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Deshka Wilderness Lodge

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We arrived for a three day fishing trip after looking forward to it for a year The lodge has been hand built by mike and decorated beautifully by Linda It is right on the river Lovely comfy beds with private bathrooms with everything you need including a great hot shower Mick picked us up after landing on the float plane...

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mike y, Owner at Deshka Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Dave and Christine for your wonderful review of our lodge! We had a great time with both of you and learned lots about your beautiful country! Hope the rest of your trip is better then expected and you have a fantastic time! Please let us know all about it. Thanks again and we look forward to having you...

Goffstown, New Hampshire, United States
Reviewed 6 July 2016

If you are looking for an adventure and some great fishing, Deshka Wilderness Lodge is a perfect destination. Remotely located, you have to fly in from Anchorage on a pontoon plane, but once you are on site, Mike and Linda, who are your guides and hosts will make sure that you are well fed, well taken care of and most...

Thank Marc M
mike y, Owner at Deshka Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Marc for the wonderful review! You guys were great and we had an very enjoyable time with you and the other guys. We look forward to having you back again someday.

Ellsworth, Maine
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Mike and Linda were great hosts and guide. Lodge was comfortable and clean with everything we needed , including full bathrooms. The food was top notch and Linda asked how we liked it cooked and what we did not like. Fishing was great and all the equipment was in great condition.

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mike y, Owner at Deshka Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review, we are very happy that you guys enjoyed your stay and we hope to have you back in the future. We had a great time with you guys and you were a pleasure to have! Thanks again!

Coronado, California
Reviewed 12 August 2014

My 84 year old father and I were looking for a small lodge in Alaska that had great fishing and was far away from the crowds. We could not have been happier with our choice. The owners, Mike and Linda, went out of their way to make sure we had a memorable trip. Even during the planning stages of our...

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Meeker, Colorado
Reviewed 5 July 2011

Mike knows the river and can get you on fish, while Linda provides excellent food. Their two labradors, Allie and Deshka are the best and I hated to say goodbye! I will be back for sure! If you are looking for excellent fly fishing and accomodations in the back country of Alaska, you can't do any better!

2Thank FlyFlinger51
Ridley Park
Reviewed 25 December 2010

Mike & Linda made are stay great. Food was outstanding---thanks linda.Mike is a fine guide and knew ware the silvers were. Good job Mike.My only regreat was, we had to leave.My son Dan is a good fisherman in his own right------------Flys only.We caught are limit everyday.Mike made sure we had more laughs with his jokes. I hope Dan Jr. and...

1Thank DjrRidleyPark
Reviewed 2 July 2010

If you are looking for an affordable wilderness lodge with excellent fishing oportunity, this is the place. Located on the Deshka river, a 30 minutes flight from Anchorage (included in the price), one of the great salmon rivers. The owners, Linda and Mike, do everything they can to make your stay as pleasant as possible. We immediately felt at home...

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Deshka Wilderness Lodge provides great Alaskan wilderness fishing out of our remote fly-in lodge. Our packages are all inclusive and provide round trip air from Anchorage to our lodge in the remote Alaska outback. All meals are provided in our rustic riverfront dining room as bald eagles soar by outside and maybe even a moose will walk through the yard. Our guests are treated to fantastic Alaska fishing and our guides will take you out for a one of a kind salmon and trout fishing experience. Even with the remote location we are in our rooms are comfortably appointed with private baths. Guests can sit in our great room and read a good book as the fire crackles in our river rock fireplace. Or you can get online and check email or relax in you room to a good movie after a great day of fishing. ... more   less 

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Address: P.O. Box 123, 15 miles from mouth of the Deshka River, Willow, AK 99688-0123
Region: United States > Alaska > Willow
Number of rooms: 2
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