Trip to Alaska Travel Details

While planning your trip to our Alaska fishing lodge, the logistics can be difficult to manage. We are hoping to simplify the process by knowing your flight itinerary and other details for your trip. Visit our FAQ page for more details and fishing information.

The first leg of the trip to Alaska will be the travel from your hometown to Anchorage, Alaska. Your final leg is from Anchorage to Dillingham, Alaska, 350 miles southwest of Anchorage, which is served by Ravn Alaska or Alaska Airlines.

We strongly recommend that you make your flight reservations as soon as possible.

Ravn Alaska toll free number is 907-248-4422 and their website is

Alaska Airline’s toll free number is 1-800-252-7522 (1-800-ALASKAAIR) and their website is

Important Travel Details:

Please schedule to arrive in Dillingham, AK on Sunday after 2:00 pm and depart Dillingham, AK on Saturdays after 12:00 pm. We follow the current Alaska Airlines jet schedule for pick up and drop off times.  Please call for assistance if you cannot meet this schedule.

For 2019, Alaska Air Flight 166 arrived into DLG on Sundays at 3:15 PM and Alaska Air Flight 169, departed DLG on Saturdays at 4:05 PM. Times are subject to change

Upon your arrival you will be met at the Dillingham airport by one of our staff; After retrieving your luggage, you will be transported by our van then by covered jet boat 35 miles northwest to Alaska’s Bearclaw Lodge. The trip from the airport to the lodge takes about 60 minutes.

Due to our remote location, we have scheduled pickup and drop off times at the Dillingham airport. There will be an additional charge of $100 per group for early arrivals or late departures from the lodge unless you have added additional Bristol Bay fishing time or made prior arrangements with us. If there are any questions, please contact us at your earliest convenience before booking your flights. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

Lodging in Anchorage

Some guests coming from the lower 48 may not be able to make the trip to Dillingham in one day. While there are many choices, here are a few recommendations for hotels in the Anchorage area.



THE LAKEFRONT ANCHORAGE- A Millennium Hotel – (866) 238-4218
On Lake Spenard close to the airport.  Free airport transportation.  A premium quality property.  Restaurant, lakeside lounge.

Hotel Captain Cook – 907-276-6000
Downtown, close to shopping, theater, museum.  Indoor pool and athletic club.  A premium quality property.  Three restaurants, nightclub, dancing.

Marriott Courtyard – 1-800-321-2211
Close to the airport.  Free airport transportation.  Indoor pool, rooms with whirlpools, restaurant open for breakfast and dinner.  A nice moderate property.

If you need assistance with your travel arrangements or have questions about extending your visit to other parts of Alaska, please call us at 1-907-843-1605.  We will be happy to advise you.

Rob and Lisa Fuentes

Please complete this form as soon as possible when planning your trip to Alaska to avoid confusion regarding flight plans and proper waders and boots can be available upon your arrival. Thank you!

TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS FOR (list names who have the same travel arrangements):

We will depart ANCHORAGE (ANC)

We will depart DILLINGHAM (DLG)

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