Group size: 2 – 6
Tour duration: 6 nights, 5 guided days
Price per person: $5850 (all round-trip airfare from Anchorage to our camps is included)
– Week 1- July 17th-July 23rd
– Week 2- July 23rd-July 29th
– Week 3- July 29th-August 4th
– Week 4- August 4th-August 10th
– Week 5- August 10th-August 16th
When you take a trip with Alaska Adventure Travel, you experience some the most rural destinations in Alaska. The undiscovered opportunities of Southwest Alaska are endless for the adventurous traveler…
Accommodations: Our river and ocean camps are insulated, heated, solid platform constructed, weather port tent structures. Our guests sleep in comfortable beds, with a full complement of linens, comforters, blankets and pillows. A small, quiet generator along with solar panels provides electricity. Each camp has a shower facility with on demand hot and cold running water as well as what might be the nicest outhouses in the state. These camps are very well designed with your warmth and comfort in mind.
Dining here is casual, meals are served family style. We work very hard to provide a wide variety of meals throughout the week. A typical breakfast may include: eggs to order, hash browns, ham/ bacon/ sausage, fruit, pancakes and oatmeal. Our lunch items are basic and generally consist of soup and sandwiches. Items on our dinner menu may include but not limited to; prime rib, salmon, steaks, halibut and chicken. All meals served are hearty and delicious. We always strive to accommodate all dietary needs.
Day 1 – Departure Day
Depart Anchorage in the A.M. by plane heading 640 miles SW to the village of Nelson Lagoon. Guide will meet aircraft and clients at air field and then head by boat up the Sapsuk river to camp. Get settled in to camp and relax before dinner after a long day of travel.
Day 2 – Sapsuk Adventure
Get ready for an exciting full day of guided fishing on the Sapsuk river.
Day 3 – Sapsuk Exploring
Take to the river for a journey of fossil finding, wildlife viewing and exploration.
Day 4 – Flightseeing & Transfer
Depart the Sapsuk camp after breakfast and head down river to town for a flight seeing tour of the area’s sites highlighted by a walrus haul out. After the flight, jaunt the beach on ATV’s for 30 miles before reaching the truly remote Steelhead Creek Camp. Get settled in at camp after this exciting day.
Day 5 – Steelhead Creek Camp
Start the day by loading up in ATV’s and let the exploration continue as you drive south towards a large seal haul out. This day is great for wildlife and beach combing on the shores of the Bering Sea.
Day 6 – Steelhead Creek Cont.
Take in the remoteness of the Bristol bay shoreline. Spend the day searching for wildlife and getting some amazing pictures both via ATV’s and walking along the beach and exploring the creeks.
Day 7 – Departure Day
After Breakfast pack up for your ATV ride back to Nelson Lagoon to meet the aircraft to return to Anchorage.
This multi-destination adventure will give you a well-rounded experience of remote Alaska. Enjoy guided wildlife viewing, flight-seeing, fishing, beach combing and exploring. Observe the native community using sustainable lifestyle practices. This is your chance for a once in-a-lifetime great Alaskan bush adventure, the new frontier of the last frontier!