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29 06, 2021

Angoon Adventures: Alaska Trout Fishing on Admiralty Island

2021-07-09T21:05:25+00:00Admiralty Island Alaska, Alaska Fishing Lodge, Alaska Fishing Packages, Alaska Trout Fishing|

Summer is arguably the best time for Alaska trout fishing. The days are longer, the weather is more predictable, and most importantly, the fish don’t seem to let up. Although we have an abundance of Pacific salmon, rockfish, and halibut near Favorite Bay Lodge, there’s nothing quite like trekking the freshwater rivers searching for Dolly Vardens, cutthroat, and steelhead. Our slice of angling paradise has a relatively high concentration of trout, and so many guests place them at the forefront of their retreat. As such, we’d like to help you prepare for the trout fishing adventure of a lifetime on [...]

16 04, 2021

Maximizing Your Journey | How to Cook Halibut

2021-05-04T13:47:41+00:00Admiralty Island Alaska, Alaska Fishing Lodge, Alaska Fishing Packages, Alaska Fishing Vacation, Halibut Recipes|

Part of what makes Favorite Bay Lodge the preferred angling destination for adventurous outdoor enthusiasts is the savory, sweet, and delicious offerings provided by world-class culinary masters. Furthermore, our all-inclusive rates include up to 100 lbs of processed fish, packaging, and freight back to Juneau. That means you can recreate the delectable gourmet cuisine even after you’ve returned from your trip. One of the most versatile specimens that we target in Angoon is the mighty halibut. Easy to cook in a variety of preparations, halibut meat flats are large and firm, but using the correct methods will result in a [...]

15 03, 2021

Planning an Alaska Family Vacation at Favorite Bay Lodge

2021-03-30T16:49:34+00:00Admiralty Island Alaska, Alaska Fishing Lodge, Alaska Fishing Packages, Alaska Fishing Vacation, Angoon Alaska, Things to Do, Travel Tips|

Whether you and your family will be making your way to the “Last Frontier” for the first time or visit every year, one thing is certain—a trip to Favorite Bay Lodge will be an unforgettable voyage. Part of what makes an Alaskan vacation so unique is that there are many things to discover that you won’t find anywhere else. Whether it’s watching majestic fauna, exploring the world’s largest temperate rainforest, or having a world-class fishing experience, our slice of Admiralty Island offers something for everyone. As such, an Alaska family vacation is the perfect way to ensure your children inherit [...]

21 02, 2021

Wildlife Photography in Angoon, Alaska

2021-03-01T19:55:28+00:00Admiralty Island Alaska, Alaska Fishing Lodge, Things to Do at Favorite Bay Lodge, Wildlife Photography|

Despite many advances in technology over the past couple of decades, wildlife photography remains a somewhat enigmatic hobby that no one can seem to truly master. Furthermore, it's one thing to take pictures of birds and other critters in your neck of the woods, but wildlife photography in Alaska is a whole different animal. The good news is that you don't have to be an expert to take decent pictures; you just need a little bit of knowledge to help you figure out the basics. Although fishing is one of the primary reasons guests visit Favorite Bay Lodge, there are [...]

15 01, 2021

The Next Alaska Fishing Season: Reasons to Book Now

2021-01-15T00:05:10+00:00Admiralty Island Alaska, Alaska Fishing Packages, Alaska Fishing Resorts, Most Beautiful Places in Alaska, Travel Tips|

The only thing that goes faster than the Alaskan fishing season at Favorite Bay Lodge on Admiralty Island is the rate at which we turn our attention to the following year. Now don’t get us wrong, having a short reprieve from the hustle and bustle of running a wilderness fishing resort is certainly welcome. But still, we’ve already started taking a pointed look at next season and what we need to do, so we suggest you do the same. We know there will be plenty of eager anglers and other outdoor enthusiasts chomping at the bit for a well-deserved retreat, [...]

7 12, 2020

Angoon, Alaska, Travel Packing List and Smart Travel Tips

2020-12-07T21:47:01+00:00Admiralty Island Alaska, Alaska Fishing Resorts, Angoon Alaska, Travel Tips|

You may have heard numerous globetrotters tell you the most crucial aspect of traveling in Alaska is to have plenty of layers. We certainly won’t dispute that notion, but still, there is much more to consider for your travel packing list when visiting Angoon, Alaska, and beyond. Spring always seems to creep up on us, and before we know it, our Alaskan luxury resort will be ready for eager visitors chomping at the bit for adventure and excitement. After you’ve booked your stay, we encourage you to follow the travel packing list we provide below while also making a few [...]

13 11, 2020

Angler Etiquette 101: Fishing in Alaska

2020-12-07T21:41:43+00:00Alaska Fishing Camps, Alaska Fishing Vacation|

Whether you're golfing at a swank country club or sitting down at a football game, etiquette is an applicable attribute that will lead to a better experience in any situation, and fishing in Alaska isn't any different. From avid anglers to burgeoning beginners, all fishermen and women can benefit from the respect they receive for their courtesy. An Alaska fishing trip to Favorite Bay Lodge in Angoon, Alaska, is a rewarding experience, but knowing and following a few unwritten rules will go a long way in maximizing the adventure. When it's all said and done, traveling to Admiralty Island to [...]

27 10, 2020

Give the Gift of an Alaskan Fishing Trip on Admiralty Island

2020-12-07T21:45:44+00:00Alaska Fishing Resorts|

It's hard to believe, but holiday festivities are just around the corner. Although many fortunate people already know what to give their loved ones, some may be perplexed at what makes a meaningful gift. Whether it's a parent, spouse, friend, or relative, an Alaskan fishing trip is something they'll cherish forever. Not only will you be delivering them a chance to land highly coveted species ranging from native salmon to massive halibut, but you'll also be giving them a life-changing experience that rests at the top of many bucket lists. From guided fishing expeditions around Admiralty Island to whale watching [...]

15 06, 2020

Delicious Alaskan Salmon Recipes

2020-12-07T21:47:50+00:00Salmon Fishing in Alaska, Southeast Alaska Fishing Lodges|

Booking an Alaska fishing charter will almost certainly lead to a massive haul of salmon. Since the likelihood is high that you'll have a bountiful outing, figuring out what to do with all that fish can sometimes be the biggest challenge. A lot of people will simply douse it in olive oil and seasoning and throw it in the oven. Considering how much you could potentially take home, it may be wise to diversify your preparation methods. Here we present four delectable Alaskan salmon recipes to give you some fresh ideas on what to do with the fruits of your [...]

19 05, 2020

Why to Hire Alaska Fishing Guides

2020-12-07T21:48:51+00:00Uncategorized|

Fishing near Admiralty Island is an intriguing endeavor that every sport fisherman and woman should explore. Year after year, anglers from the world over flock to Southeast Alaska in search of a massive bounty or a personal best, frequently watching their dreams come true. With any new challenge, there comes a learning curve, and fishing in Alaska is a prime example.  Even if you’ve spent some time on Admiralty Island or the many other isles in Southeast Alaska, you’ll want the tutelage of someone who has dedicated much of their life's work to finding and catching the magnificent specimens that [...]

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