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Redoubt Bay Lodge
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Redoubt Bay Lodge is a rustic nature lodge located 50 miles southwest of Anchorage, at the entrance to Lake Clark Pass. This great wildlife viewing and adventure lodge is in a spectacular setting overlooking Big River Lakes. A visit to Redoubt Bay Lodge offer great opportunities for bear viewing. Bear watching tours are fully guided. Your lodge guide will take you in specially designed pontoon boats to the best locations for viewing bears feeding on salmon, as well as exploring the lake system to look for other resident wildlife that call this area home.

Overnight guests can also enjoy sport fishing for salmon, kayaking around the lakes, and hiking. With just three small guest cabins, and a cozy hand-hewn log main lodge Redoubt Bay Lodge provides an intimate and relaxing experience in the Alaskan wilderness. Adding a stay at Redoubt Bay Lodge is easy and will make a memorable addition to any Alaskan vacation!


LODGE INFORMATION AND ITINERARY

INFORMATION

Location / Lodge setting: Located in Big River Lakes and boundaries of the Redoubt Bay Critical Habitat Area, Redoubt Bay Lodge is only an approx. 50 minutes float plane flight away from Anchorage (across the Cook Inlet). Because Redoubt Bay is one of the easiest and closest accessible location for bear viewing from Anchorage and also the Kenai Peninsula, Redoubt Bay can be very popular. It also is a popular for sport fishermen. It fits well with itineraries starting/ending in Anchorage and provides a great opportunity for bear viewing. Overnight guests will enjoy more privacy in the evening; rewind, relax, and get spoiled by professional staff and delicious cuisine!

Accommodation: The lodge can accommodate up to 12 guests in 3 guest cabins.  The oldest cabin has a small common area with wood burning stove and 2 separate bedrooms; one with 1 queen size bed and the other one with 1 queen size bed and 2 sets of bunk beds.  The other 2 cabins are one-room cabins and are best suited for 2 adults (each has 1 queen size bed).  One of the 2 cabins has a very small single bed (best suited for one child).  All cabins are very tastefully furnished and decorated and give a little rustic yet very comfortable feeling, surrounded by amazing nature.  Each cabin has a private bath with flush toilet and simple shower.

Meals: The lodge chefs prepare delicious 3-course dinners from fresh ingredients.  Breakfast is eggs or French toast, giving a good start for the day's activities.  Lunch is a lighter meal, often soup/salad and a small sandwich.  Fresh baked goodies are available throughtout the day.  Special dietary needs can only be accommodated with advance notice.

Activities:  Bear viewing especially in July is the main activity for guests (remember also attraction for fishermen). Bears sighted could be brown as well as black bears. Besides bears, other wildlife can be spotted in the area such as different birds, bald eagles and even harbor seals! Guests explore the area by boat or skiff primarily. Kayaks are available for guest's use. Fishing is also offered. All activities are guided!
A helicopter is positioned to offer guests even more activity options. Great hiking opportunities and more amazing scenery is waiting for guests - helicopter tours are optional and at additional charge.

ITINERARY

Day 1/Arrival: Transfer on your own from your Anchorage hotel to the Lake Hood seaplane base. Enjoy a scenic 50 min to one-hour flight to the foothills of the Aleutian Range. Depart by boat on a guided bear viewing tour.  This is a good chance for up-close viewing and photography.  Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Redoubt Bay Lodge

Day 2/Departure: Depending on your return flight: enjoy free time for a kayaking tour or early morning bear viewing. Return to Anchorage at approx. the same time you arrived.

If you stay longer: guided activities such as kayaking, fishing, exploring by boat for wildlife, or more bear viewing are included.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please note that each stay is based on 24 hour periods. Guests have the option of a morning, midday or evening flight departure from Anchorage. If you have a preference, please advise at time of booking. Please plan an overnight in Anchorage before and after the lodge stay.



Tour Highlights

  • Intimate nature lodge
  • Bear viewing

Tour Includes

  • Roundtrip flight from/to Anchorage
  • Overnight in cabins with private bath and sitting area
  • All meals while at lodge
  • Guided activities as olutlined, by boat, kayak or skiff 
  • All taxes.

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