Naknek Lake, Katmai National Park and Preserve

5.0
#71 of 96 in Nature in Alaska
Naknek Lake is located in Katmai National Park and Preserve. Use our Katmai National Park and Preserve tour planner to arrange your visit to Naknek Lake and other attractions in Katmai National Park and Preserve.
map
Create an itinerary including Naknek Lake
Naknek Lake Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5.0
16 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We camped 50' from Naknek Lake in the NPS campground behind a secure electric fence, while storing food and gear in separate walk-in lockers. Campsite was spotless and vault toilets were cleaned and r...  more »
  • This is the lake where most floatplanes land (unless the winds change and you'll land at Brooks Lake). Bears swim here, comb the shore, and walk the paths all around this lake. This is the lake that B...  more »
  • Brooks Lodge fronts Naknek Lake and the lake provides the floatplane with a place to land. If the wind is "wrong", they must land on Brooks Lake. One of the cool things about Naknek is the fishing, an...  more »
Places to stay near Naknek Lake

Plan your trip to Katmai National Park and Preserve

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Naknek Lake by other users

10 days in Katmai National Park and Preserve BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Katmai National Park and Preserve BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Katmai National Park and Preserve BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Katmai National Park and Preserve BY A USER FROM BELGIUM July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Katmai National Park and Preserve BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Katmai National Park and Preserve BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, outdoors, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Katmai National Park and Preserve BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND July, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: July, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Katmai National Park and Preserve BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: July, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 20 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans