Vernonia, Oregon (PressExposure) May 22, 2009 -- Located in the Southwestern portion of Alaska, within the Iliamna Lake Region sits Alaska Rainbow River Lodge. This setting is surrounded by beautiful landscape and boasts some incredible fishing. If you are looking for fly-in fishing, this Alaska fishing lodge has much to offer and is just a short flight from Anchorage.
There are three float planes at this lodge that will take you to some wonderful fishing areas around the Iliamna Lake and Iliamna watersheds, with a great variety of fish to be caught. Five types of salmon, rainbow trout, and char are found in the surrounding waters, as well as an abundance of other species of fish. In fact this lodge boasts more streams from its location than any other lodge in the region.
To insure you have a great Alaska fishing vacation, the folks at Alaska Rainbow River Lodge make sure you are hooked up with a guide who is familiar with the waters you will be fishing. Also the guides you will be fishing with are not overly distracted with to many fishermen to help. Each fly fishing guide insures that you have proper hands on experience, by following a two-to-one ratio.
Another special part of your stay at this Alaska fishing lodge comes from your river guide who will prepare you a "shore lunch". This is a special treat that consists of grilled or sauteed catch from the morning. Other lunches are available and of course wine, beer or other beverages too.
If you would like to take a boat out fishing, this Alaska fishing lodge has good number of boats available for you to fish on different streams. That is a lot of great fishing variety for you to choose from each and every day of your Alaska fishing vacation.
When your fishing day is done, you will find the accommodations at Alaska Rainbow River Lodge to be first class. Your carpeted room is soundproof and features a large private bath, queen size bed and also a twin size extra long bed too. This is not a rustic, outdoor fishing experience so you will find the comforts of home in heat and electricity.
The dining at this Alaska fishing lodge is scrumptious and is prepared by their blue ribbon chef. There is also a lounge that overlooks the river and is a perfect setting for relaxing and swapping fishing stories with other guests.
This is a truly wonderful place to stay and enjoy the best of what Alaska has to offer. When you plan your next Alaska fishing vacation, Alaska Rainbow River Lodge should be one of the Alaska fishing lodges you consider.