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Sitka black-tailed deer fawns

Nature Walks

By T M

Nature Walks When most people think of a rainforest, they picture the volcanic backdrop of Hawaii or the hot, humid jungles of Costa Rica. Although these places definitely fit the category (and are well worth a visit), our very own Prince of Wales Island is a rainforest, too. We’re located right in the heart of […]

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Boardwalk tide pools at dusk

Beach Activities

By T M

Beach Activities You don’t need to pack a swimsuit and sunscreen to enjoy a day at the beach in Southeast Alaska. (You will want that swimsuit for our outdoor Jacuzzi!) Although you probably won’t want to hit the waves or take up surfing while you’re here, there are a number of beach activities to tempt […]

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Measuring Alaska Steelhead

Alaska Steelhead Fishing Photos 2018

By T M

Alaska Steelhead Fishing Photos 2018 Imagine catching wild Steelhead… Southeast Alaska’s sea-run Rainbow Trout. These trophy-class lunkers are typically in the 29 to 37-inch range here on Prince of Wales Island. Some exceed 40 inches, and they’ll all leave your heart pounding and your rod straining to meet the water! Join us in April and […]

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Boardwalk encourages youth fishing and provides staff to assist them

Top 10 Reasons to Stay at Boardwalk Lodge

By T M

Top 10 Reasons to Stay at Boardwalk Lodge Above all, we pride ourselves on personal attention and service in all we do. Here are 10 other reasons to book your Alaska trip with us: Orvis Endorsed. The exclusive Orvis endorsement is only awarded to the finest fishing lodges in the world. Boardwalk is among a […]

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Flightseeing over Southeast Alasks's LeConte Glacier field

Alaska Glacier Tours

By T M

Alaska Glacier Tours Alaska glacier tours* are unquestionably bucket-list adventures, offering unparalleled views in a spectacular charter flight experience. Aerial tours can be arranged that depart from and return to Boardwalk’s dock, right on the resort property. Excursions are guided by experienced Alaska pilots in modern jet-prop aircraft. Each passenger in your group will have […]

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Flightseeing tour over Prince of Wales Island

Flightseeing Tours Provide Spectacular Aerial Views!

By T M

Adventure-filled fishing trips and guided eco tours have always been at the heart of the Boardwalk Lodge experience. Now Alaska’s Boardwalk Lodge has partnered with trusted Alaska charters to offer spectacular flightseeing tours* over Prince of Wales Island and the LeConte Glacier. These aerial tours uncover Alaska’s hidden beauty and mystery in a way that […]

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Chef Jeff’s New Cookbook Leaves Your Palate Begging For More!

By T M

Alaska’s Boardwalk Lodge is pleased to announce the publication of a new cookbook from Executive Chef, Jeffery F. Brady: Taste of Boardwalk. This 132-page cookbook is brimming with 40 favorite lodge recipes, along with several scenic photos of the lodge. Chef Jeff has written Taste of Boardwalk in such a way that even a culinary […]

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Autumn Salmon Report and Season Sign Off

By T M

In the last couple of weeks Southeast Alaska fishing opportunities took a slight shift. Silver salmon fishing picked up significantly on nearby rivers and streams. Nice catches while fly fishing for silver salmon were the norm. Jude and Hannah Buckley from Minnesota had a great day on Staney Creek recently and put six bright silvers […]

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Group photo of Alaska Salmon fishing trip

Salmon Fishing Sizzles in Southeast Alaska

By T M

This week was great for salmon fishing at Alaska’s Boardwalk lodge. On freshwater streams, such as the Thorne River and Staney Creek, increasing numbers of silver salmon (aka coho salmon) are starting to make their appearance. The streams were choked with pink and chum salmon until a recent hard rain had them on the move […]

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Southeast Alaska July Fishing Report

By T M

Last months saltwater fishing at Alaska’s Boardwalk Lodge was good. We had large numbers of pinks and silvers as well as chrome bright chum salmon in the mix all month. The bulk of the silver salmon run is yet to come with promising signs just these last few days with good numbers of silvers showing […]

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