Nestled in the heart of the breathtaking Kodiak Archipelago, Afognak Island is a testament to the remarkable diversity of Alaska’s wildlife. This pristine sanctuary boasts a thriving ecosystem where land mammals, sea mammals, land and sea birds coexist harmoniously. In this guide, we'll embark on a journey to uncover the fascinating wildlife that shares their home with us near Afognak Wilderness Lodge.
People come to Alaska for various reasons. Some of us want an opportunity to chase coveted game fish amid pristine waters, while others wish to share priceless moments with the native fauna. From fishing to wildlife viewing and everything in between, “The Last Frontier” never disappoints. Part of what makes our beautiful state so alluring is the ease at which visitors can immerse themselves in Alaska’s sights, sounds, smells, and tastes. Specializing in providing an experience that draws from everything Alaska has to offer, Afognak Wilderness Lodge has been a premier Kodiak Island destination since 1974, thanks in part to [...]
Arguably, two of the main reasons people come to Alaska are scenic landscapes and abundant wildlife. As the air warms and the ground begins to thaw, numerous species will exit from their dens or return from their vacation homes to forage, mate, and raise their young, making the opportunity to capture these precious moments more abundant with each sunrise.