Alaska Adventure Photography Course
Led by professional photographer and naturalist, Jim Barr, this tour offers the world’s most scenic “classroom” for advancing your photography skills.
-3:30 p.m. check in at Anchorage, Merrill Field for Lake Clark scenic tour. The tour (approximately 1 hour) takes you through the scenic Lake Clark Pass, where you will see glaciers and glacial streams in one of Alaska’s most beautiful mountainous settings, ending at The Farm Lodge and Lake Clark Resort on Lake Clark.
-Check in to Lake Clark Resort. Lodging includes a room with private bath, home-cooked Alaskan meals,* and daily housekeeping.
-Orientation and set up with professional photographer Jim Barr.
-11:00 a.m. guided fly-out bear viewing. Travel by floatplane to Brooks Camp or another remote location in the Katmai Park and Preserve where you will spend an exciting day viewing and photographing Alaska’s notorious Brown Bears feeding and interacting in their natural environment. This day includes a box dinner and evening return to take advantage of the evening light if weather permits.
-11:00 a.m. guided tundra wildlife/sightseeing tour. Our special bush-equipped wheelplane will take you over the tundra in search of caribou, other wildlife, and scenic landscape. The day includes off-airport landings for sightseeing and photography. This day also includes a box dinner and evening return to take advantage of the evening light if weather permits.
-11:00 a.m. Fire and Ice Tour. This day takes you over and into some of Lake Clark National Park and Preserve’s most rugged and breathtaking landscapes. The day includes flightseeing as well as time on remote lakes for exploring and sightseeing focusing on glacial landscape, active volcanoes, mountain lakes, and tundra landscape.
-Guided boat tour on Lake Clark. Sitting in the foothills of the Chigmit Mountains, Lake Clark is over 40 miles long and offers access to spectacular scenery.
-Local unguided hiking to the Lake Clark National Park Service Visitor’s Center, Tanalian Falls, and Kontrashibuna Lake.
-9:00 a.m. check out and scenic tour (approximately 1 hour) ending at Anchorage, Merrill Field.
-PRICE= $11,420.00 per person (party of 2) in standard room, or $11,605.00 per person (party of 2) in suite-style room.
Full payment is due in order to lock in a reservation. Payments are not refundable for any reason, including medical or weather related cancellations. Lake Clark Resort and The Farm Lodge will always do our best to provide a safe and enjoyable experience, but we encourage you to purchase a trip insurance policy for any unforeseen or unplanned cancellations. If you are planning a visit, please be aware that you can lock in the current rates on a future trip by making your payment now. Prices are subject to change at any time prior to a reservation deposit being received. Once payment is made, prices are locked in for your stay. Call 888-440-2281 or visit our Information and Pricing Request Page now to make your reservation.
*Due to the varied age of our staff and the wide diversity of groups we host at The Farm Lodge, we do not allow alcoholic beverages in the main lodge building (dining room). The Farm Lodge does not serve lunch in its dining room but provides excellent box lunches for each day of your stay. The above packages include the transportation of up to 50 pounds of luggage per person between Anchorage and Lake Clark, with everything over 50 pounds traveling at 90 cents per pound, each way. The package rates also include park service fees and taxes. The rates do not include voluntary gratuities.
The actual flight departure and pick up times may vary, depending on the date of your stay.