Archive for the Alaska Category

Denali National Park – This Vast Land Takes Your Breath Away

Denali National Park – The Easy Road There Going to Denali National Park was a lifetime dream as I have mentioned in previous posts.  When friends ask me about that trip the top question is “how do you get there”? Getting lost traveling from Anchorage to Denali […]

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Our Alaska Train Trip to Denali-The Perfect Way to See a Vast Land

Our Alaska Train Trip For many years I had wanted to ride the famous Alaska train Denali Star from Anchorage through the interior to Denali and on to Fairbanks.  As a child, I had imagined life and adventure in Alaska.  I always wanted a husky and saw […]

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Prince of Wales Fly Fishing Seasons-Nature’s Unique Ecosystem

Prince of Wales Fly Fishing – We Love It Prince of Wales fly fishing is impacted by Mother Nature in many ways.  We wish we knew what she has in store for us this year! Lisa and I fished with Jay Mar, lodge manager and head fly […]

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Our First Family Fishing Vacation on Kodiak

Family Fishing Vacation-Let’s Go To Alaska! “You have to hit the fish on the head with a stick,” Lisa exclaimed with her last ditch effort to avoid our first family fishing vacation to Kodiak Sportsman’s Lodge.  “I want to go fishing with Dad in Alaska,” Alex said […]

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Kodiak Fishing Seasons and Our Family Memories

Kodiak Fishing Seasons for Our Family—Like Sands Through The Hourglass Kodiak fishing seasons are part of so many days of my family’s life.  Fall is my favorite time of the year.  The temperatures cool and I start to think about all of the wonderful Thanksgivings and Christmas […]

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Alaska Fishing Report August 2016 From The Boardwalk Lodge

Alaska Fishing Report August 2016 From The Boardwalk Lodge Our Alaska fishing report August 2016 includes good weather news–the experts say that one of the strongest El Nino events in history has finally ended.   We all know that weather and water temperatures impact fishing.  El Nino […]

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Southeast Alaska Fishing Lodges—The Ideal Location for Alaska Fishing

Southeast Alaska fishing lodges are located in a part of Alaska many people consider the state’s best kept secret. Prince of Wales Island, the third largest island in the United States. The island offers salt water fishing on its ocean coastline and bays.   You can also enjoy […]

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Glacier Bay Alaska Like No Place Else on Earth

A Glacier Bay Alaska is a great destination for any family wanting more than a fishing vacation.  Glaciers, whales, bears, kayaking, hiking, air tours, even golf await.  Family members may not all want to fish and Glacier Bay and the Icy Strait provide many other activities that […]

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What Is Your Favorite Alaska Fish Species? A Difficult Decision

What Is Your Favorite Alaska Fish Species?  A Difficult Decision

When you think of Alaska fish species when you go fishing in Alaska, the most popular fish are salmon and halibut.  What is the key to your favorite fish?   The fish size and challenge of the catch combined with what you love to eat are important considerations.  The […]

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Arizona Boat Show Sportsmen’s Expo – Visit Kodiak Sportsman’s Lodge

The Kodiak Sportsman’s Lodge team will be at the annual Arizona Boat Show and International Sportsmen’s Exposition International in Scottsdale AZ from March 10-13, 2016. I will be attending the Expo with Gary Sampson, the Lodge owner. Why should you come to a sportsmen’s show?  Having the […]

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Going Fishing In Alaska on Kodiak Island, The Inside Passage Or British Columbia. Getting There And Back

There is an allure that cannot be explained when you hear the words Alaska and the Great Northwest. When I meet people and say I am going fishing in Alaska, nearly everyone says, “That is on my list!” Everyone wants to go fishing in Alaska. Not to […]

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Kodiak Sportsman’s Lodge – Most Luxurious Fishing Lodge At Old Harbor Kodiak Island Alaska

The beautiful Kodiak Sportsman’s Lodge is nestled in Old Harbor, Alaska on the southeast end of Kodiak Island.  I’ve been a client of Kodiak Sportsman’s Lodge for 10 years and working with them for 3 years.  My first trip to the Alaska fishing lodge with my family […]

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Kodiak Alaska Halibut Fishing – A Luxury Cold Water Fishing Vacations Adventure

Kodiak Alaska halibut fishing – the best fishing vacations in Alaska! If you are in the process of organizing an Alaskan summer fishing vacation, I recommend putting the amazing Kodiak Island on your fishing itinerary! Three Kodiak Alaska Halibut Fishing Secrets 1. Halibut Fishing Locations Kodiak, Alaska’s […]

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Big Fish Adventure – 6 Luxury Fishing Vacations You Must Experience

Welcome to Luxurious Fishing Vacations Blog! Looking for a big fish adventure? It is my pleasure to bring the very best fishing vacations and locations to you!  When choosing a fishing vacation in an exotic location which requires much travel and expense, don’t you want the very […]

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Kodiak Fishing Lodges – Visit The Most Luxurious Fishing Vacations In The World

What makes Kodiak fishing lodges so unique? There are many great locations offering Alaska fishing lodge vacations ambiance, but Kodiak Island and its lodges stand out as the dream of every amateur angler. Experience the real Alaska, fishing and sightseeing, from a remote lodge where the true […]

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