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Packages and Prices: Please review our different packages and the prices associated. If you have questions, please email info@crystalcreeklodge.com or call (907) 357-3153. A detailed pre-trip information document regarding travel and packing is provided for all guests upon making a reservation and beforehand upon request. Our guest pre-trip coordinator will lead you through the planning process to make it pleasant and seamless.

Please view our About page and the Sample Trip Info to get a better understanding of a weekly schedule. If you’re curious about what we offer for excursions, then please scan through our 30 Things to Do in Alaska with Crystal Creek Lodge. The prices shown reflect a 3% discount for payment by check.

6 Full Days and 7 Nights Package 

Six days of guided activities. Choose from fishing, wildlife viewing, adventure activities and guided duck hunting (September & October), and day trips to our remote camps (when in season).

6 days of guided activities, 7 nights of accommodations
$16,400 per person

Arrive in the PM on Sunday of arrival, enjoy fully guided activities Monday through Saturday, and depart AM the following Sunday.

Scroll down for details (Additional Options) to add a full day of fishing on the day of arrival.

Specific dates and arrival/departure times apply. Please see the Calendar of Dates section on this page for further details

4 Full Days and 4 Nights Package

Four days of guided activities. Choose from fishing, wildlife viewing, adventure activities, guided duck hunting (September & October), and day trips to our remote camps (when in season).

4 days of guided activities, 4 nights of accommodations
$12,600 per person

Guests visiting on a four-day package will arrive early the morning of their arrival and be taken fishing on the Naknek River as soon as possible after check-in as part of their package. We work hard to make sure your Alaska Fishing Trip is the best it could be.

Specific dates and arrival/departure times apply. Please see the Calendar of Dates section on this page for further details

Reserve the Entire Lodge for a Private Group
Reserve the lodge for a family or friends gathering or for a corporate retreat. Please call for details.

Additional Options

Naknek River fishing day Sunday of arrival (6 day/7 night trip only):  Arrive early Sunday and add an extra day of fishing to your trip
$1000 per person

Alaska Peninsula National Wildlife Refuge Walrus Viewing or Lake Clark National Park Twin Lakes Tour
$700 per person minimum 2 and up to 6 persons

Booking Details

Included:

Advertised days guided fishing, adventure, or hunting activities. Advertised nights double-occupancy accommodations. Three meals per day. Beer, wine & spirits (super-premium labels excepted). Use of chest waders, fly rods & reels, King Salmon rods & reels, spinning rods & reels, and all flies, lures, and tackle. Fishing and hunting licenses. Quality double-guns and ammunition. Preparation of all harvested fish & game and an airline-approved non-insulated shipping container. Daily housekeeping and midweek laundry services. Transfers between the King Salmon Airport and the Lodge. All local taxes. All privileges are advertised within the Crystal Creek Lodge brochure or website.

Not Included:

Airfare between your home and King Salmon, staff gratuities, and massage therapy services.

Reservation, Deposit, and Payment Policies:

Space is available on a first-deposit, first-reserved basis. We recommend making reservations more than one year in advance. Before October 1, a $500.00 per person deposit is required to secure space. The balance of the 50% deposit is due by October 1. After October 1, a 50% deposit per person is required to confirm a reservation. The balance of payment is due 90 days before the reservation date.

Prices posted reflect current-year pricing. Due to the extremely high costs of operating a business of this caliber in remote Alaska and long-term unforeseeable increases in overhead and operating expenses, Crystal Creek Lodge reserves the right to increase prices in order to operate at a reasonable profit. Prices for the following year will be posted on October 1.  Those with deposited reservations may cancel with notice by October 31 and receive a full refund if they deem the price increase to be unacceptable.

Cancellations: $500.00 of the deposit is non-refundable after October 1 of the year preceding the trip dates. A deposit may be transferred to another person who is not booked at the lodge for the current season. If it is necessary to cancel a reservation, written notice must be received at the Crystal Creek Lodge office by January 1st of the current season year to receive a refund of deposits less the $500.00 per person non-refundable fee. All cancellations after January 1st will result in the forfeiture of the full deposit and/or trip payment unless a substitute is provided.  There will be no exceptions.

2024 Calendar Dates for 7-night / 6-day Package (Sunday-to-Sunday)

June 9 – 16
June 16 – 23
June 23 – 30
June 30 – July 7
July 7 – 14
July 14 – 21
July 21 – 28
July 28 – August 4
August 4 – 11
August 11 – 18
August 18 – 25
August 25 – September 1
September 1 – 8
September 8 – 15
September 15 – 22
September 22 – 29
September 29 – October 6

2025 Season Reservation Dates for 7 night / 6 day Package (Sunday-to-Sunday)

June 7 – 14
June 14 – 21
June 21 – 28
June 28 – July 5
July 5 – 12
July 12 – 19
July 19 – 26
July 26 – August 2
August 2 – 9
August 9 – 16
August 16 – 23
August 23 – 30
August 30 – September 6
September 6 – 13
September 13 – 20
September 20 – 27
September 27 – October 4

4 Day /4 Night Packages – Call for availability for dates between June 7 and October 4

Please review our different packages and the prices associated. If you have questions, please email info@crystalcreeklodge.com or call (907) 357-3153.

Crystal Creek Lodge is located on the Naknek River 5 miles East of King Salmon and 285 miles southwest of Anchorage, Alaska.

The Lodge is on the western edge of Katmai National Park, which is famous for freshwater fishing, wildlife, and incredible scenery. The Naknek River is famed as one of Alaska’s finest trophy Rainbow Trout rivers.

More Info on Location and Travel 🎥

When traveling to Crystal Creek Lodge, you must secure commercial Airfare from your home to King Salmon, Alaska (AKN). The details of booking flights in and out of King Salmon will be provided when you make a reservation. There are no roads or ferries to King Salmon.

Some guests, mainly those living in the western United States, may be able to travel from their city of origin to King Salmon in one day. However, most of our guests need an overnight Saturday stay in Anchorage. When you make a reservation, a list of suggested hotels and restaurants will be provided.

King Salmon Airport is a former U.S. Air Force Base with an 8500 ft. paved runway and a small terminal to serve the local community of 443 residents. King Salmon is served by Alaska Airlines. There is ample parking for private aircraft.

We will meet you at the King Salmon Airport and provide transportation to the Lodge in our passenger van. The drive from the airport to the lodge takes approximately 20 minutes.

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BENEFITS

Unreal!!!

My daughter and I have been coming to Crystal Creek for years. This year we had 10 people in our group. Every single person raved about the trip being one of the best weeks of their lives! The fishing is incredible, with big rainbows, beautiful dolly vardon, grayling, and salmon. The lodge is beautiful, with big comfortable rooms, wonderful housekeeping, a terrific tavern area, lockers for each guest, and lovely common areas. The food is delicious. The fishing equipment is as good as it gets, so there is no need to bring your own. The 4 Beaver airplanes are in pristine condition and flown by very experienced pilots. However, what makes CCL so extraordinary is the people. The owners, guides, chefs, kitchen staff, and support staff are committed to making sure that each guest has the trip of a lifetime, and they deliver every single time! They are friendly, encouraging, hardworking, and fun to be around. I cannot imagine another place with a better team, better accommodations, or better fishing. I would never consider going anywhere else in Alaska!

TeamArch

Crystal Creek Lodge guest

Crystal Creek Lodge, nestled on the banks of the Naknek River, near King Salmon, Alaska is a renowned Luxury Alaska Fishing and Adventure Lodge with over 400 5-star reviews. Since 1988, we’ve been delivering thousands of exciting and memorable flyout excursions.

Check out our Fishing page and our Adventure page to learn more about opportunities to enjoy the Alaska fishing season. Discover the wonders of Crystal Creek Lodge through our Instagram page, where you can immerse yourself in stunning visuals and learn more about our exciting adventures in the Alaskan wilderness!

Disclosure and Responsibility Statement and RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND WAIVER OF RIGHT TO SUE

Disclosure and Responsibility Statement.

A form with this language as the substance will be tendered to all guests at the time of reservation request. All guests are expected to read and sign this form before activities at Crystal Creek Lodge begin. Please read this before you make a reservation. If you do not understand the language or concepts outlined, please ask for clarification:

RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND WAIVER OF RIGHT TO SUE

Crystal Creek Lodge is owned by Crystal Creek Lodge LLC, an Alaskan limited liability corporation. In consideration of being allowed to use the facilities and services offered at Crystal Creek Lodge (including but not limited to the lodge, its rooms, grounds and docks, boats, vehicles, and airplanes), all of which these named OPTIONAL activities include inherent risks due to weather, wild animals, falling ice and snow, cold water, inaccessible and remote locations, fatigue, chill and/or dizziness, frost-bite and other adverse factors some which are unknown, I have been given ample opportunity to read both the front and back of this agreement, understand and accept the terms and conditions stated in this agreement, and on such basis,  I agree both for myself my heirs, my executors, administrators or anyone else who might make a claim on my behalf and I also agree in behalf of any other person (e.g., my minor child(ren) for whom I am legally responsible that I will not, either for or in my behalf and for others such as my minor child(ren) bring any lawsuit, or make any claim, against Crystal Creek Lodge LLC (or its members, owners, employees, agents, or anyone else acting on its behalf) and will waive and release any and all claims of liability for death, personal injury, or property damage of any kind or nature whatsoever arising out of, or occurring during, my stay at Crystal Creek Lodge, my flights to or from Crystal Creek Lodge, or my use of any guiding services or participation in any wildlife viewing, hunting, fishing, hiking, rafting, flight-seeing, vintage aircraft rides, kayaking or other recreational opportunities offered by or through Crystal Creek Lodge LLC d/b/a Crystal Creek Lodge. I understand that all of these activities whether named or not, are OPTIONAL activities and do not constitute an essential service and I am free not to participate in any and/or all of these activities but, if I elect to do so, either for myself or in behalf of minor children, I do so at my own/their risk.
This waiver and release extends to all claims of every kind or nature whatsoever, including claims for serious injury, illness or death, foreseen or unforeseen, known or unknown, and includes but is not limited to waiver of claims for Crystal Creek Lodge LLC’s own negligence or intentional acts, mistakes, or misconduct of any kind, as well as the negligent or intentional acts, mistakes or misconduct of any kind of the part of Crystal Creek Lodge LLC’s members, owners, employees, agents or anyone else acting on its behalf, to the fullest extent permitted by law of the State of Alaska.
ARBITRATION: I also agree in my behalf and in behalf of any minor children in my party, that in the event of a dispute, I will first mediate the dispute, in good faith, and should we not be able to resolve the dispute, I agree to arbitrate any and all claims, whether in tort, contract or equity utilizing the procedures set forth in the Alaska Arbitration Act, as from time to time amended, AS 43.10 et.seq., with venue for all proceedings, including arbitration, to occur within the Third Judicial District, at Anchorage, State of Alaska.
PHOTOGRAPHS AND ELECTRONIC IMAGES. I also acknowledge and grant permission to Crystal Creek Lodge LLC d/b/a Crystal Creek Lodge to use photographs and other electronic images of me and members of my party, captured during my stay at Crystal Creek Lodge for use in its advertising campaigns including its “One Minute Vacation” series.
DELAYS OR CHANGES: Crystal Creek Lodge LLC d/b/a Crystal Creek Lodge will not be responsible or liable for any expenses or delays incurred as a result of weather, routing delays or other conditions. All rates are subject to change without notice, but will not change once a reservation is confirmed. Crystal Creek Lodge LLC reserves the right to deny a reservation request for any reason. Crystal Creek Lodge LLC also reserves the right to cancel a trip any time during its delivery without recourse or redress if a guest behaves in a manner deemed to be law-breaking and/or dangerous, lewd, belligerent, or disruptive to other persons.
YOUR ITINERARY AND WEATHER: Flight schedules in and out of Crystal Creek Lodge are subject to change due to weather and other considerations. An average of 4 entire days out of 115 per season are no-fly days due to extreme inclement weather. It is reasonable to expect that inclement weather could affect and influence operations at least a portion of one day per week. Your trip may be changed due to weather, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, mechanical issues, or a variety of other issues. In the event of a deviation, modification or cancellation of the proposed trip, we will make every reasonable effort to make suitable alternative arrangements. We reserve the right, however, to alter or cancel all or part of your scheduled trip in our sole discretion. No refunds or adjustments will be made on account of changes to a trip or your itinerary [1]due to weather or any other conditions.
I have read the above Release of Liability Waiver of Right to Sue; and Authorization To Use Electronic Images I understand its content, and I agree to its terms
This Release of Liability ;Waiver of Right to Sue, and Authorization To Use Electronic Images will be provided for each guest, including guests who are minors, and must be read, understood, signed and returned to Crystal Creek Lodge LLC before commencement of activities can begin at Crystal Creek Lodge. We recommend that you do so immediately upon receiving your initial invoice then return it with your deposit. If Crystal Creek Lodge LLC does not receive a signed copy of this form by the time of your arrival for services; a copy of this form will be immediately presented for signature and date. If a guest refuses to read, sign and date this form, Crystal Creek Lodge LLC reserves the right to refuse to provide services and will cancel the trip without recourse or redress.
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