Important Safety Notice
The National Park Service follows CDC guidance to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Check locally for updates and changes in park operations. Thank you for helping to keep yourself and others safe and healthy.
Current COVID-19 community level of Katmai National Park and Preserve: LOW.
Mask requirements are based on the CDC's identified COVID-19 community level, noted above.
Masks are recommended but optional when visiting Katmai at this time. We encourage people to social distance whenever possible and use the hand sanitizing stations that are available throughout Brooks Camp.
Katmai staff will continue to monitor all park functions to ensure that we are following CDC guidance for mitigating risks associated with the transmission of COVID-19 and take any additional steps necessary to protect public health. Find more information about the National Park Service’s response and operations at NPS Public Health Update (U.S. National Park Service).
Be sure to continue to monitor this page prior to your trip as we expect changes throughout the summer. We look forward to welcoming you and working together to recreate responsibly.
Last updated: January 24, 2023