2017 Flyfishing Trips
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Come along with us in May to see what float tubing the lakes is all about, while we pursue hungry rainbows just out from under the ice. Single days will be $250, and two days, one night will be $450. Gear, equipment and flies are included.
Float tubing with us was featured in Fish Alaska Magazine in July 2004.
|JUNE 2017||Top of page||Trips Locater Map.|
Float tube lake fishing for big, fat rainbows and eager Arctic grayling in this fun catch & release lake near Denali National Park. Four days of float tube and creek fishing, four nights camping facilities, fly fishing & float tubing equipment and flies, and three nights dinner. www.adventuredenali.com
Adventure Denali was featured in Fish Alaska Magazine in April, 2015
|JULY 2017||Top of page||Trips Locater Map.|
Outstanding sockeye salmon & rainbow trout fishing in this prolific tributary of Lake Iliamna. Massive runs of sockeye to target, and loads of rainbows to fish for with dry flies. Trip includes three nights lodging (shared cabin), three days of fishing, meals, boats, guides, fly fishing gear, equipment and flies and ROUND TRIP AIRFARE FROM ANCHORAGE TO THE LODGE IS ALSO INCLUDED IN THE TRIP PRICE! See www.copperonthefly.com (Couples Welcome!)
Copper on the Fly was featured in the August 2012 Issue of Fish Alaska Magazine
Fly fish for trophy Arctic grayling on a wilderness river so clear and so un-spoiled you can't believe it! If you love dry fly and nymph fishing this is the trip to keep your 5-wt rod bent all the time. Think 50+ fish in a day that are as beautiful as they are cooperative! Alaska Northwest Adventure Lodge (www.akadventure.com) will be our headquarters. We will also fish for pink and chum salmon, and, perhaps also for Dolly Varden char and even pike! Trip includes 3 nights lodging, shared cabin, all meals, boats, guides, three days guided fishing, plus instruction, gear, equipment & flies. Un-crowded fishing at its best! (Couples Welcome) (Approximately $120 round trip shuttle from Nome to the River is not included in the trip price.)
Cost: $2,880 per person (plus approx. $120 round trip shuttle from Nome to Council).
This trip is featured in my book "FlyFishing for Alaska's Arctic Grayling".
No Place Like Nome was also featured in Fish Alaska Magazine in April, 2005.
|AUGUST 2017||Top of page||Trips Locater Map.|
July 31- August 4*, 2017
This is one of my favorite trips! We'll fish the remote and lovely Tangle Lakes area and wander the picturesque Denali Highway to other choice spots for non-stop Arctic grayling fishing with dry flies and nymphs. A real adventure, you'll see wildlife, wildflowers, and probably even ripe blueberries in addition to lots of grayling. Trip includes four days guided fly fishing, camping fees, instruction, fly fishing gear, boats, equipment and flies (Don’t want to camp? Nearby lodging is available, but not included in the trip price. We’ll refer you. www.maclarenlodge.com & www.tangleriverinn.com ).Trip cost is $1,450 (per person)
*until noon on 8/4
This trip is featured in my book "Fly Fishing for Alaska's Arctic Grayling".
The Denali Highway/Tangle Lakes trip was featured in Fish Alaska Magazine in April, 2003.
Float tube lake fishing for big, fat rainbows and eager Arctic grayling in this fun catch & release lake near Denali National Park. Four days of tubing and one day of creek fishing, four nights camping facilities, fly fishing & float tubing equipment, flies, and three nights' dinner.
|SEPTEMBER 2017||Top of page||Trips Locater Map.|
A very special trip to the incredible Illiamna Lake area of Bristol Bay for exceptional rainbow trout fishing! Join us and Copper on the Fly for unparalleled fall fishing. Big, fat, rainbows, gorged with salmon flesh and eggs will strike your fly or egg imitation with abandon. Comfortable cabins, wonderful food, great views of the lake area in its beautiful fall colors, and lots of opportunity to spot bears fishing the river. (Couples Welcome) Trip includes four nights lodging, (shared cabin) all meals, boats, guides, and four days guided fishing in one of Bristol Bay's most productive fisheries. Price includes round trip flights from Anchorage to the lodge!
Trip price is $2,950 per person
Orca Adventure Lodge in Cordova is the site of our super-duper annual coho (silver) salmon trips again in 2017 The fishing here can't be beat, and neither can the lodge's hospitality. Trip includes four nights lodging (double occupancy), all the delicious meals, four days of fly-out or boat-out guided fly fishing in magnificent Prince William Sound, instruction, fish packing and freezing, gear, equipment and flies. (Couples Welcome) See how great Orca is at www.orcaadventurelodge.com/. You haven't lived until you've played a coho on a fly rod. Do it with Orca and us in 2017!
Trip cost is $2,600 (per person - double occupancy)
BEGINNERS ARE WELCOME ON ALL OF OUR TRIPS!!
**Please note: Felt-soled boots are not legal in Alaska. Chest waders and wading boots without felt soles are not included in the fly fishing equipment that we can provide.