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Rod's Alaskan Guide Service

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Rod's Alaskan Guide Service is a year round family owned and operated outdoor recreation guide service. In winter we offer snowmobile, dog sledding, and ice fishing adventures. In summer we offer remote fishing trips.
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3355 Repp Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99705-7404
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I booked the night ice fishing with aurora viewing. Unfortunately, it was too cloudy that night to see any kind of an aurora, but the ice fishing was a lot of fun! Riley, our guide, helped us with all the fishing, cooked...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank elena3600
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The company had 2018-2019 touring double seated machines available with windshields, heated handlebars for driver and passenger. They also had all the winter gear you need including heated helmets and bunny boots. For anyone with glasses like myself - apply a QUALITY anti-fogger or wear...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jennifer P
Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for riding snowmobiles with Rod's. Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went on this ice fishing experience with our guide Aaron. He heated the cabin, cooked the reindeer sausage as well our fish for us. And it was delicious!! He also taught us how to fish better, in the end everyone got at least 1...More

Thank xinyinz2019
Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for ice fishing with Rod's Alaskan Guide Service. Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our guide Aaron was great! Very knowledgeable and very helpful. Started catching fish almost the second I started. I fishing shack is very warm and spacious. The fresh fish was amazing. I highly this fishing company, definitely would book again.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Brydon777
Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for ice fishing with Rod's Alaskan Guide Service. Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 5 days ago

It was a very cold day -30 staff was very helpful with extra clothing ,heated helmets ,gloves etc. that would be needed ,was up to visit son who is stationed at Fork Wainwright ,was a very fun trip my wife, son ,and had a great...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Coleman B
Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for making Rod's Alaskan Guide Service a part of your visit to see your son. Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chuck was an awesome guide! He was patient and have clear, consise instructions. The equipment was in great condition.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank amandas411041
Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for making Rod's Alaskan Guide Service a part of your vacation. Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour was awesome. Everything you would or may need for winter gear is available there..the tour left on time (provided you come earlier as requested on the email they send) and the snowmobiles were in great working condition. Granted, it was pretty daunting when...More

Thank mTan66
Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We have a lot of different trails to choose from on our snowmobile adventures. Trails are chosen based on rider ability. Everything is blanketed with snow and provides amazing scenery around every turn. Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Don’t know our guides name but he and the other 6 fishers were friendly and entertaining, sharing their stories while we passed the time. Fishing was fun but bummed that we couldn’t keep more than one fish each (caught 8!). Food cooked on the wood...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Utahroz
Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for fishing with Rod's Alaskan Guide Service. It doesn't matter how cold it is outside; ice fishing with Rod's is always warm in the heated fishing cabins. Customers consistently catch lots of fish with us because we only keep and cook 1 fish...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I just finished doing the snowmobile tour. The staff is incredibly friendly and helpful. The best part of all was the equipment they offer to their customers. Brand new snowmobiles (with heated grips!), Heated helmets, boots rated to -60, jackets, gloves, pants,...More

Thank nickkrillz
Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for snowmobiling / snow machining with Rod's Alaskan Guide Service. Thank you for the review

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Rod's because we wanted to snowmobile. Incredible staff, excellent equipment, pleasant variation in terrain traveled. We found this gem by accident since many locals didn't know it existed. Rods offers very up to date equipment and can outfit you with warm clothing if...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I offer 1 and 2 hour snowmobile adventures daily November through April. Also, day trips and overnight excursions are available. Give us a call for your next adventure. Thank your or the review.

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major_league
May 23, 2018|
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Response from Rodney P | Property representative |
Pike fishing in my area does not open until June 1st. Fishing for Rainbows, Arctic Grayling, & Landlocked Silver Salmon is open year round. The ice is now off the lakes and we can access all areas by float plane. I am... More
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K4587ASrogerb
June 20, 2017|
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Response from Rodney P | Property representative |
In the summer months I specialize in fly-in fishing trips for Northern Pike, Rainbow Trout and Silver Salmon.
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Meredith T
February 24, 2017|
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Response from Rodney P | Property representative |
I do not have a permit to operate in that area. Coke Wallace of Midnight Sun Safaris offers guided trips down the Stampede Trail to the "Into the Wild" bus. 907-683-4868
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