19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Brown Bear catching salmon at Brooks Falls, Katmai National Park, AK

Each July the Brown Bears gather to load up on salmon during the annual run at Brooks Falls in Katmai National Park, Alaska. The park provides safe trails and viewing platforms for visitors to witness this magnificent scene without causing a disruption for the bears. It is a truly magical experience.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2021
Date Uploaded: 09.2021
Photo Location: Katmai National Park, Al, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D850
Copyright: © Donna Ruiz