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Sargent Creek

#9 of 24 things to do in Kodiak Features Animals
Sargent Creek Rd, Kodiak, Kodiak Island, AK
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Skip Sargent Creek

We had read the other reviews and decided to make this one of our stops. It may have been the time... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2015
pma03
,
Kingwood, Texas
Bear viewing from the road in August/September

Great area to view the magnificent Kodiak brown bear. Check Facebook and tide schedule to find out... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2015
Karen S
,
Rolla, Missouri
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6 Sep 2015
“Skip Sargent Creek”
2 Aug 2015
“Bear viewing from the road in August/September”
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Sargent Creek Rd, Kodiak, Kodiak Island, AK
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Reviewed 7 September 2015

We had read the other reviews and decided to make this one of our stops. It may have been the time of year, but what we saw was a salmon graveyard. We went further down Sargent Creek road, and that was a bust as well...More

Thank pma03
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Great area to view the magnificent Kodiak brown bear. Check Facebook and tide schedule to find out best times to go. Remember bear safety and don't scare them away so others can enjoy. Leave your dog at home (some are dumb enough to bring theirs).

2  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 21 September 2014

On or first night in Kodiak we drove to Sargent Creek and immediately spotted a brown bear meandering along the shore looking for food. The bear stayed for a long time and attracted quite an audience. Just great!

4  Thank WorldTravelers4ever
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Arrived on a cruise ship for the day we rented a car from the airport. made left onto Rezanof Dr. Drove about 3 mins Pulled off the road onto a gravel viewing area there in the river was a huge male Kodiak bear We were...More

6  Thank midwest87
Reviewed 31 August 2012

We brought our own poles and fished for salmon. Best time fishing I have had. I enjoyed more than deep sea fishing but I get sea sick.

4  Thank Ljfez
Reviewed 8 September 2011

Paying $700 for a commercial bear-viewing trip was not in our budget so we asked the locals in Kodiak where we could see wild Kodiak brown bears. They pointed us to a place 10 miles southwest of town on Rezanof Dr W. Where Sargent Creek...More

24  Thank BrumbyGully
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