The Ultimate, Inclusive Couple’s off-grid experience! Two fine wilderness lodges, private deluxe guest cabins, phenomenal cuisine, a scenic float plane trip, epic scenery, a unique heli-glacier tour with 3 landings, photography, guided remote river fishing, fly-out guided float trip, a private lake/island cabin for one night, wildlife and first-class hospitality. Discover the highest quality, most unique off-grid Couples adventure package within a convenient 100-mile radius of Anchorage, Alaska.
Day 1 - Fly from Anchorage to Wilderness Place Lodge by Floatplane
Depart Anchorage at 11am by float plane, arriving at Wilderness Place Lodge for noon lunch prepared by a team of chefs. Spend the afternoon fishing on the river with your personal guide. You’ll target trout, grayling, pike or salmon depending upon dates and availability. Enjoy a 4-course dinner in the lodge, inclusive of local beer and wine. Overnight in one of the modern deluxe riverside cabins.
Day 2 - Overnight at Wilderness Place Lodge
A full day of guided fishing or fly-fishing instruction. Take a side trip by boat to a chain of lakes to fish northern pike and/or stay on the river to target trout, grayling. Enjoy a shore lunch prepared by your guide, followed by another gourmet dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 3 - Overnight at Wilderness Place Lodge
A full day of guided fishing or fly-fishing instruction. Take a side trip by boat to a chain of lakes to fish northern pike and/or stay on the river to target trout, and grayling. Enjoy a shore lunch prepared by your guide, followed by another gourmet dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 4 - Glamping at Solitude Island Retreat
Enjoy breakfast and optional AM fishing at Wilderness Place Lodge prior to departing by float plane to Solitude Island Retreat for an overnight on your own private island on a scenic remote lake. Enjoy the call of the looks, trumpets of the swans, kayaking, paddle-boating, relaxing and soaking in the solitude! Food and drinks are catered for your overnight glamping experience at the cabin!
Day 5 - Glacier Landing & Guided Dogsledding
Depart Solitude Island Retreat by float plane at 11:45 am with a return to Anchorage at approximately 1 pm. At 2:15 pm you will meet your shuttle to the Knik River Lodge near Palmer, Alaska. Arrive at about 4:00 pm in time for your 4:30 pm helicopter glacier and dogsled adventure! The dogsled experience includes 30 minutes of glacier and mountain tours by helicopter, glacier landing, and 1 hour of guided dogsledding.
Following your tour, check in to your private king cabin for the night and enjoy beverages and mountain-view dining at the Raven's Perch Restaurant.
Day 6 - Return to Anchorage
Enjoy a leisurely morning and breakfast in the lodge restaurant. Cabin check out is 11am with transfer back to Anchorage via shuttle at 12pm. (Renting a car vs. taking the shuttle to/from Knik River Lodge will give you more flexibility. If you prefer to rent a car vs. utilizing the shuttle service, $100 will be deducted from your total trip price to be used towards your rental.)
Prices & Dates
|Season||June 15 - Aug 1|
|Duration||5 night / 6 day|
|Rates||$4,995 per person|
|Includes: // All transportation including float plane to/from Wilderness Place Lodge and shuttle from Anchorage to Knik River Lodge and back. All meals, local craft beer/wine, guided fishing, all fishing gear, waders/boots, private deluxe cabin at Wilderness Place Lodge. 1 1/2 hour helicopter glacier tour and dog-sledding, private deluxe cabin at Knik River Lodge.|
|Not Included: // Fishing licenses, gratuities (suggested 5-10%), meals/beverages at Knik River Lodge|