Superb sportfishing on the Brooks River and on the Brooks and Naknek Lakes geared towards independent minded fly fishermen, with guided fishing on the Brooks River, adjacent lakes and via fly outs from the lodge are available as options.
Brooks Lodge overlooks the world famous Brooks River in the heart of Katmai National Park. Superb fishing is available adjacent to the lodge on the Brooks River and on the Brooks and Naknek Lakes. The Brooks River is fly fishing only. The Brooks Lodge fishing packages are for independent minded fly fishermen who want to experience the great sportfishing of the Katmai area without the expense of a fully guided sportfishing lodge. Including fly outs in your stay will provide the means to fish other hot spots and allow you to take advantage of the variety of species of fish available in southwest Alaska. It is recommended that angler's are self-sufficient and have experience in tying knots, wading safely, spotting, landing and handling fish as well as catch and release techniques.
Guest accommodations consist of sixteen modern rooms all with showers, private toilet facilities, heat and electricity. Rooms accommodate two to four persons. The beautiful main lodge building boasts a spectacular view of aquamarine Naknek Lake. Its large circular fireplace is popular for evening relaxing and reminiscing about the day's adventures. Hearty Alaskan fare is served three times a day buffet style in the dining area of the lodge. Cocktails are available for purchase at the lodge bar each afternoon and evening. Comfortable accommodations in the heart of the magnificent Katmai wilderness make this a truly perfect vacation spot.
Included is round trip air transportation between Anchorage and Brooks Lodge, all fees, lodging, meals and a 1/2 day guided Brooks River fishing orientation.
|Double Occupancy, per person||$1985.00|
|Multiple 3 (3 per room), per person||$1760.00|
|Multiple 4 (4 per room), per person||$1640.00|
|Double Occupancy, per person||$2385.00|
|Multiple 3 (3 per room), per person||$2035.00|
|Multiple 4 (4 per room), per person||$1855.00|
|Multiple 3 (3 per room)||$357.00|
|Multiple 4 (4 per room)||$299.00|
Breakfast: Adult $17.00 / Child $12.00
Lunch: Adult $24.00 / Child $15.00
Dinner: Adult $40.00 / Child $23.00
Child prices based on ages 2-11 years of age
Canoes: $12.00 per hour OR $40.00 per day
Kayaks: $16.00 per hour OR $60.00 per day
Weather and Clothing: Be prepared for stormy weather and sometimes sunshine. Summer daytime temperatures can range from about mid-50's to mid-60's degree F; the average low is 44. Strong winds and sudden gusts frequently sweep the area. Skies are clear about 20 percent in summer and light rain can last for days.The atmosphere at the lodge is casual, so bring comfortable medium weight sport clothes. By dressing in layers, you can add or subtract clothing and be comfortable regardless of the whim of the weather. Internet service is not available at the lodge.
Laundry Facilities: Laundry Facilities are not available at Brooks Lodge.
Insects: You will need insect repellent. Head nets are highly recommended.
"Bear Jam!": Bear activity at the Lower River may delay crossing Brooks River Bridge. Please be prepared to wait in windy and/or rainy conditions and allow yourself ample time to meet meal services and/or your departing flight.
The following items are a must: Warm jacket or sweater, personal items, walking shoes or boots, sunglasses, raincoat, camera & memory cards, long sleeve shirts, mosquito repellent should be kept with scarf, hat or cap during your travel. Examples of optional items you might consider are binoculars and a day pack.
Find a variety of items for sale that may make your stay in Katmai more pleasant and enjoyable.
Personal Items: Toothpaste, insect repellent, soap, film (no memory cards available), batteries and tobacco.
Food and Beverages: Candy, ice, soft drinks, and other snack items including trail mix, beef jerky, etc.
Souvenirs: Hats, sweat shirts, t-shirts, post cards, coffee mugs, posters, film and more.
Fishing Tackle: Line, leader, lures, flies and Alaska fishing license.
Rental Items: Rods & reels, chest waders, canoes, kayaks, single burner stoves, bear resistant containers and showers and towels (for campers).
* Camp stove fuel is available white gas, propane & JetBoil (propane/butane mix).
* Ice is available for purchase at Brooks Lodge.
** Store purchases may be made with Cash, Travelers Checks, MasterCard or Visa.