Whether you're a McNeil River permit winner or just pondering whether to apply or not; the following video shorts will take you on a short trip to McNeil River and provide a number of tips and answers to the most often ask questions about visiting. Each segment is under 15 minutes.
(1 min 12 sec). Provides a short introduction to the McNeil River 101 series.
History & Background.
(14 min 32 sec). Provides an historic overview of the program, the McNeil River State Game Sanctuary purpose and bear viewing concepts as told by current and past Sanctuary managers.
How Do I Get There.
(5 min 43 sec). Briefly goes over things to considers in accessing McNeil River Camp.
How Do We Go See Bears.
(10 min). Provides an overview of bear viewing areas, trail conditions, a typical day of bear viewing, and what to expect.
What To Bring.
(13 min 7 sec). Reviews gear recommendations and other considerations.
Facilities and Camp Life.
(10 min 53 sec). Review of McNeil River camp life and facilities provided.