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Outdoor Adventure Lodge
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Kodiak Big Timber is a unique and enchanting destination located on secluded Raspberry Island, just off the coast of Kodiak. This pristine wilderness offers an incredible array of natural wonders. From the front porch, guests are treated to breathtaking views of diverse wildlife, including whales, orcas, soaring bald eagles, and playful sea otters as they gracefully leap from the waters right in front of the property.
Nestled amidst towering old-growth spruce trees, Kodiak Big Timber encompasses a sprawling 190 acres of unspoiled beauty, inviting our guests to embark on unforgettable adventures. The property is thoughtfully equipped with a wood-fired "Banaya," a cozy fire pit, and a BBQ grill, allowing guests to savor the joys of outdoor cooking and relaxation. Furthermore, high-speed internet access ensures that guests can stay seamlessly connected with the outside world while enjoying this remote paradise.
The trio of primary cabins neighboring Kodiak Big Timber offer a welcoming home-away-from-home experience. These elegantly furnished en-suite cabins feature either a king-size bed or two twin beds, complete with a full bathroom and expansive windows that grant you mesmerizing views of the ocean. Should you desire an additional twin-size bed, our attentive staff is readily available to accommodate your request.
Situated in an idyllic location, the lodge offers awe-inspiring panoramas at every turn. Whether you're within the comfort of your cabin or in the inviting dining area, you'll find ample opportunities to immerse yourself in the breathtaking natural splendor of Kodiak Island. Don't forget to keep your camera close by, as you'll have the chance to capture unforgettable sunsets, encounter remarkable wildlife, and preserve the grandeur of the surrounding landscapes.
The lodge often features exquisite dining options, with a focus on locally sourced ingredients. You can expect to savor fresh seafood, including salmon and halibut, expertly prepared by the lodge's chefs. Meals are often served in a communal setting, creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere where you can share stories and experiences at the end of the day.
For those desiring privacy the beachfront Two Sisters’ cabin is nestled between giant spruce trees overlooking Kupreanof Strait. Two Sister’s Cabin is a “dry cabin” that sleeps four—furnished with a gas-powered generator, drip oil heater, outhouse, and woodfired Banya (sauna) for bathing. A creek running through the front yard provides a steady source of fresh water. In Addition, Two Sisters’ cabin also has a two-burner gas stove, dishes, silverware, a percolator coffee pot, a mini fridge, and a BBQ grill, --just what you need for a week in bush Alaska.
The daily adventure typically begins after breakfast at the Lodge where you'll board one of our well-equipped fishing vessels staffed by experienced and knowledgeable guides who are intimately familiar with the local waters. As you set sail, you'll be surrounded by the breathtaking coastal scenery that Kodiak is renowned for, with rugged cliffs, verdant forests, and snow-capped peaks forming a stunning backdrop.
During the day, you'll have the chance to reel in an impressive array of fish species, depending on the season and conditions. Some of the most sought-after catches in Kodiak's waters include:
Your fishing charter will be tailored to your group's preferences and the seasonal opportunities, with the experienced crew providing guidance on techniques, gear, and regulations. Whether you're a novice angler or a seasoned pro, the Captain ensures a thrilling and memorable day on the water.
As you cast your lines and reel in your catches, you'll also have the chance to witness the local wildlife, including whales, sea otters, seabirds, and possibly even bears along the shoreline. The pristine natural beauty of Kodiak, combined with the thrill of landing multiple fish species, makes each day with Kodiak Big Timber an unforgettable and truly Alaskan experience for any fishing enthusiast.
Raspberry Island, situated near Kodiak, is renowned for its lush landscapes, abundant rivers, and thriving nearby salmon runs, making it a dream destination for anglers seeking a personalized and unforgettable fishing experience.
A custom river fishing trip on Raspberry Island, Alaska, offers an intimate and personalized experience in one of the most captivating fishing destinations on Earth. Whether you're an experienced angler or new to fishing, the island's beauty, wildlife, and abundant fish will leave you with memories to cherish for a lifetime.
Our lodge takes care of your catch with our fish processing service. We offer 50 pounds of processing per person absolutely free for lodge guests, ensuring your fish are cleaned, filleted, and expertly packaged. The best part? Your catch is frozen on-site, preserving its freshness and quality. Should you exceed this generous allowance, there is a nominal fee of $2.00 per pound for the additional processing. Our goal is to make sure your prized catches are prepared to perfection, ready to savor or transport home, while providing you with flexibility and convenience during your stay.
Kodiak Big Timber offers opportunities for self-guided Big Game Hunts on the North end of Kodiak, Raspberry, and Afognak Islands. Our clients have the flexibility to opt for hunting right from the comfort of our lodge or select the option to be transported to their preferred hunting location. This option is not only less expensive but also more reliable than a float plane flight, providing you with a dependable and cost-effective means to access prime hunting grounds in the breathtaking landscapes of Kodiak.
At Kodiak Big Timber, we take immense pride in our partnership with world-class Big Game hunting guides. These seasoned experts are an essential part of our commitment to providing extraordinary hunting experiences. With their profound understanding of the Kodiak wilderness, keen tracking skills, and dedication to ethical hunting practices, our guests benefit from their expertise and insights throughout their stay. Whether you're pursuing a trophy bear, majestic elk, or mountain goats, our collaboration with these skilled guides enhances your hunting adventure, offering you a deeper connection to the rugged wilderness of Kodiak Island. Kodiak Big Timber is thrilled to pair you with a world-class guide to help you achieve your hunting goals.
Let us craft a custom hunting and fishing combo just for you. Depending on the season, you can have the best of both worlds. Choose from self-guided hunting for Sitka Blacktail deer and guided duck hunts, perfectly complemented by world-class fishing adventures targeting halibut and King Salmon. Our flexible packages ensure that you get to experience the ultimate blend of outdoor pursuits on Kodiak Island, all tailored to your preferences and the time of year. Join us for an unforgettable journey that combines the thrill of the hunt with the excitement of reeling in the catch of the day.