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - Paula resting in a depression in sand.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7417
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos - Paula walked up very close to these videographers.
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7438
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 2, 2009
    2009-08-02#7443
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Coastal Grizzly Bears
    Ursus arctos - bears swim across to this island to feed.
    Ninagiak Island, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 3, 2009
    2009-08-03#7555
    Larry Jackson
  • Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Coastal Grizzly Bear
    Ursus arctos
    Ninagiak Island, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 3, 2009
    2009-08-03#7567
    Larry Jackson
  • Glaucous-winged Gull
    Glaucous-winged Gull
    Larus glaucescens
    Ninagiak Island, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 3, 2009
    2009-08-03#7586
    Larry Jackson
  • Josh & De Havilland Beaver
    Josh & De Havilland Beaver
    Guests and perishable supplies come in by float plane, this day between rain showers.
    Kukak Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 4, 2009
    2009-08-04#2736
    Larry Jackson
  • Main Deck
    Main Deck
    Prefab rooms for crew on the deck of this repurposed fishing vessel.
    MV Kittiwake, Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 5, 2009
    2009-08-05#0601
    Larry Jackson
  • Nap Time
    Nap Time
    Resting between photography trips to the shore.
    MV Kittiwake, Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 5, 2009
    2009-08-05#0604
    Larry Jackson
  • Kitchen
    Kitchen
    Generous kitchen space.
    MV Kittiwake, Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 5, 2009
    2009-08-05#0605
    Larry Jackson
  • Bridge
    Bridge
    MV Kittiwake, Hallo Bay, Katmai National Park, Alaska, August 5, 2009
    2009-08-05#0606
    Larry Jackson