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Scranton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 8 April 2016

My Husband and 2 boys (ages 25 and 27 so I suppose they are men now) met Capt Rob at the Harrisburg PA show and knew he was they guy for us. He helped us with all the planing from helping us pick the best flight to letting us know what kind of cloths to pack, which we couldn't have...

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San Juan Capistrano CA
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We (5 friends) just returned ffrom our third trip June, 2015 to the Growley Bear Lodge and had a really great time. We were welcomed like family. Marie is a great hostess and made some great meals for us everyday. Captain Rob went out of his way to provide us with the best in Halibut and Salmon fishing. While the...

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Spokane, Washington, United States
Reviewed 12 September 2014

This is the second year we have stayed with Rob and Marie and were not disappointed. Captain Rob knows his craft and if you follow his advice you will come home with lots of fish and great memories! Marie makes the BEST home made desserts and the lodge is clean and comfortable. Already planning to go next year! We (4...

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Denver, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We (five of us) stayed here. Accommodations were fine. The food was excellent. Fishing was o.k. Captain Rob was ignorant and rude to all of us. We were supposed to fish 7:30 to 3:00, but brought us back in at 2:00 one day because he had an appointment in Juneau. I can not say strongly enough that I will never...

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San Juan Capistrano CA
Reviewed 2 May 2014

We (5 friends) stayed with Rob and Marie in June of 2013 at the Growley Bear Lodge and went fishing everyday with Rob. First off both of them are the nicest hardest working people you will ever meet and they go out of their way to make your stay an outstanding time. Rob is the best captains we have had...

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 9 August 2013

We spent a week fishing with Rob and staying at the Growley Bear, enjoying Marie's hospitality and great food. The lodge is a great environment where you feel welcome from the start and the food exceeds all expectations. Rob is a very knowledgeable highly-skilled captain with a first class fishing gear and a well-maintained boat. We had great success fishing...

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western North Carolina
Reviewed 12 June 2013

Stayed here and fished with Rob. Great time and enjoyed the hospitality. Marie is a fantastic cook! We will be returning. Ask for the mac and cheese. I think you are supposed to lose weight on an adventure, instead we gained!

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Severn, Maryland
Reviewed 20 July 2011

Stayed with the Growley Bear Lodge and had a great time. We initially signed up for just the Bed and Breakfast but the chef (Eddie) changed our minds quickly. The accomodations were great, the food was awesome, and the value was outstanding. They (the staff) made us feel like family. Would highly recommend staying there to anyone. Perry C.

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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Luxurious modern rooms in remote Alaska! Each room has a private full bathroom, 2 beds, a flat screen television with satellite channels, and a mini fridge. Room windows are adorned with blinds and curtains to darken the room for sleeping at night. All rooms have a beautiful view facing the Fairweather Mountains. The Main Cabin, built of logs from the local Glacier Bay National Park, has a cozy sitting area with satellite t.v., cards and games. The dinning area is also in the main cabin, where our cook will serve breakfast and dinner if lodge guest choose to dine here.The Lodge is the closest lodging to the dock and a short drive from the local airport. Staff provides guest with transportation to and from dock and airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Growley Bear Lodge

Address: 8 Fairweather Drive, Gustavus, AK 99826
Region: United States > Alaska > Gustavus
Price Range: $188 - $497 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Growley Bear Lodge Gustavus, Alaska
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