Remote Camps: Imagine casting dry flies to rising grayling and into the shimmer of the midnight sunset. Imagine a peaceful morning of sipping coffee in a remote setting of wild Alaska and then hooking into majestic king salmon, full of rod-bending power. Ahh, the stories you’ll have to tell when you return home. Crystal Creek Lodge offers two exclusive remote camps; options for your next Alaskan adventure. Set between snow peaked mountains, boreal forests, vast tundra and the sea, our remote bush camps offer unique opportunities to experience intimate fishing in the untouched wilderness of Alaska. So, if you love the outdoors and the feeling of being closer to nature, then let us know how we can fit a remote camp into your schedule.

Ugashik Camp Cabin

Guests may choose to experience one of two remote camp destinations during their visit. NOTE: visits to these camps are by advance guest request only and should be considered only by those who desire a hardy wilderness experience and can bear leaving the luxury of the lodge for a night.  All camps have BASIC comforts. Camps are limited to four persons per destination per night and by first request basis:



Nushagak River Tent Camp 
June 15-July 15

Fish for king salmon on the Mighty Nushagak River, home of the largest run of kings in the world.  This camp features:

  • Immediate beach or boat river fishing for salmon
  • The greatest wild king salmon run in the world
  • Wood floored, all weather tents for day use only
  • Screened outdoor privy
  • see Nushagak River Tent Camp Photo Gallery

Ugashik Narrows Cabin
June 10-October 10

Fish for dolly varden, Arctic char, lake trout and grayling at the Ugashik Narrows, home of the Alaska State record grayling.  Salmon are available during some weeks.  This camp features:

  • Immediate walk and wade stream fishing
  • Incredible scenery
  • Insulated and heated cabin
  • Bunks and sleeping bags
  • Food and beverages prepared by chefs at the lodge and served by guide at camp
  • No shower
  • Screened outdoor privy
  • see Ugashik Narrows Cabin Photo Gallery

Most guests book a trip at Crystal Creek Lodge because, among many reasons, they appreciate the exceptional accommodations provided there.  Our remote camps give guests the opportunity to experience wilderness beauty and quiet with ease and while having basic comforts.