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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Shan and Eric have built a paradise in the wilderness. They employ expert guides who know all the best spots to limit out every day on Salmon, Rainbow Trout and much more. Amazing freshly prepared meals both in the lodge and kept in coolers while...More

Thank Alex F
Response from Shan J, Owner at Northwoods LodgeResponded August 27, 2018

Alex, thank you for the awesome review, it is very much appreciated. We loved having your family and it was great getting to know all of you. Your kids were great and we loved teaching them how to fly fish and seeing young people so...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

4 perfect days in a beautiful lodge. Off the beaten path but not roughing it. Fantastic meals, staff goes out of their way to make sure your needs are taken care of. Fishing was out of this world. Coho Salmon and rainbow trout, what more...More

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Response from Shan J, Owner at Northwoods LodgeResponded August 27, 2018

John, thank you for your awesome review. We really appreciate the compliment. We try our best to give everyone personal service and a great trip.

Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Squeezed in a one-day trip during a business trip to Anchorage. We were "between salmon runs" but still caught a ton of trout and several kings on fly rods. Eric and Shan run a fine lodge. Very hospitable and, at the same time, professional. Took...More

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Response from Shan J, Owner at Northwoods LodgeResponded July 25, 2018

Thank you so much for the fantastic review. It would be awesome to have you come back for a longer stay.mi

Reviewed June 25, 2018

This was a grandfather/grandson fishing trip. Our cabin overlooked the lake and fish lakes creek and was very comfortable for a wilderness lodge. Fishing was great and the meals were served family style. Lunches for our fishing trips were larger than we could handle so...More

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Response from Shan J, Owner at Northwoods LodgeResponded August 20, 2018

Norman, thank you for your awesome review. We are so glad you had a good trip with us. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed September 26, 2017

My wife and I spent 5 great days at the lodge in early August. The silver salmon fishing was great. Mike, our guide was fantastic. He got us to the best spots and on the fish. The accommodations were comfortable, the food good, and everyone...More

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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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"This is a wilderness lodge in Alaska. Expect to see wildlife and summer days are long."
Jun 25, 2018
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"Any of them"
Jan 3, 2014
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"Both standard and deluxe cabins are very nice, and sharing bathroom facilities when in the standard cabins..."
Aug 2, 2012
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"Standard cabins are fine if you do not mind traveling to/sharing bathroom and shower facilities with one..."
Sep 3, 2011
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