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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed September 18, 2016

My wife and I recently enjoyed our second trip. This is just and outstanding experience. The owner led staff and guides are the absolute best. Accommodations, food , fishing and site seeing are all the best. We have already reserved a trip for August of 2019.

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Spokane, WA
Reviewed September 4, 2016

I recently returned from a wonderful, amazing trip on the Kanektok River. This is one of the river float trips offered through Baranof Wilderness Lodge. The Kanektok is on the Southwest Alaska Peninsula and flows into Kuskokwim Bay. It is north of the Aleutian chain if you look at the map of Alaska. It was arguably the best fishing trip...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed September 23, 2015

I have been fishing my entire life, and I had been waiting 15 years to take this trip to Baranof after my dad had gone multiple times, and words cannot begin to explain the magic that is Baranof Wilderness Lodge. The entire crew are wonderful. Their hospitality is unmatched. The cabins are cozy and luxurious. Fresh coffee is brought to...

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Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

The staff made it really fun and accommodating to all the guests. Sally and Mike (the owners) are entertaining as well as informational. Mike gave us an impromptu after-dinner lecture about tides. The fishing and the activities were fun, but the best were the whales that were so close, almost next to the boats. Thanks for a great trip.

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Fairhope, Alabama
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Mike and Sally Trotter offer the most amazing Alaskan experience. From comfortable cabins near a salmon stream to Ocean fishing, whale watching, hot springs, bear watching and river fly fishing to outstanding meals and Mike's one and only passion for his clients and the outdoors. I have been on a few trips to Alaska and BC but none like this....

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Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

Your Hosts Mike and Sally will be waiting on the dock for you to arrive on your chartered float plane arriving from Sitka. But, they won't be alone. Accompanying them will be their entire staff, from deckhand and housekeeping through Captain and Chef. They easily outnumber the guests 2 to 1. They will out guess your needs for the next...

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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed June 1, 2015

The staff is amazing, kind, and patient! Our first day a humpback whale came and played at the docks. It was breathtaking to be so close to such a powerful animal. The clean air helped rejuvenate me. Our cabin was so comfortable and we could watch the whale from the bed! We had successful fishing, and saw tons of wildlife....

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Longmont, Colorado
Reviewed September 28, 2014

What a wonderful, magical experience getaway destination! (And not just for the ultimate Alaskan fishing vacation.) Full-service staff and accommodations - they'll think of everything you might need even if you don't - and second-to-none hospitality. You're one of the family at Baranof! Excellent food, great company, world-class staff and no end to the offering of daily activities: Whale and...

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Plano, Texas
Reviewed August 2, 2014

If you wish to experience the Alaska wilderness in a more than comfortable environment, this is the place. It was hard to believe that our private well-appointed cabin was surrounded by miles of wilderness that provided new adventures each day: whales breaching, bears feeding, eagles fishing...just to name a few. Everything about the experience is wonderful but their greatest asset...

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Salem, Oregon
Reviewed July 23, 2014

More than memorable; it's magical! A dedicated staff of trained professionals creates a larger-than- life adventure in good living. The staff is always on the alert for problems to solve, but more importantly, for service opportunities. A national-class setting; comfortable, artfully accessorized cabins; restaurant-quality food and beverage; and fabulous fishing. Sea lions and whales and bears, oh my! Looking forward...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are an all inclusive Wilderness lodge nested 20 air miles remote of Sitka Alaska accessible only by boat or float plane. Uniquely situated in a rugged realm of cascading waterfalls, sparkling alpine lakes, snow capped peaks and lush ancient forest. Come explore, adventure or fish our countless protected bays, inlets, and streams teeming with both fresh and saltwater fish and wildlife. Here you will find superior accommodations of our comfortable & spacious guest cabins and Main Lodge. Elegantly furnished pine-paneled cabins feature hot showers, baseboard heaters, private bathroom, and 24 hour electricity from our own hydropower plant. From the peaceful comfort of your cabin you will enjoy panoramic views of the bay and its marine life in the shadow of majestic mountains. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baranof Wilderness Lodge

Address: P.O. Box 2187, Sitka, AK 99835-2187
Location: United States > Alaska > Sitka
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Baranof Wilderness Lodge Sitka, Alaska
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“I stayed at the Point Cabin, which is on the other side of the lodge as the other cabins. I understand that this is the honeymoon cabin.”
 of 5 bubbles christia2013, Sep 23, 2015 | Read review
“All of the cabins are charming! I've stayed in three different ones so far and have loved them all!”
 of 5 bubbles laurasQ2813BN, Sep 28, 2014 | Read review
“The cabins are equally comfortable and charming.”
 of 5 bubbles sheldons124, Jul 23, 2014 | Read review
“all rooms were excellent”
 of 5 bubbles K7550VZrobertg, Jul 15, 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms are close to lodge for easy access.”
 of 5 bubbles mcsenjoying, Feb 28, 2013 | Read review
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