Let’s Get Lost

Alex Oberholtzer is the head pilot and guide at Crystal Creek Lodge. He’s the guy who works with you to craft your fishing & adventure vacation. He’s been guiding the rivers and streams of Alaska for 25 years, 20 of them with Crystal Creek Lodge. Alex works hard. When he gets a rare afternoon off … Continued

Break Free

When Crystal Creek Lodge began in 1988, we embraced “Catch-and-Release” as a policy for native fish (rainbow trout, the char species, and grayling) when it was a relatively new idea. Despite initial resistance, it has proven over time to be an exceptional and successful conservation practice to promote fish survival and healthy fisheries. We invite … Continued

A Walk in the Park

The world of Alaska is yours to discover, experience and cherish. The staff of Crystal Creek Lodge takes pride in opening up that world to you through hospitality, adventure and interaction with nature. Let’s take a minute to walk together in Katmai National Park to see many of its natural wonders.