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Alaska West Air

45495 Citabria Street, Nikiski, AK 99635
+1 907-776-5147
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Great Day Fishing

Had a very nice day fishing at Crescent Lake with Tony. All 4 of us in our group caught our limit... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
BubbleMarker
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Fernandina Beach, Florida
Nice Day Fishing and Bear Watching - Need To Improve Customer Service

We went on an all-day fly-in fishing charter and we really enjoyed our time at Crescent Lake and... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Ocean-Traveler55
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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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Air taxi, charters, fly out fishing, flightseeing, bear viewing and hunting
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“crescent lake” (11 reviews)
“fishing guide” (4 reviews)
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45495 Citabria Street, Nikiski, AK 99635
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Had a very nice day fishing at Crescent Lake with Tony. All 4 of us in our group caught our limit early so Tony took us bear watching in the boat. We saw LOTS of bears, fish, a beaver and the beautiful land around the...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

We went on an all-day fly-in fishing charter and we really enjoyed our time at Crescent Lake and our fishing/bear guide Tony. Everyone caught their limit of silver salmon in less than 2 hours - this then gave us the opportunity to do a lot...More

2  Thank Ocean-Traveler55
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Great signage getting to Alaska West Air facility at our designated time of 7:30 am. We were greeted by multiple guides getting ready for the day. The guides were carrying fishing gear out to the plane for the days trip. They directed us to check...More

Thank mopheasantspringer
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Just recently went on a fishing trip through Alaska West and even though I don't typically write reviews, I thought I'd voice our experience to possibly help others making their decision about which location to choose. First off this was our first trip to Alaska...More

Thank DianeMT69
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We took a flyout Silver salmon trip with Danny V. to the Kustatan River and the fishing was amazing. He taught us the tricks to get them hooked and we limited out with time to spare. Plus, the flight out and landing in a backwater...More

Thank KDJERO
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We booked trip through Soldotna B&B who always treats us great. We boarded our plane with our guide, Badger, at 7 a.m. Sharp and were on our way to the Big River Lakes and the famous of home of Wolverine Creek. We fished up a...More

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Enjoyed a three day stay in the houses at Alaska West Air with 15 of my closest friends. All fishermen. Marlie, Doug, Brad, Danny, Nick, and Tony are all regulars at AWA that provide personal and exemplary service. From the reception, to the Flight, to...More

Thank Bill L
AlaskaWestAir, Front Office Manager at Alaska West Air, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Thanks, Bill! Always good to see you and your groups. Looking forward to next year! Marlie

Reviewed 8 July 2017

We went on a magnificent fly-out fishing trip to Crescent Lake. Doug, the owner, was our pilot who went above and beyond to give us an outstanding flight experience! Danny, our guide, was awesome! He not only knew where to take us, but he could...More

Thank fishon5468
AlaskaWestAir, Front Office Manager at Alaska West Air, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you for sharing! We appreciate the feedback, and are happy to hear you had a great trip. Crescent Lake is a beautiful location, and one of our most popular trips.

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Our fishing guide Dan, and the entire AWA crew, did a fantastic job showing us a side of Alaska that many will never see. We took a trip across the Cook Inlet to Redoubt Bay and fished for Sockeye salmon. Dan put us on the...More

Thank WildcatDad2016
AlaskaWestAir, Front Office Manager at Alaska West Air, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Glad we were able to make this the trip of a lifetime for you!

Reviewed 19 June 2017

My family and I went on the air tour and visited a beach to view some grizzly bears. The owner and pilot was excellent. He had probable spent more time flying than some of my kids have been alive. The bear viewing was excellent and...More

Thank olaf k
AlaskaWestAir, Front Office Manager at Alaska West Air, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Olaf, thank you for posting - Chinitna Bay is a great place for viewing bears!

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