Take off by seaplane for an all day bear viewing expedition passing glaciers and volcanoes to the brown bear country of southwest Alaska. Visit world famous KATMAI NATIONAL PARK, land of 10,000 smokes and home of the famous Alaska Brown Bear viewing at Brooks Falls. Visitors will stand on platforms only a dozen feet above these 1,200 pound bears as they catch and feed on salmon. National Park rangers are available to provide information and answer questions. Bear viewing is on foot, so comfortable hiking or walking shoes are a necessity.
Consider going for a half day of bear viewing at REDOUBT MOUNTAIN LODGE, located in Lake Clark National Preserve. Enjoy Alaska with no more than 13 people around for miles! Half day and full day packages are available. Guest may also combine bear viewing with salmon and trout fishing by staying overnight at this lodge.
The lazy rivers and winding streams of Alaska offer world class fishing during the summer and fall months. Try your luck at catching a 70-pound King Salmon or a 30-inch Rainbow Trout in the blue waters and tributaries if the Upper, Middle and Lower KENAI RIVER, rated one of the best fisheries in North America! Enjoy the expertise of professional guides as you float down the Kenai in a fully equipped and customized drift boat. Half and full day trips are available. Guests wishing to fish multiple sections of the river may request to participate in a multi-day package with meals and accommodations included. For those who have previously challenged the Kenai and won, sport fishing the salmon runs along the RUSSIAN and KASILOF RIVERS is also a popular option.
For those who don't care to fish during their visit to the river, guided hiking tours, bear viewing and whitewater float trips are available upon request.
Fish for all 5 species of Salmon, Halibut, Lingcod and Rockfish in several locations easily accessible from Anchorage!
Just a half a day drive from Anchorage you'll find the glacier lined port of HOMER, Alaska. Every morning fisherman gather on the harbor boardwalk to load up their boats and you will join them as you set out to catch a 350 pound halibut and win the Halibut Derby! Half and full day trips are available. We would be happy to set you up in one Homer's famous B&B's during your stay. Don't forget to make a trip to the Bear Creek Winery for some tasty Alaskan table wine made from Alaskan berries!
Deep sea fishing is also possible in SEWARD, Alaska and comes with the added bonus of fishing in humpback whale territory! For those who don't care to fish during their visit to the Homer or Seward, hiking, bear viewing and sea kayaking are available upon request.
Fish for all 5 species of Salmon, Halibut, Lingcod and Rockfish in several locations a short flight from Anchorage!
Consider and overnight at the cozy RIVERSONG LODGE, located 70 miles northwest of Anchorage. It is here that you will find the crystal clear waters of Lake Creek pouring into the Yentna River where thousands of Alaskan salmon come to spawn. Day fishing is possible. Overnight packages include cabin accommodations with showers, delicious meals and guided service. Alcohol is available but not included. Tipping of your fishing guide is recommended at $30 per day per person.
Feel right at home with a flight out to Chenega Bay and the JUMPING SALMON LODGE. After you are settled into your private ocean front property, you can fish for all 5 species of salmon and about 30 species of rock fish. Abundant animal and sea life surrounds them. Humpback Whales, Sea Otters, Orca Whales, Black Bear, Deer, Bald Eagles, and a myriad of birds and other gorgeous scenery are out our front door.
A short distance from Anchorage you will find the rustic accommodations of REDOUBT MOUNTAIN LODGE, nestled along the shores of Crescent Lake. Outstanding views of this mountain and glacier lined lake provide the perfect setting for adventurous anglers. Day fishing is possible but we suggest that you overnight here. Overnight packages include guided service, cabin accommodations with showers and alcohol is included. Tipping of your fishing guide is recommended at $30 per day per person. Half day bear viewing trips are available at this location as well, flying out and returning to Anchorage in the same day.
Float planes are a major means of transportation in Alaska today and while visiting Anchorage you will find no better example of this than Lake Hood, the busiest seaplane base in the world. Flightseeing trips from Anchorage will give you the opportunity to view vast mountain peaks and provide aerial glacial panoramas. These excursions operate anywhere from 45 minutes to 3 hours. This is also the best way to get to remote areas for fly-out fishing adventures of bear viewing.
Choose From These Highlights:
Mt. McKinley and Denali National Park
Prince William Sound
Redoubt Mountain & Lake Clark Preserve
Journey to the heart of Vancouver. Visit spectacular GROUSE MOUNTAIN where you can take a tram ride straight to the top. Traverse Vancouver’s exhilarating CAPILANO SUSPENSION BRIDGE which hangs precariously within a wonderful rainforest. Learn about native cultures in the region with this visit. Explore the vast range of metropolitan eateries that can be found in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Guests who wish to transfer to the Seattle Airport after visiting Vancouver or Victoria can pick up their motorcoach transfer 7 days a week. Contact our office for help in planning your Vancouver stay!
Get to know the charming city of Victoria, BC. Travel by float plane or ferry from Vancouver to Victoria, taking in the captivating views from above or by sea. Visit the stunning flowers at BUTCHART GARDENS and afterwards enjoy the famous tea time served at the FAIRMONT EMPRESS HOTEL. Don't pass up the beautiful PARLIAMENT buildings either. This type of tour can be done in one day or multiple days and guests will usually stay in Vancouver during their overnight.
Guests who wish to transfer to the Seattle Airport after visiting Vancouver or Victoria can pick up their motorcoach transfer 7 days a week. Contact our office for help in planning your Victoria stay!