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Supplier: M20862

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Base of operations: USA
Our company offers a week (7 days - 6 nights) of Salmon, Halibut and Trout fishing in South East Alaska's Tongass National Forest (16.7 million acres). The fisherman can enjoy spin casting, trolling, bottom fishing as well as fly fishing. M20862 is located on Kupreanof Island, twelve miles south of the city of Petersburg on the Wrangell Narrows. Transportation to Petersburg is by Alaska Air Lines jet service. We provide all the transportation to the lodge from Petersbur Airport. Arrival is on a Saturday morning and you will depart on the following Friday morning. Wrangell Narrows is a narrow, salt water channel in Alaska's Inside Passage.

The lodge has seven cabins with bathrooms and the lodge's second floor has three guest rooms. The lodge provides you with a hot breakfast and an evening dinner each day. Guests are allowed to make their own sandwiches for lunch from a selection of meats and spreads that are available each day. There is also a pot of soup, chili or chowder available for lunch and prior to dinner.

There are five species of Pacific Salmon which run during the summer months. Halibut, rock fish and Dungeness Crab are available throughout the entire fishing season. All fishing is done in 20 to 90 feet of water. The area offer views of whales, eagles, bear and deer, sea lions and seals as well as scenic views of snow covered mountains and glaciers.

Our goal is to provide the fisherman with a variety of fish, comfortable quater and good food at an affordable price. We want all our guests to have a fantastic Alaskan Experience.
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Our goal is to provide the fisherman with a variety of fish, comfortable quater and good food at an affordable price. We want all our guests to have a fantastic Alaskan Experience.

1. How long has the business been operating and how did it start?

M20862 was founded in 1990 by Frank Stelmach and his son Kevin. We both have been avid hunters and fishermen and after six consecutive summers of fishing in Alaska decided to open a self guided fishing lodge providing the necessities for the average fisherman to enable them to enjoy the Alaskan Experiences that we had enjoyed. We are located in the Alaska Tongass National Park (16.7 million acres) in the Inside Passage on Wrangell Narrow just south of Petersburg. The protection of the islands allow our clients calmer sea for salt water fishing and several rivers for fresh water fishing. Halibut is done in shallow water, (20-90 feet) and there are five different runs of Pacific Salmon during the summer months. King, Sockeye, Chum, Pink and Coho Salmon, Dungeness Carab, Halibut, Cod. Flounder, Yellow Eye and other rock fish are available to those searching for a fishing adventure.

2. What is your company's mission?

Our mission is to provide the average fisherman an opportunity to fish Alaska at a price that they could afford.

3. What does your company specialize in?

M20862 offers a seven day, six night sport-fishing package for all five species of Pacific Salmon, King Salmon in May, June and July, Sockeye Salmon in late June and July, Chum Salmon in mid July to late August, Pink Salmon in late July to mid September, Coho Salmon from late July to late September. Trout, Dolly Varden, Cutthroat and some Rainbows in Juloy thru September. Halibut, Dungeness Crab, Yelloweye and Rock fish throughout the summer. Some Stary Flounder, Arrowtooth Flounder, Pacific and Grey Cod and a variety of other species are also available.

4. Who is the founder or owner of the company and briefly describe his/her past activities?

The founders of Island Point Lodge are myself, Frank Stelmach and my son Kevin Stelmach. Both of us are very active in fishing and hunting. Kevin has been living in Alaska since 1988 and I was a General Contractor in New England.

5. What is your most popular travel package and why?

In order to keep cost affordable we provide a self guided angler with lodging, meals, boat, fuel, rod and reels, bait, fileting of all their fish, freezer storage, an orientation on the day they arrive discussing the things we provide, maps, and a general view of the area and what and how and where to fish.

6. What is the best compliment you received from a client?

Many of our guest, some of whom have been with us for fifteen years or more, like to fish on their own with minimum guidance. That is why they return year after year. Unlimited time on the water, a variety of fish and good food.

Vacation Packages offered by supplier M20862
Kupreanof Island Fishing Lodge, Alaska 10% off.
If you're passionate about fishing, prepare for an unforgettable vacation at our lodge on Kupreanof island, Alaska fit to accommodate a decent party with all due amenities, fishing gear, and more.

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USD 300 / Per day
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