Koyukuk National Wildlife Refuge
Accesible only by Boat or Plane
Galena, AK 99741
Wildlife Refuge: Birding, Camp, Fish, Hike, Picnic, Walk, Water Sports
The 3.5 million-acre Koyukuk National Wildlife Refuge lies within the floodplain of the Koyukuk River, in a basin that extends from the Yukon River to the Purcell Mountains and the foothills of the Brooks Range. This region of wetlands is home to fish, waterfowl, beaver and moose, and wooded lowlands where bears, wolves, lynx and marten prowl.