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The Crystal Creek Lodge Blog is a place of possibilities, where to learn deeper insight into how to explore the tens of millions of acres of wild Alaska surrounding us.  Whether you’re after fishing, wildlife, the perspective of history or simply feeling the awe of being in wide-open spaces, it’s all here. Enjoy the journey. 

A List of 30 Guided Fishing and Adventure Possibilities

A List of 30 Guided Fishing and Adventure Possibilities

30 Things to do in Alaska with Crystal Creek Lodge Explore our list of 30 Things to do in Alaska with Crystal Creek Lodge. Out of hundreds of locations we have as fly fishing, sport fishing, and adventure destinations, we hand-picked a list for you to check out. Any way you shape it, there are…

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In Pursuit of Alaska Adventure

A List of 30 Guided Fishing and Adventure Possibilities

New Adventures Await You On a human level, adventure creates the space to breathe deep, for the blood flowing through your veins to pump faster, and for the feelings of excitement and anticipation to flourish. It’s where the ordinary becomes extraordinary, and every moment is a chance to discover something new. The pursuit of adventure…

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Top 5 Things to See in Becharof National Wildlife Refuge

A List of 30 Guided Fishing and Adventure Possibilities

Becharof National Wildlife Refuge embraces the largest lake in the National Wildlife Refuge System. Becharof Lake nurtures one of Bristol Bay’s largest sockeye salmon runs, part of the foundation for the regional economy. The Refuge, protecting 1,157,000 acres, also includes an active volcano, unusual geological features, historically significant landmarks, and a federally designated Wilderness. 1….

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Brooks Falls Bear Viewing with Crystal Creek Lodge

A List of 30 Guided Fishing and Adventure Possibilities

One Minute Alaska Vacation Brooks Falls is a waterfall located in Katmai National Park and Preserve near King Salmon, Alaska. It is the famous and iconic place to watch brown bears catching & feasting on salmon. Brooks Falls is about 20 miles, a short aircraft flight, from Crystal Creek Lodge. A trip to Brooks for…

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See America’s Least Visited National Park Site | Aniakchak

A List of 30 Guided Fishing and Adventure Possibilities

Aniakchak National Monument sees under 300 tourists every year. Each year, Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve consistently ranks as the least visited of all National Park Service lands. Located halfway down the remote and rugged Alaska Peninsula, it is a truly primitive area. The volcanic geology and natural history of Aniakchak tell a tale of…

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A Walrus Herd Relocates to the Nearby Coast

A List of 30 Guided Fishing and Adventure Possibilities

A herd of Pacific Walrus has relocated themselves to the nearby Bristol Bay coast at Cape Grieg, about 60 miles south of Crystal Creek Lodge.  We went for a quick scouting trip yesterday and saw 1500-2000 animals either beached or in the water.  Shown is the herd after a rain squall came through and the…

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Aniakchak National Monument in Fall

A List of 30 Guided Fishing and Adventure Possibilities

The weather has been spectacular during the final week of our season. Realizing we had a rare opportunity at hand, we invited several guests to visit Aniakchak National Monument to witness the fall colors and light. A truly inspirational day. Check out our Fishing page and our Adventure page to learn more about opportunities to…

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