We specialize in small group sizes to show you Alaska at your own pace. Relax in the morning, there are no lines, only hot coffee waiting outside your door.
Go hiking when you want to, you will have a guide available any time, on your schedule. Our all-inclusive packages begin and end in Fairbanks so we take care of the details including fly-out fishing, hiking, flight-seeing and overnight trips to our private cabins inside Gates of the Arctic National Park.
The lodge is our home and remote Alaska is our way of life. We built it, we own it, we run it, since 1974, so it's personal and that's how we treat our clientele. We'll ask you to take your shoes off when you come inside and then we'll tell you how the lodge was built, by hand, one log at a time. The meals are hand-crafted too and you'll enjoy fresh king salmon, sourdough blueberry pancakes and other local delicacies served family-style at a common dining table.
We take our own pictures, and if you have any questions; we answer our own phone and emails too and can customize any tour to fit your needs.
We have welcomed guests from around the world for over 30 years.
All inclusive tours start at $1495.00 per person, per night. Included: Lodging, all meals, naturalist-guide with your group for the duration of your stay, and round-trip air transportation from Fairbanks to Iniakuk Lake Wilderness Lodge.
We specialize in intimate groups, individual attention, and warm hospitality.
You may choose to have Iniakuk Lake Wilderness Lodge all to yourself – guaranteed. The rates for this exclusive option are based on double-occupancy, four-person minimum. Contact us for a custom quotation.
Nearby attractions and activities:
- hiking for all fitness levels
- fishing and canoeing at Iniakuk Lake
- bird watching, wildlife viewing
- relaxing at Iniakuk Lake Wilderness Lodge
- catch and release fishing for Lake Trout, Pike and Grayling
- Alaska-style gourmet meals
- fly-out all-inclusive tours
- privately-owned Gates of the Arctic Wilderness Cabins.
Board a one-hour commercial flight from Fairbanks to Bettles where you will be met by a licensed, insured commercial air charter service for the 30 minute float plane flight to Iniakuk Lake.
Payment And Cancellation Policy. We require a deposit of 50% of the total tour cost to confirm all reservations. The deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable. The balance is due 90 days prior to the start of the trip and is non-refundable and non-transferable.
Reservations made within 90 days of arrival require payment in full which is non-refundable and non-transferable. We accept Visa/MasterCard, personal and Traveler’s checks for direct bookings until June 5. After June 5, the total tour cost must be made by wire transfer.
The remoteness of the area, prevailing weather conditions, and possible canceled flights may cause substitution of facilities and/or equipment and minor inconveniences, modification or cancellation of the tour. Iniakuk Lake Wilderness Lodge reserves the right to modify and/or cancel arrangements due to unfavorable weather conditions, and to substitute comparable facilities or equipment whenever possible. No refunds can be made for canceled arrangements due to adverse weather, canceled flights, or for substitution of facilities and/or equipment or minor inconveniences. Unforeseen circumstances may result in emergency cancellations. While we share your concern, our remote location makes filling last-minute cancellations impossible.
We strictly enforce our Payment and Cancellation Policy. Trip cancellation insurance is strongly recommended.
Our all-inclusive tours feature lodging, meals and naturalist-guide with your group for the duration of your stay. Activities include hiking for all fitness levels, fishing for Northern Pike, Lake Trout and Arctic Grayling, canoeing, bird watching, wildlife viewing, and relaxing around Iniakuk Lake Wilderness Lodge. Round-trip air transportation from Fairbanks to Iniakuk Lake Wilderness Lodge included. (Rates based on double occupancy, two-person minimum). The total tour cost required to confirm each reservation is non-refundable and non-transferable.
We recommend you choose a tour combining a stay at Iniakuk Lake Wilderness Lodge or our privately-owned wilderness cabins within the Gates of the Arctic National Park. Each all-inclusive tour includes a private floatplane and pilot to take you and your guide on a day trip into the surrounding countryside. Float a river, flight see or spend the day fishing, then return to Iniakuk Lake Wilderness Lodge in time for dinner. (Rates based on double occupancy, two-person minimum).
Iniakuk Lake Wilderness Lodge is the only luxury wilderness lodge offering privately-owned accommodations at our wilderness cabins within the Gates of the Arctic National Park. These vacation destinations are for adventurous, independent travelers who want to experience Alaska’s wilderness knowing a warm cabin and a hot meal are at the end of each day’s hiking. We provide a guide for every group at any fitness level and adjust all services to individual needs. (Rates based on double occupancy, two-person minimum).
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Accessible by float or ski plane only. All flights are weather dependent. Check-in time is 12:00 noon; check-out time is 11:00 am or earlier depending on flight scheduling. Guests with health or dietary restrictions are responsible for disclosing their condition on the guest application form. Remote facilities are not suitable for children under seven. We respectfully request our guests smoke only in designated areas at each facility. Spin fishing gear is provided. We provide basic fly fishing equipment. We neither own nor operate any aircraft and are not responsible or liable for failure of any operator and/or equipment to perform and/or any injury, damage or loss regardless of reason. Our summer season begins June 20 and ends Sept. 1. Our winter season begins March 20 and ends April 10. Bring soft luggage; do not bring suitcases. No pets please.
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An exclusive luxury wilderness lodge catering to a clientele seeking elegance and independence in Alaska's Far North. The total wilderness experience consists of unparalleled comfort 60 miles north of the Arctic Circle, privately-chartered fly-out Whirlwind Adventure combination tours, wildlife viewing, fishing,...