Alaska Airlines flies directly in twice a day–no need for a bush plane. All species of salmon and steelhead run in the river. Large runs of Steelhead in Spring. One of the largest halibut per pound average. Short runs to the halibut grounds and fishing in under 100 feet of water. Beautiful scenery for the non-fisherman including Glacier tours, hiking, an amazing beach and lots of wildlife. Glacier Bear Lodge has a full bar and a restaurant featuring fresh steaks and local seafood. Professional custom fish processing available.
Southeast Alaska is a long, narrow coastal strip of land stretching nearly 500 miles known for its fjords, mountains, maritime climate, old growth spruce and hemlock forests, glaciers, and of course, the fishing!