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Bear Creek Outfitters

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  • Average4%
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“fly fishing”(15 reviews)
“plane ride”(6 reviews)
“catch fish”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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8991 Yandukin Drive, Juneau, AK 99801-8078
+1 907-723-2663
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 January 2015

It was our first time to Juneau and we wanted to do a fly fishing trip. We booked it through our Cruise ship. We were picked up dockside and taken to their location which was located at the airport. We were then fitted with waders...More

7  Thank MichelleandBob99
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

We did the half-day fly-out fly fishing adventure. The float plane ride and the scenery were AMAZING. I was really excited when we got to the beach. I was a little surprised when we just started casting off the beach. The description says "stream or...More

2  Thank megehen
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

30 minutes late for pick up - didn't get the trip off to a positive start!!. We took the bear watching floatplane trip as part of a Holland America cruise - graded as medium fitness - it might have been - BUT - we were...More

Thank Chris43bh3
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent trip, but be aware that those with little or no fly fishing experience may not get much help from the guide, other than suggestions on where to fish. Also, some strenuous (tho relatively short) hiking in waders through deep mud and...More

Thank 744raya
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

This was the highlight of my recent trip to Alaska! It’s not cheap, but 100% a trip of a lifetime. We went to Admiralty Island and saw lots of bears - including one ambling past as we stepped off the floatplane! We sat and enjoyed...More

Thank EctoplasmFantasia
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We had an epic trip with Kevin. First comes safety: when the low clouds persisted in hanging around the airport, the pilots at Ward Air put on a hold. We almost gave up hope of getting out, but finally the weather improved. It was a...More

Thank warbler_finch
Reviewed 12 June 2018

I booked this as an excursion through the cruise I was on (June 2018). Bear Creek Outfitters was awesome. They are incredibly organized. We were picked up at the pier, fitted with waders and divided up on planes. We didn't waste a whole lot of...More

Thank rBrad28
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We booked the excursion through Royal Caribbean Cruises and we were thrilled with the experience. Our guide Tom was patient, knowledgeable and friendly. We had a group of five on the trip with all levels of fly fishing skills and he was a natural at...More

Thank Twohappytravelers15
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I booked this excursion as part of our summer cruise to Alaska. The view was phenomenal as was the float plane ride with Ward Air, but the guide service was very disappointing. I have a very similar experience to a recent reviewer (megehen). The tour...More

Thank Lawaia808
Reviewed 8 October 2017

From the time I was picked up to the end of the trip it was amazing We saw 16 Bears 3 Momma's with their babies and then teenagers trying to catch salmon to eat. We went up in a floatplane and then from there hiked...More

Thank Funinthesun299
Reviewed 5 October 2017

A big shout out to guide Kevin Maier! He really made the 1/2 day adventure a great time. I took my two adult children with me who had no fly fishing experience. They had a blast and caught fish. For me the salmon fishing was...More

Thank Jeff J
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is a once in a lifetime experience. We flew in on puddle jumpers-a little scary. I was with five other people. When we arrived we hiked back to a spot where the bear go for clamming. We met up with another group that was...More

Thank Charlsa H
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12 April 2016|
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Response from Ajohnson907 | Property representative |
Hello from Juneau! The fish will be getting into the streams around the first of July and the bears will really get after them from the third week of July into September.
3 April 2016|
Response from Ajohnson907 | Property representative |
Good Morning! We have a trip going to Pack Creek that departs 8:30 am that morning. Due to rules on this site, I will have to ask you to go to our website and contact us for details and pricing.