Alaska Polar Bears


Tour Details

This trip was designed for avid nature and wildlife photographers whose goal is to create original and impactful photographs of wild polar bears from close distances at eye level in absolutely beautiful Alaskan scenery.  You will accomplish this on boat or land based departures into the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, one of the best places in the world to photograph polar bears.  Throughout the trip you will receive photographic instruction from professional wildlife photographer Aaron Baggenstos.  Join us for this one of a kind nature and wildlife photography tour!

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Day 1:  Arrival day.  7pm orientation and welcome presentation at our base hotel to prepare you for the days to come.

Days 2-6:  Morning flight to the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge where polar bear photography will begin on afternoon of day 2.  Over the next 5 days we have arranged 8 outings by boat, we will participate in these trips as weather allows with optional land based excursions.  Afternoon flight back to Fairbanks on day 6.

Day 7:  Morning Departures.

Arrival & Departure Hotel & Airport

Flights in and out of Fairbanks International Airport (FAI)

*More info about lodging provided upon registration.

2018 Itinerary Includes

6 nights lodging (4 nights dormitory style shared rooms), all meals, all boat and land based trips to view polar bears,privately chartered airfare to Barter Island, park fees, road transportation throughout the tour, in field photographic instruction.

2018 Itinerary Does Not Include

Airfare to Fairbanks, gratuities ($150), travel insurance (highly recommended).


If you would like to register for this workshop or have additional questions, please fill out the form using the sign up today button below.  Please specify the date of the tour you prefer. Please also take a minute to review our Terms & Conditions, containing important information about our cancellation and refund policies.  Refer to our workshop information section to learn more about the registration process and our frequently asked questions.

*Aaron’s Photo Tours is an authorized permittee of the ANWR National Park Service.

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