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25 September 2019

I thought I’d end the 2018 season pics with a great one of one of our pilot / guides at a bear view at Silver Salmon beach. Great shot.

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14 September 2018

These are some outstanding pics from a late season bear view. We’re gearing up for 2019 and already have bookings. We hope you’re one of them!

 This was a bear we were observing and someone launched a drone that had this bear perturbed. It eventually drove the bear off. At Smokey Bay Air we have a no drone policy and wish every one did. Drones upset the bears and spoil the ambiance we work so hard to preserve for all. No drones on bear views, please.

This was a bear we were observing and someone launched a drone that had this bear perturbed. It eventually drove the bear off. At Smokey Bay Air we have a no drone policy and wish every one did. Drones upset the bears and spoil the ambiance we work so hard to preserve for all. No drones on bear views, please.

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 I saved my favorite for last. The look in both their eyes is great..

I saved my favorite for last. The look in both their eyes is great..

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10 September 2018

Well-- the 2018 bear viewing season has come to an end. And what an incredible season it was! Great variety of activity, but the bears are heading for the hills... I'll be posting several pics over the next month, getting people excited about 2019!

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3 August 2018

Some great pics from a guest of ours from Florida that loved the bears--but also, our natural air-conditioning!

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12 June 2018

We're off and running on our World-Class Bear Views! We've been to both Hallo Bay at the Katmai and Chinitna Bay at Lake Clark National Parks and have a had some great viewings. Come join us!

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26 May 2018

Check out these great pics from a great mid-spring flightsee tour I did. Next post will be from our first bear viewing tour of the 2018 season! 

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28 DEC 2017

It's more than just incredible bear viewing tours that we do--we also offer spectacular glacier and volcano flightsee tours. Check out the pics from one I just did a couple weeks ago. The Harding icefield was something else--but the shot of the volcano Iliamna was amazing! Thanks to one of our guests for providing these. (BTW--when you look at the Smokey Bay Air logo and look at the shot of Iliamna--see how it matches up!)

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24 Nov 2017

The bookings for our World-Class Bear Views are rolling in now for the 2018 season (20 May to 7 Sept) and it is a good idea to book early, as the popular dates go fast. 

I was going through some picture files and found this really excellent shot taken by our bear guide / naturalist, Daniel. I'm sure he's looking forward to showing you the bears!

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6 Sept 2017

See if you can spot the bear in the mist... Chinitna bay is beautiful is so many different ways...

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3 Sept 2017

Focus and concentration, and lightening fast reflexes--that's how you catch fish. I'm gonna have to try that.....

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2 Sept 2017

Well, here we are in September, and what a season it has been! Check out these bears--they show you how fighting is done..

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29 August 2017

Our bear viewing season here at Smokey Bay Air will be coming to a close in a couple weeks, but we have been seeing some outstanding fishing amongst the bears, along with lots of other activity. Check out these two own a 'fishing trip'...

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14 August 2017

At Smokey Bay Air, we are having great bear activity! Here are a couple of vids from one of our happy guests. How about scheduling us for a bear view and see some of this action! We don't just take you to some viewing platform with a crowd of several others--we take you to be amongst the bears in their back yard! (on the second video, watch closely and you can spot a wolf running by..)

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12 August 2017

Another great day of bear viewing at Smokey Bay Air, this time at Kaguyak Bay at the Katmai NP. We were there for a bear view and saw plenty of activity--so the wolf was a bonus!

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5 Aug 2017

Well--we have had an incredible July and saw a LOT of bears and some great views. Now its August and though the season will start to wind down in a few weeks, we still have many great views coming up. These pics compliments of another one of our happy guests.

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1 July 2017

Hello July--I hope it is as great as June! We have seen tons of bears and have had lots of happy guests. Check out this vid--it is three 'teenagers' cavorting in the woods at Chinitna Bay at Lake Clark NP. Book a bear view with us and maybe you can see some of this great activity we're seeing!

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30 June 2017

Last day of June and what a month its been! Our many guests have gotten treated to lots of bears ands some great activity. Here are a few pics courtesy of one of our guests. Thanks!

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