This package combines the most impressive aspects of interior remote Alaska; flightseeing, glacier hiking, dog sledding, fishing, photography, and a deluxe Alaskan lodge. Play hard by day, then wine and dine yourselves to a blissful sleep in your private cabin.
Day 1 - Arrive in Anchorage
Arrive in Anchorage and stay overnight at a partner hotel, complimentary!
Day 2 - Overnight at Wilderness Place Lodge
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 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, grayling. Enjoy a shore lunch prepared by your guide, followed by another gourmet dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 4 - Glacier Landing & Guided Dogsledding
Depart the lodge at 11:45am with return to Anchorage approximately 1pm. At 2:15 pm you will meet your shuttle to the Knik River Lodge near Palmer, Alaska. Arrive approximately 4:00pm in time for your 4:30pm helicopter glacier and dogsled adventure! The dogsled experience includes 30 minutes of glacier and mountain tours by helicopter plus 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 5 - 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.)