Alaska Fishing Adventure Travel Stories

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46 Alaska Stories
sockeye trip by charlie timp
Kathy you run a first class operation. Wish we could've stayed longer. Nick did a wonderful job guiding for us. I'll be back Read More >
Great Alaska Cont. Education trip by John E. Murphy
<P>We had another wonderful trip this year and I was able to be there for a total of three weeks. Now I just have to figure out how to get my wife to let... Read More >
Mandy Boys by Marci Axtman
Thanks everyone at Great Alaska for treating my brothers to a great vacation! They said that everything was first rate and they had a terrific... Read More >
Graduation Present by David & Ethan Howard
I promised my son that I would take him fishing in Alaska as his high school graduation present. What a trip! Top notch from beginning to end... Read More >
Wild Swans and more.... by Kathy and Steve Bolline
We have been to several medical continuing education meetings at Great Alaska and I can't say enough wonderful things about the entire experience... Read More >
best vacation ever by Connie Cone
Just a short note to let you guys know what a wonderful time we had. The food was great and so was the lodging. I have a dairy problem... Read More >
Can It Get Better? by Sonny Scott
What a Team! From Toby Sprinkle at the top of the Team to the Lodge Culinary Staff to the guides to the beach staffers all we can say is WOW! Upon arrival... Read More >
Bearcamp 2011 by Bob and Meg Henderson
Just wanted to extend our heartiest thanks to every one of you who had any thing to do with our trip to Bear Camp on June 6 and 7. Caprice, Carla, Dylan... Read More >
My solo trip to Alaska... by Audrey Hertzel
My solo trip to Alaska was everything and so much more than I thought it would ever be! From the moment I arrived at the lodge, I knew I was in for the... Read More >
A Meeting Planner's Best Catch by Mari Killian
I am a corporate meeting planner and part of my job is to plan and execute reward/business meeting events for our Champions' Club. Our Great Alaska Adventure... Read More >
Awesome fall fishing by John Hunt
My favorite fishing trip ever was a fall trip to Great Alaska. My college buddies and I went to Great Alaska for a week of trophy trout, Silver Salmon... Read More >
My Love for Alaska by Denise Oden
This was my second trip to Great Alaska Lodge and as always I had a fantastic time. The people who work for this lodge truly are wonderful and try everything... Read More >
Mexico Fun by Benjamin Khemthong
It was Fun! Read More >
Birthplace Visit by Roy Wennerholm
My oldest son was born in Fairbanks (Ladd Airforce Base) in 1953. He has never had the privilege of visiting his birthplace.... Read More >
trip of a lifetime by chris lang
Our trip to Great Alaska was the trip of a lifetime. The staff, everyone from office staff to guides, was the most professional group I have encountered.... Read More >
Trip of a Lifetime! by Dan and Pat Turnbaugh
My wife and I spent 7 days on a "Combination Trip" that was the best vacation ever. We started with bear watching on the first day with a sighting of 19... Read More >
Bear Camp by Bob Hammack
Spending a life time in the outdoors, I have had my share of adventures. However, nothing matches the time at bear camp. The overnight stay allowed greater... Read More >
Cabelas Fishing Trip by Ed & Sue Whitney
Sue and I arrived to the Great Alaska Adventure Lodge in Sterling, AK expecting something totally different. We thought this would... Read More >
Dad's always last to limit! by Steve Woodworth
It seems like Dad is always the last to catch a fish, the last to limit, etc...and without fail, it's the little girl who gets the big one and Mom who... Read More >
Me and my Dad at Great Alaska! by Amanda Minguillion
What can I say about the best place in the world – Great Alaska?!? My dad has been taking me fishing to the lodge every year since I was 10 years old.... Read More >
angie and dave's Alaska trip by angie jones
My husband and I had been planning to visit Alaska for years, waiting for our youngest to be in college, so we could spend some time there and get her... Read More >
Bear Camp August by Ian and Kaye Young
From the moment we touched down on the beach at beautiful Chinitna Bay we knew we were in a special place.... Read More >
You have to go to Bear Camp! by Whip Triplett
In August 2012 I traveled with my wife and two children (13 &amp; 14) to Alaska and made Great Alaska's Bear Camp a part... Read More >
Thank you, Great Alaska! by Macky Barrett
Our late July National Park Wildlife Safari was the perfect first trip to Alaska! The staff and guides at Great Alaska were so helpful... Read More >
Trip of a Lifetime by Randy Nicholson & Family
Our trip to Alaska was a trip of a life time. The friendly folks at the Great Alaska Adventure were just that - “friendly &amp; greatâ€. From... Read More >
Continuing Education Trips by Dr. John Murphy
Ever since my first visit in 2002, I have been impressed with the quality at Great Alaska. That quality is why we are now in our eighth year of holding... Read More >
Amazing Bear Camp! by Terry Tollefsbol
We just returned from a three day trip to Bear Camp. It was absolutely wonderful. The staff at the camp site were very friendly and took great care of... Read More >
Always fun and Exciting! by Dave Goularte
I have fished many Lodges and taken groups from 10-100 anglers for the past 20+ years and I must say from the Owners to the fishing my anglers rave about... Read More >
Great Trip by Don Nichols
Just got back home from a fantastic trip to Alaska.Thanks to the staff of Great Alaska Adventure Lodge for memories of a lifetime.My... Read More >
Our families best vacation YET! by Rich Signorello
After spending a good part of my life as a Salmon, Trout and Steelhead fisherman, fishing the pacific northwest streams, rivers and and ocean... Read More >
The perfect combination! by Dan and Pat Turnbaugh
My wife and I spent 7 days on a "Combination Trip" that was the best vacation ever. We started with bear watching on the first day with a sighting... Read More >
Lasting memories at Great Alaska by Tom Valentine
Beyond words the beautiful river setting at Great Alaska Lodge. Great fishing and great weather on a 5 day July 2011 trip with 12 friends that made the... Read More >
Video of Sockeye Salmon fishing in late June. by Jordan Scott
Hey my name is Jordan- I fished with Great Alaska last year.&nbsp; Here is a video of Sockeye Salmon fishing in... Read More >
Australians in Alaska by John Scott
I traveled with four friends on a "boys trip" from Australia to Alaska. I booked via the internet and from the other side... Read More >
A Little Bit of Heaven! by Cheryl and John Brady
Most amazing and memorable trip ever! All staff were professional, accommodating, and personable. Everyday was a photographer's... Read More >
Thanks to all the staff and guides by Fred and Terry Wyatt
We are home in SW Oklahoma and wanted to send in the picture. The time we spent at the Great Alaska Lodge was one of the most memorable times... Read More >
50 Pounder for My 50th by Mike Williams
I knew what I wanted for my 50th birthday...a trip back to the Great Alaska lodge. The trip did not disappoint. On our very first day out, I caught a 50-pound... Read More >
FISH ON!!!!!!!! by Patty Fortner
After a day of guided fishing with Jesse, my son, NIck, and a few other guests were fishing in waders off the shore below the lodge. He hooked... Read More >
Best experience I ever had! by Mark Reichel
Spent a little over 24 hours at bear camp with Caprice, Mike, Clint, Heidi and Scott. It was 4th of July. The camp is located on the... Read More >
A PLACE WHERE SPECIAL MEMORIES ARE MADE! by Kathleen Fackler
After traveling a day from the east coast we landed in Anchorage with no preconceived notions of what type of... Read More >
Sockeye Salmon! by Rollie Fors
I want to thank Great Alaska Adventures for such an amazing trip. We had the best time ever fishing for Sockeye Salmon on... Read More >
Best Fishing Trip of my life! by Doug Benzenburg
I spent 4 day's fishing with a new location each day and landed over 250 fish (Rainbows, Dolly Varden, Steelhead, Silvers, and of course Pinks)... Read More >
You Are Family Now! by Pat & Richard Seader
Wow! Truly this was the vacation of our lifetime. Nowhere have we ever experienced such adventure. From dug mushing to fishing, wine tasting,... Read More >
OMG! what a great trip! by J DEWAYNE COLQUITT
Great Alaska was recommended by a trusted friend/travel agent. In keeping to his usual standards, he... Read More >
Must experience! by Nancy Liuzzo
The experience of seeing bears so close cannot be put into words! The camp is clean and so well run...it's roughing it in style. Everyone is... Read More >
FANTASTIC Photo Safari by Heather Smith
We went on a photo safari through Great Alaska for our 10 year anniversary. What an amazing trip! Cathy and Julie were our guides and... Read More >