Package #9 Tundra Wildlife Excursion
This tour provides a close-up look at the Alaska tundra and the plants and animals that make the tundra their home. Our special bush-equipped wheelplanes and floatplanes can get you away from the crowd and into Alaska’s wildest and most remote locations.
-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.
-Guided bear viewing. Travel by floatplane to a remote location where you will spend an exciting day viewing and photographing Alaska's notorious Grizzly and Brown Bears feeding and interacting in their natural environment. Our fall bear viewing takes us to remote locations where the bears have gathered to feed on a massive run of Sockeye salmon.
-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.
-The end of this day will drop you off in a remote tundra area where your guide will have a camp set up for a 2-night stay, giving you a more intimate look at the Alaska backcountry. The Farm Lodge and Lake Clark Resort will provide a guide, tents, cots, sleeping bags, camp chairs, and a complete kitchen and food (to be prepared by your guide) for this portion of your stay.
-Guided hiking and wildlife viewing in remote tundra area. The Alaska tundra in provides beautiful hiking with opportunities to see caribou, ptarmigan, foxes, bears, and a variety of other wildlife.
-Guided hiking and sightseeing in remote tundra area.
-3:00 p.m. pick up from remote camp and return to The Farm Lodge and Lake Clark Resort on Lake Clark.
-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= $9270.00 per person (party of 2) in standard room, or $9450.00 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.