What my Achilles injury taught me On June 21, when I laid on my back with my right leg in a deep hole in extreme pain from what I quickly surmised was a complete Achilles tendon rupture, my summer changed drastically. My first thoughts were with God. I knew that somehow things would work out, and then I just had to trust. But, relatively quickly my mind went to troubleshooting and had to start grasping where to go next. The pain was too intense to even sit up as I would get lightheaded, so as I lay there I started [...]
With spring officially in the air here in Soldotna, AK, we’re eagerly preparing for the upcoming summertime fishing season here at All Alaska Outdoors Lodge. While we’re primarily known as a world-class Alaska fishing lodge, we offer so much more than salmon fishing adventures. The professional, well-traveled staff here at All Alaska is passionate about ecotourism, health and wellness, hunting, and, yes, fishing! We set ourselves apart from all other Alaska fly fishing lodges by providing once-in-a-lifetime wilderness excursions, including bear viewing, river rafting, flightseeing, ptarmigan hunting, and, everyone’s favorite, Kenai River salmon fishing. 10 Reasons to Visit All Alaska [...]
There’s no denying the genuinely breathtaking natural beauty of Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula nor the health benefits of backpacking through challenging yet rewarding terrains. Practice all-important health and wellness with half-day hiking excursions this summer during your once-in-a-lifetime fishing getaway to All Alaska Outdoors Lodge. Hiking in Alaska is equally beautiful, demanding, and unforgettable as you’ll have the opportunity to visit some of the most beautiful places in Alaska. We’ve hand-selected three of our favorite self-guided hiking trails, all of which are less than a one-hour drive from All Alaska, one of the premier Alaska fly fishing lodges. Skyline Trail – [...]
Written By Katlyn Paul As humans we crave the chance to getaways and escape from the mundanity of everyday life. Alaska is one such destination has gained recent popularity with cruise lines and family vacations due to its vast landscape, unique activities, and family-friendly activities. The unique wildlife experiences, cozy tucked-away cabin lodges, vantage point of the northern lights, adventurous opportunities, and the plentiful summer daylight all make the list as top reasons to book Alaska as your next getaway. 1. Nature at Your Fingertips The remarkable wildlife experiences that Alaska has to offer should not be overlooked. [...]
Anglers from across the globe visit All Alaska Outdoor Lodge annually for some of the best fly fishing in Alaska. However, nearly every guest is enticed to join a bear-viewing adventure to Crescent Lake, Wolverine Creek, and several other previously-undisclosed bear dens. We pride ourselves in offering so much more than salmon fishing in Alaska. The Last Frontier is such a breathtaking wilderness filled with majestic wild animals, gorgeous mountain ranges, and lush forestry – we would be fools not to offer full and half-day adventure excursions here at All Alaska Outdoor Lodge.