In this blog, Favorite Bay Lodge will take you on a culinary journey to discover the delightful world of sablefish recipes, exploring six diverse flavors and preparations that make this fish a treasured gem in Alaska's gastronomic landscape.
Nestled in the pristine wilderness of Alaska's Admiralty Island, Favorite Bay Lodge offers an unparalleled opportunity for quintessential Alaska photography. You’ll easily capture the breathtaking beauty of this rugged and remote corner of the world in our neck of the woods. With its stunning natural scenery, abundant wildlife, and an astonishing assortment of photographic subjects, it’s no wonder taking photos is one of the most popular things to do here.
Although we’re well-known as a premier angling destination, there is much more to do at our Alaska fishing lodge besides fishing. Whether it’s exploring the Tongass National Forest or watching magnificent marine life, Favorite Bay Lodge is a base camp for adventure, even if you’re not an avid angler. Our placid part of Admiralty Island graciously lends itself to various activities, so we’d like to let you know what to expect if you don’t feel like fishing!
Favorite Bay Lodge just outside of Angoon, Alaska, offers a memorable vacation experience on Admiralty Island. As the upcoming salmon season quickly approaches, we’re anticipating many eager anglers and other outdoor enthusiasts will be making their way to our neck of the woods for unforgettable adventures amid vast scenic beauty. If you haven’t already had a chance to see our all-inclusive Alaska vacation packages, we encourage you to check them out! All-Inclusive Alaska Vacations: More than a Fishing Trip Admiralty Island is a quintessential Alaska vacation spot from seemingly endless blue waters to its spectacularly sprawling alpine rainforests. For those [...]
Known for fostering North America’s highest concentration of brown bears, with an estimated 1,600 specimens, Admiralty Island, Alaska, is easily one of the best places in the world for bear viewing. These coastal omnivores love eating salmon and often put on a show with their predatory prowess. As such, Favorite Bay Lodge has become a preferred destination for nature lovers and bear enthusiasts alike. An Admiralty Island, Alaska, Bear Viewing Primer With roughly three brown bears for every human, it’s not surprising that the area around Angoon, Alaska, has become such a bear viewing hot spot. The male brown bear [...]
As one of the last places in the U.S. that remains a bastion of unscathed wonder, Alaska is the perfect destination for those hoping to satiate their penchants for nature’s bounty. As such, Alaska adventure tours have become a popular draw to the “Last Frontier,” and Favorite Bay Lodge on Admiralty Island is no exception! Tucked away amid a sprawling wilderness rife with hidden gems, picturesque vistas, and unforgettable milestones, you’ll find plenty of ways to satisfy your wild side! You’ll never look at Alaska all-inclusive resorts the same way again! Alaska Adventure Tours: Top Things to Do near Angoon [...]
It’s no secret that most discerning outdoor enthusiasts in the United States have either embarked on or are planning personal Alaska adventures. Even many of those living outside of the Land of Liberty at least plan on making the trek. And although Favorite Bay Lodge is considered an excellent fishing vacation venue, there are several other things to do for the non-anglers in the group. From whale watching to crabbing, you’ll find some of the best things to do in Alaska at Favorite Bay! Find Your Wild Side with These Alaska Adventures At Favorite Bay Lodge, you’ll find nature’s bounty [...]
Not everyone can say they’ve had the chance to enjoy fresh fish that they caught themselves. Here in Angoon, Alaska, finding fresh seafood is a quintessential experience that promises to bring you along on an unforgettable culinary adventure. Whether it’s firm, flaky halibut cheeks, savory Dungeness crab, or a slab of wild-caught salmon, the kitchen crew at Favorite Bay Lodge will teach you a thing or two about authentic Alaskan cuisine. Part of what makes Favorite Bay such a desirable Alaska resort for discerning vacationers is the unrivaled all-inclusive amenities such as luxuriate four-course dinners, breathtaking scenery, and world-class fishing [...]
One of the perks of visiting Favorite Bay Lodge in Angoon, Alaska, is having a chance to spend a little time in the capital, Juneau. Now, this little city certainly won’t wow you with towering skyscrapers or a flashy fashion scene. Still, what it lacks in cosmopolitan appeal, it amply makes up for in scenic beauty. Depending on your travel plans, you may only have enough time to grab some food at the airport. However, if you plan on spending a day or more, there are plenty of things to do in Juneau before you begin your Alaskan adventure. What [...]
Even some of the most experienced kayak enthusiasts never make their way to “The Last Frontier.” As such, gliding across the pristine waters of coastal Alaska is a bucket list adventure for many. Much like the fishing guides at Favorite Bay Resort, their kayak instructors find great joy in sharing their expertise, knowledge, and know-how with eager explorers. Although most of our guests place fishing at the forefront of their retreat, kayaking in Alaska always seems to be a popular prospect. Floating atop shimmering tidal waters surrounded by picturesque beauty is a genuinely immersive experience and one of the most [...]