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Talon Air Service

Soldotna, AK 99669
+1 907-262-8899
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Fishing and Bears and a lot of rain

From the time you walk in the office door you know you are dealing with a top notch family run... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
San Joaquin, California
via mobile
Amazing experience

Did this tour twice. It was that good. You fly out in a seaplane to Lake Clark, where did both... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
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Soldotna, AK 99669
+1 907-262-8899
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

From the time you walk in the office door you know you are dealing with a top notch family run business. Alaska is a rainy place and it didn't change that for me, but don't doubt the skill of the pilot! Without a bump did...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did this tour twice. It was that good. You fly out in a seaplane to Lake Clark, where did both fishing for salmon and bear viewing. Catching fish here is "easy" and the bear viewing is a matter of luck, but the chances are good....More

Thank CykelmyggenDK
Reviewed 1 week ago

We scheduled the Wolverine Creek flight. Weather that morning was foggy at the Creek, so we were delayed for an hour and a half, or so. Once we arrived, we were the eighth boat in "line" to fish in the honey hole. A momma grizzly...More

Thank Steelaway81
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a float plane out to go fishing and see bears. Both were incredibly successful. We saw a Mama black bear with two cubs eating salmon at Wolverine Creek where you could see the salmon running up stream and swimming all around. The guides...More

Thank LADuckFan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a bear watching trip with Talon Air out of Soldatna on Sat. July 29, 2017. The trip turned out to be more about fishing than bear watching and was very disappointing. We exited the sea plane into a boat and motored out to...More

Thank cdward53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Talon air service flies you to the great river lake where they transport you by boat to only 2 small creeks where you'll spend about 6 hours sitting doing nothing while the guides constantly talk to each other without really trying to make it more...More

Thank SjoerdvanBruchem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I like to keep things positive so I won't go into details. Talon air came recommend to us by family once they knew we were going to Alaska. So we planned a detour in our vacation to drive out of our way so we could...More

Thank AnnaEvan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great day. Left Trophy Lodge in Soldotna and flew with the owner/pilot of Talon Air for about 20 minutes to the N. fork of the Bear River, I believe. Had Bill Davis as our guide in a 4 fisherman boat and Bill...More

Thank Hudson H
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

What an amazing tour from the float plane ride to the bear viewing. Our guide Ryan followed the bears so we never missed the action. The pontoon kept us warm and dry in the rain. Three generations enjoyed this trip. Ryan was great with the...More

Thank Raunaque O
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

If I was told I could I could ride a seaplane to spend 6 hours in a 19 foot boat with a chilly mist falling most of the time and have a peak experience, I would have said "you're crazy. " But I did that...More

Thank tallbuck
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19 January 2017|
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Response from Grant H | Reviewed this property |
It seems like there were 6 of us in the airplane