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Reviewed 2 February 2019

We went on a stream fishing excursion with Horace and had the BEST time! Everyone on our tour caught at least one fish (the women managed to out-catch the guys :) On the way back to the ship, Horace managed to find a spot with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

It was a raining, cloudy day, Horace was very knowledgeable, and gave us a briefing if we ran into bears! Thank goodness for the brief we did exactly as briefed when mama bear and cubs decided to join our fishing tour to get a free...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

We took the Disney Cruise to Alaska, and booked this tour through Costco. It was definitely the highlight of our entire cruise, and a day we will never forget. Our guide was Luke, and he was fabulous. We saw seven bears in three different places,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

With Mike as our guide, we headed out. Six of us in a nine passenger van...a major upgrade from the 50 passenger buses that are used by the cruise excursion provider. Mike took us on gravel roads bordered on each side with a wide swath...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

On August 1, 2018 I went on the "Exclusive Wildlife and Bear Search. My guide was Mike Ivy. I had an incredible experience. Mike obviously knows the region extremely well. Our little group was the first to have a bear sighting - a female and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

We stayed at the the lodge for 3 nights. The main reason was the night in the hide to see the bears but there is also a nature walk, bird watching and a lake for swimming. The rooms were basic but clean and comfortable. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent time and saw 7 bears, including two sets of cubs with their mother! Our guide, Luke, was very knowledgeable and worked with his team to find bears to observe. The people on our cruise that booked with the cruise line were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Our guide Horace picked us up promptly at the excursion terminal and wasted no time getting our licensing take care of and over to the stream to start fishing. The stream was full of pinks and cohos and I hooked up with a coho on...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

We booked a Salmon Fishing excursion with Brown Bear Lodge. We were met on time. Our guide, Horace, is a fine young man and an expert guide. I am experienced fisherman, but I did not expect to catch a silver on my first cast! And...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

We arrived in port on RC Radiance of the Seas. Seeing bear was at the top of our list for our Alaskan cruise. I stumbled upon this outfit via Cruises & More (our first time booking through them) and it was one of the more...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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