When you read up on the perfect place to spend an Alaska Vacation, you will find Denali National Park one of those area’s that are mentioned frequently. This is due to the fact that this park is one of Alaska’s premier areas to vacation and to boot if you choose to stay at an Alaska Fishing Lodge in this vicinity, you will be rewarded with an extensive variety of fish species to go fishing for.
It’s just a one-hour flight from Anchorage to reach Chelatna Lake Lodge and you will enjoy the breathtaking views of Delani National Park and Mt. McKinley on your trip to the Alaska Fishing Lodge. As with all of Alaska’s lodges, you will want to bring the camera for memorable pictures of your Alaska Fishing Vacation.
Chelatna Lake Lodge is a fisherman’s experience, providing great fly in fishing for the angler and the unbelievable surroundings found 100 miles northwest of Anchorage. It is here that you can enjoy the natural surroundings of Mt. Russell, Mt. McKinley, and Denali National Park.
Native Rainbow Trout, five species of Salmon, Artic Grayling, Lake Trout, and even Northern Pike inhabit the area waters, proving anglers an opportunity the try for several fish species per visit. If you wish to try your hand at fly-fishing, there are fly fishing classes available. Soon you will be wetting a line and enjoying the catch at the top of Lake Creek.
July through September are the months to book your stay at Chelatna Lake Lodge. The type of fishing will not limit your choice of times, as nearly all species of fish are available from mid-July through the beginning of September. The only exceptions would be Northern Pike in early June through July and Sockeye Salmon from mid-July through mid-August.
The lodging at Chelatna Lake Lodge is as beautiful as the scenery, with Justus Cedar Chalets that come complete with their own bathrooms. The comforts of home can be found not only in the chalets, but also the main lodge and dining area. Panoramic views cap of the day outdoors, as you enjoy delicious meals by the chef. This complete experience makes a stay at Chelatna Lake Lodge on that should be on your list.