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Brown Bear Lodge

Cruise Port Dock, Hoonah, AK 99829
+1 907-945-3150
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Stream fishing for Salmon

Our guide Horace picked us up promptly at the excursion terminal and wasted no time getting our... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Jean-Paul L
Salmon Fishing with Horace

We booked a Salmon Fishing excursion with Brown Bear Lodge. We were met on time. Our guide... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Princeton, New Jersey
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Cruise Port Dock, Hoonah, AK 99829
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Our guide Horace picked us up promptly at the excursion terminal and wasted no time getting our licensing take care of and over to the stream to start fishing. The stream was full of pinks and cohos and I hooked up with a coho on...More

Thank Jean-Paul L
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We booked a Salmon Fishing excursion with Brown Bear Lodge. We were met on time. Our guide, Horace, is a fine young man and an expert guide. I am experienced fisherman, but I did not expect to catch a silver on my first cast! And...More

Thank Derekweb
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We arrived in port on RC Radiance of the Seas. Seeing bear was at the top of our list for our Alaskan cruise. I stumbled upon this outfit via Cruises & More (our first time booking through them) and it was one of the more...More

1  Thank Shan5176
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We were picked up on time when we disembarked our cruise ship. We were then driven by our very friendly and knowledgable guide to the bear watching area (about 1 hour journey through forests). We were very excited to see brown bears catching salmon from...More

Thank jparkinson57
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had an awesome experience with Horace! We saw eight grizzlies including a mama and her three cubs! Along the way, he showed us several bald eagles and a couple of Sitka black tailed deer. He shared his deer jerky made with his father's recipe...More

Thank bbumby
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We booked a stream fishing trip directly through Kenny at Brown Bear Lodge. After our ship had docked, Horace, our fishing guide, met us behind the Icy Strait Point Adventure Center and drove my husband, myself, two other adults and a 14 year old, down...More

1  Thank wlk
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We really liked Hoonah, and that was due at least in part to the tour that we took with Brown Bear Lodge. Our guide Mike gave us a lot of information and local cultural flavor of this very unique location. This is the real Alaska,...More

1  Thank Jiminy13
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We heard about Kenny from Glacier Wind Charters who we had booked a whale watching tour with for the same day. I wanted a bear/wildlife tour for afterwards and we had a great time. Our driver was Mike, a very nice local man who is...More

Thank lisabdh1
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I truly can't say enough about this magnificent little village nestled in on the shoreline of Alaskas Wilderness,I could practically write a book describing the experience we had but to sum it up this place is a sportsmens paradise!!! Kenny and his crew make sure...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We booked our bear and wildlife search independently on the internet before we went on our cruise. Our guide, Luke, was very informative and was able to point out things of interest. We saw some salmon in a couple of rivers, but it was the...More

Thank Robyn M
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