In the event of an Emergency in Katmai National Park, these are the Government Agencies to contact. If you need extra or immediate help, any of the following Commercial Operators may be in the area, and in a position to offer quick assistance

National Bristol Bay Police Dispatch: 24 hour Emergency (907-246-4222)
Park Service ( King Salmon): 24 hour Emergency (907-439-7275)
Alaska Rescue Coordination Center: (907-428-7230)
United States Coast Guard:
Satellite Telephone Contact (907)-463-2000
Land Line (800)-478-5555
Marine VHF Channel 16

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Emergency Response Contacts



Adventure Kodiak
Michael Norman
(907) 337-6532 or 229-8319
Operation: Wildlife & Bear Viewing Photography Cruises
Location:

Katmai Coast, Hallo to Geographic, Kodiak Island
(June 1-September 15)

Aircraft: n/a
Air Speed: n/a
Aircraft Frequency: n/a
Comunication: Marine VHF Ch. 88/68/16, SSB
Boats: 58' Trawler m/v Single Star
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: 8 man life raft, 12’ Inflatable, Flares, Survival Suits, Life Jackets, EPIRB
"Single Star"



Air Madura II LLC
Mark Madura
(907) 243-7133
Operation: Air Taxi, Floats
Location:

Anchorage to King Salmon - (June- Sept.)

Aircraft: Beaver
Air Speed: n/a
Aircraft Frequency: n/a
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: flares, Smoke, ELT
"Air Madura"



Alaska Fly Anglers
John Hohl
(907) 252-2868
Operation: Fly Fishing Float Trips
Location:

Katmai Interior (May - October)

Aircraft: SuperCub on Floats
Air Speed: 95 Kts
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9
Comunication: n/a
Boats: 2 Rafts
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: Sat Phone, ELT, Flares, InReach
"7 Alpha Kilo"



Alaska Sportsman’s Lodge
Brian Kraft
(907) 533-2121
Operation: Sports Fishing Fly Out Lodge
Location:

Kvichak River Near Iliamna Lake
(June 1-October 10th)

Aircraft: DHC-2 Beavers (7 Seats), Cessna 180 (3 Seats), Cessna 206 (All on Floats)
Air Speed: Varies
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9
Comunication:  
Boats: 16’ & 18’ Skiffs 25 & 65 HP Motors
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: ELT’s, Spot Device, Survival Gear, Food, Sat Phones, Flares
”Alaska Sportsman’s Lodge”



Bald Mountain Air
Gary Porter
(907) 235-7969
Operation: Bear Viewing, Medical Evacuation & Aircraft Charters
Location:

Moraine Creek, Brooks Camp, Swikshak, Hallo Bay.
(June 1- September 15)

Aircraft: 2 Single Engine DHC-3 Otters (10 seats), Twin Otter (19 seats), 1 King Air (9 seats)
Air Speed: 115/145/260 Knots
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9/133.45, Marine VHF 16 & 18
Comunication:  
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR, Wilderness Training
Emergency Gear: Life Jackets & Survival Gear for 2 Weeks, ELT, Sat Phone
“Canigo” ”Bald Mountain Air”



Battle River Wilderness Retreat
Tim Conway
(916) 996-4532
Operation: Wilderness Camp (Sightseeing, Boating, Bear Viewing, Fishing, Photography)
Location:

Battle Lake, Battle River, Kukalek Lake, Narrow Cove, Moraine Creek
(August-September)

Aircraft: n/a
Air Speed: n/a
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9
Comunication: Sat Phone 8816-3155-1591
Boats: 14 ½’ Alaskan Inflatable Outfitter w/ 50 hp Jet. 4” Draft
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: Life Jackets, Flares, Radio, Space Blanket
”Battle”



Beluga Air
Wesley Head
(907) 235-8256
Operation: Single Pilot 135 Operator-Beaver on Floats
Location:

Katmai, Homer. Kenai Peninsula, Hallo Bay, Kamishak, Brooks, Funnel Creek. (May-October)

Aircraft: DeHavilland DHC-2 Beaver on Floats (7 passenger seats)
Air Speed: 100 kts
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9, Marine VHF 16
Comunication:  
Boats: n/a
Training: EMT II
Emergency Gear: Stretcher Capable, Flares, Personal ELT, Sat Phone, Delorme
“Beluga Air” “77 Bravo Alpha”



Beryl Air
Stephanie Greer
(907) 299-5494
Operation: Air Taxi
Location: Homer, Katmai, Lake Clark
Aircraft: C-206 on floats (5 seats)
Air Speed: 100 kts
Aircraft Frequency: VHF 122.9
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: EMT-1
Emergency Gear: InReach, marine handheld, life jackets, PLB, survival kit, flares
”77206"



Blue Fly
Patricia Edel
(907) 469-0899
Operation:

Lodging and Guide Service

Location:

Naknek River and Katmai NP

Aircraft: n/a
Air Speed: n/a
Aircraft Frequency: n/a
Comunication: n/a
Boats: 2- 20ft Alumawelds w/115hp motors
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: AED



Branch River Air Service
Van Hartley
(907) 246-3437
Operation: Part 135 Air Taxi
Location:

Alaska Peninsula, Bristol Bay, Katmai, King Salmon
(May-October)

Aircraft: DHC2 & Cessna 206. (Wheels: Spring & Fall – Floats: All Summer.)
Air Speed: Varies
Aircraft Frequency: 130.7 and 122.9
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: Small First Aid Kit, 406 ELT's & InReach
”BRANCH RIVER AIR”



Cinder River Lodge
Lance & Nikki Kronberger
(907) 854-2822/841-5663
Operation: Brown Bear & Moose Guiding Lodge
Location:

Cinder River Drainage & Amber Bay

Aircraft: n/a
Air Speed: n/a
Aircraft Frequency: n/a
Comunication: FreelanceOA@mac.com
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR, Wilderness Training
Emergency Gear: n/a
”Cinder River Lodge”



Deck load Aviation
Keller Wattum
(907) 512-0744 (309)-530-7754
Operation: Part 135 Air Charter, Bear Viewing
Location:

Kodiak Island & Wide Bay-Hallo Bay - (March-December)

Aircraft: Cessna U206G & 180H on floats
Air Speed: 130-135 knots
Aircraft Frequency: 122.8 A/C
Comunication: Marine VHF 14
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: Life Raft, Flares, Smoke & Life Jackets, ELT
“Deckload Aviation”or “Hey Keller”



Egli Air Haul
Sam Egli
(907) 246-3554
Operation: Helicopter and Airplane Operation
Location: Alaska, Statewide. (King Salmon Base), (Year round)
Aircraft: Bell 206 Long Ranger (6 seats), Bell 206 B3 Jet Ranger (4 seats)
Cessna U206G on Wheels (5 seats)
Air Speed: 100-110kts
Aircraft Frequency: n/a
Comunication: Marine VHF 7
Boats: n/a
Training: n/a
Emergency Gear: Backboard, Av. Survival Kits, Rescue Basket, Jungle Penetrator, Thermal Imaging, Night Vision
”Egli Air Haul”



Emerald Air Service
Sarah Elg
(907) 235-4160
Operation: Guided Bear Viewing
Location:

Hallo Bay, Katmai Preserve
(June-September)

Aircraft: DeHavilland Beaver (8 seats)
Air Speed: 100 Mph
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: Flares, ELT
”November 180 Echo Alpha”



Harvey Flying Service
Steve & Mary Ann Harvey
(907) 487-2621
Operation: Air Charter Service
Location:

Alaska Peninsula & Kodiak Island
(April 1-November 30th)

Aircraft: Amphibious Grumman Widgeon (5 seats)
Air Speed: 140 Mph
Aircraft Frequency: 122.8/122.9
Comunication: Marine VHF: Ch 14, Fixed: SSB 2450 & 3449
Boats: n/a
Training: 1 EMT on Staff, Basic 1st Aid & CPR, Wilderness Training
Emergency Gear: 1st Aid Kit, 35# Survival Pack 6 People for a Week., Spidertracks, Sat phone
“GRUMMAN 481” “HEY HARV”



Island Air Service
Erik Howard/Taj Shoemaker

(907) 487-4596
(907) 487-5000
(907) 385-7213

Operation: Schedule & Charter Air Taxi
Location:

Kodiak & Alaska Peninsula
(Kodiak Year Round, Katmai May-October)

Aircraft: Beaver, Cessna 185, Cub on Floats, BN2 Islander, Cherokee six & Cessna 185 on Wheels
Air Speed: Varies
Aircraft Frequency: 122.8/122.9
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: Life Vests, ELTs, PLB, InReach 1st Aid, Survival Kit
”Island Air”



K Bay Air
Michael & Dee Hughes
(907) 299-1592 or 299-4690
Operation: Bear Viewing Day Trips
Location:

Katmai Coast & Lake Clark Coast
(Mid May-Early September)

Aircraft: Cessna 206 on Wheels (5 Seats)
Air Speed: 100 kts
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: Life Raft, 406ELT, 406 PLB, Spider Tracks, 1st Aid, Sat. Phone
”K BAY AIR”



Katmai Air
Sean Petersen & John Krielkamp
(907) 246-3465
Operation: Air Service & Lodge Operation
Location:

Katmai National Park & Becharof NWR
(May-Mid October)

Aircraft: 2 DeHavilland DHC-2 Beaver (7 Seats)/DHC-3 Otter (10 Seats)/Cessna 206/Cessna 207 (6 Seats)
Air Speed: Varies
Aircraft Frequency: 130.10
Comunication: King Salmon 246-3079 Anchorage 243-5448
Boats: n/a
Training: 1 EMT on Staff, Basic 1st Aid & CPR, Wilderness Training
Emergency Gear: ELT’s, Flares, Inflatable Life Vests, 1st Aid Kit
“KATMAI AIR” “KULIK LODGE”



Katmai Lodge
Bob Kantor
(907) 246-1527
Operation:

Fishing Lodge

Location: Alagak River, (May-September)
Aircraft: Otter on wheels and floats
Air Speed: 130 kts
Aircraft Frequency: 120.6
Comunication: Marine VHF CH 12
Boats: 18ft Woolridge w/90 & 150hp motors
Training: All Guides-1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: 2 AEDs, Life rafts, inflatables, flares, ELTs
"Katmai Lodge"


Katmai Wilderness Lodge
Perry Mollan
(907) 486-8767
Operation: Eco Tour Bear Viewing Lodge/Nature Excursions/Sightseeing/Fishing
Location:

Kukak, Hallo & Kaflia Bays
( May 1- October 1)

Aircraft: n/a
Air Speed: n/a
Aircraft Frequency: n/a
Comunication: Marine VHF 1A
Boats: 30’ Aluminum Silver Streak Landing Craft Skiffs w/Twin 150hp Yamaha’s
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: 1st Aid Supplies, Flares, Smoke Flares. EPIRB on Boats AED & 1st aid at Lodge
”Wilderness III or Wilderness IV”



No See Um Lodge
John Holman
(907) 232-0729
Operation: Fishing Lodge
Location:

Bristol Bay, West Katmai
(June-October)

Aircraft: 3 DHC-2 Beavers on Floats
Air Speed: 100 MPH
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: ELT’s
”No See Um”



Rainbow River Lodge/Aviation
Chad Hewitt
(503) 720-5063
Operation:

Lodge & Air Taxi

Location:

Lake Illiamna, Katmai, Lake Clark
(end of May-early Oct)

Aircraft: 4 Beavers on Floats (6 seats ea.)
Air Speed: 100 kts
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9
Comunication: Telephone forwards to Sat phone
Boats: n/a
Training: n/a
Emergency Gear: Strecher capability, Sat phone
"Rainbow River Lodge"


Regal Air
Mike Laughlin/Dave Oberg/Tony Bannock
(907) 243-8535
Operation: Air Taxi
Location:

Statewide

Aircraft: Cessna 206 Floats/Wheels (5) DHC-2 Beaver Floats/Wheels/Skis (6)Piper Navajo (9)
Air Speed: 110 knots/100 knots/170 knots
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: All State Required Survival Gear, Stretcher Capable
”Regal Air”



Royal Coachman Lodge
Pat Vermillion/Scott Schumacher
(907) 644-0641
Operation: Summer Fly Out Sport Fishing Lodge
Location:

Brooks Camp
(June15-September 30)

Aircraft: 2 DHC-2 Beavers on Floats (Six Seats)
Air Speed: 105 mph
Aircraft Frequency: Local
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: CPR & First Aid, Wilderness First Responder
Emergency Gear: Spot Locators, ELT’s, First Aid Kits
”Royal Coachman Lodge Beaver”



Royal Wolf Lodge
Linda Branham
866-428-1842
Operation:

Fly-out Fishing Lodge

Location: Katmai NP, Nonvianuk Lake, (May 1-Oct 10)
Aircraft: 2- H295 Helio Couriers on floats (4 seats), Beaver on floats (6 seats), C208 Caravan on amphibs (8 seats). All with large cargo doors
Air Speed: 120mph/110mph/250mph
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9
Comunication: n/a
Boats: 22’ Hewscraft, 6 – 16/18’ skiffs. 30-115hp motors. 2-4’ draft
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: Sat phone, ELT, InReach, AED, Oxygen, Stretcher, Life Rafts, Flares, EPIRBs
"Royal Wolf"


Scenic Bear Viewing
Martin Boland
(907) 884-2655
Operation: Guided Bear Viewing
Location:

Katmai National Park, Lake Clark National Park
(May 15- Sept 15)

Aircraft: C-206 on Wheels
Air Speed: 120 Kts
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: Life Raft, Flares, ELT, Rope, Handheld A/C Radio, Personl Flotation Vests, InReach, Sat Phone, Tools
”1372 Victor”



Sea Hawk Air, Inc
Rolan Ruoss & Jo Murphy
(907) 486-8282
Operation: Single Pilot Air Taxi
Location:

Kodiak Island & Katmai Park
(Kodiak: Year Round/Katmai: May-October)

Aircraft: DeHavilland Beaver on Floats (6 seats)
Air Speed: 105 Knots
Aircraft Frequency: 122.8, 122.9, 122.7 Marine: VHF CH 14 & 79
Comunication:  
Boats: Raft Rentals
Training: 1st Aid & CPR, Wilderness Interpretation: Bear Viewing Operator
Emergency Gear: Sat. Phone, 1st Aid Kits, Life Raft, Vests, ELT, Portable EBIRB & VHF, Flares, Stretcher Capable, Spider Tracks
”“SEA HAWK AIR” “56 TANGO””



Trygg Air Alaska
Chris Klosterman
(907) 350-8675
Operation: Air Taxi
Location:

King Salmon Area/Southwest Alaska
(May 1-November 1)

Aircraft: DHC-2 Beaver Floats & Wheels (7), Cessna 185 Floats & Wheels (5)
Air Speed: 95 Knots /110 Knots
Aircraft Frequency: 122.9
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR
Emergency Gear: Flares, Survival Gear, 406 ELT, Delorme Inreach
”Trygg Air””



Vertigo
Jay Wattum
(907) 942-3192
Operation: Part 135 Air Taxi
Location:

Kodiak & Katmai Coast.
(June-August Katmai)

Aircraft: DHC-2 Beaver on Floats with Alaska Door (6 seats)
C185 on floats (3 seats)
Air Speed: 110 Knots
Aircraft Frequency: 122.8/122.9 Marine VHF 12 & 14
Comunication: n/a
Boats: n/a
Training: 1st Aid & CPR Wilderness Training
Emergency Gear: Life Raft, Inflatable’s, Flares, Smoke, ELT, EPIRB, Sat. Phone, Stretcher Capable.
”Hey Jay”



Wet Waders
Mark Emery
(907) 246-6330
Operation: Sport fish & Photo Guide
Location:

Naknek River & Surrounding Area
(June 1-September 10)

Aircraft: n/a
Air Speed: n/a
Aircraft Frequency: n/a
Comunication: Cell Phone 352-789-1108
Boats: 18’ Skiff with 90 Horse Outboard
Training: 1st Aid & CPR Wilderness Training
Emergency Gear: PFD’s. Flares
”Wet Waders”







Katmai Service Providers Association
Box 2502• Kodiak• Alaska • 99615
Email: info@katmaipark.org