Affiliates of the DLOA
DLOA Fishing Guides, Lodging, and Sightseeing Affiliates
Lodging and Fishing
Deshka Landing Charters & Lodge
Deshka Landing Lodge is located just inside the Deshka Landing gate, we are a family operated full service lodge with a USCG licensed fishing guide service. Our fishing guides are experts in fly and spin fishing and welcome the opportunity to guide you on your quest for Alaska’s famous salmon and trout.
We offer lodging for groups as large as 18 in 6 immaculate log cabins. Our lodge, the social center of our complex, offers a screened porch with stone fireplace to warm you during inclement weather and a large dining area where we serve meals family style. Our meals feature Alaska’s finest fresh seafood, meats and local produce. Whether you prefer B&B or full service accommodations, we have a package to fit every budget. We also have several campsites available for tenting or RV’s.
Backcountry Warriors is a Lodge on Crystal Lake four miles by road from Deshka Landing. We are accessible by paved road, bush plane winter or summer, and snowmobile via the Willow winter trail system. With the ability to sleep 24 people in beds we can accommodate your large group, or Corporate Retreat. We are also perfect for a romantic weekend getaway. The Iditarod goes right by us on Crystal Lake. We do Snowmobile Tours, and Dog Sled Tours, right from our lodge. We also have a fishing guide we can recommend for you. Because we are so close to Deshka Landing, we are a perfect choice for lodging before you go with your guide fishing on the Deshka River. Quiet Peaceful, a great place to unplug. Backcountry Warriors would love to have you experience Alaska with us!
Deshka Wilderness Lodge
Deshka Wilderness Lodge. Just out the door of our riverfront Alaskan lodge you can fish from shore and hook into a mighty king salmon in the pool out front. Or just a walk around the bend and fish the riffles leading to the pool below and there is no telling what you may catch depending on the time of year. So if you have been looking for an Alaska fishing lodge for a fly fishing trip or if you love to spin cast for fish, here at Deshka Wilderness Lodge we will give you an Alaskan fishing trip to remember.
Eagle Quest Lodge
Eagle Quest Lodge. Many adventures are available for guests including wildlife viewing, snow machining, four wheeling, hiking, and cross country skiing. Guests have the opportunity to watch the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race as access to the trail is nearby. We also arrange guided hunting and fishing trips. Come to Eagle Quest Cabins & Lodge and let us be your hosts! We'll help with your daily activities or just offer a relaxing place to stay with delicious home cooked meals. Your pets are also welcome! Our rustic cabins have three twin beds upstairs and a fold-out futon couch that can accommodate two children or one adult. There is a mini refrigerator and a microwave for you to store and prepare food. Bathrooms, showers, and washer/dryer are all available on site.
Northwoods Lodge. Since 1985 we have offered our clients great service, excellent Alaska salmon fishing and a friendly, knowledgeable staff. Fly & spin fisherman will sample fishing only Alaska can provide. Our Deluxe Alaska Fishing Resort is situated on Fish Lakes Creek, in the heart of south central Alaska's best angling destination. Our lodge guests will be rewarded with a relaxing atmosphere, outstanding Alaskan cuisine and enough memories to last until they return again. The owner’s goal is that each of our guests leave as good friends and that their fishing vacation with us exceeds their expectations.
Fishtale River Guides
Fishtale River Guides. Guided salmon fishing charters and winter ice fishing trips near Anchorage and Wasilla, Alaska. People fish for king salmon and silver salmon and also catch chum, pink, and sockeye salmon, rainbow trout and Dolly Varden on Fishtale's Little Susitna River and Deshka River charter boat trips. Guests fish a scenic Alaska river as it meanders through Susitna Valley providing bald eagle, moose, beaver, waterfowl, and additional Alaska wildlife and picture catching opportunities during your trip.
Alaska Chinook Charters
Alaska Chinook Charters offers fully guided salmon fishing and Eco tours on the Deshka and Little Susitna Rivers. Both rivers are within easy reach of Anchorage. At only 90 minutes north of Anchorage, you could be fishing on one of Alaska's premier King salmon fishing rivers. Alaska Chinook Charters has affordable trips from May 21th through Aug 25th. Half and full day Charters available. Lodging is very close to Deshka Landing and can be arranged upon request.
I Fish Alaska
I Fish Alaska owner Pat Donelson is a resident Alaska fishing guide who live and fish in the Mat-Su Valley year round. Together they have over 60 years of salmon and trout fishing experience. Experience You Can Trust! ~ Go with Alaska fishing guides that have both knowledge and experience on local rivers and streams. These guides will work hard to assure that you will have a great time and great fishing
Millers Riverboat Service
Millers Riverboat Service has served Alaska's fisherman since 1978 and has been in continuous operation for 31 years. We fish the Deshka River, Little Susitna River, and various tributaries of the Big Susitna drainage. Our Alaska fishing guide service offers half day, full day and multiple day fishing charters. We can also provide lodging and or all inclusive fishing and lodging packages. We offer a variety of options to fit each angler’s needs and desires.
Alaska Back Country Tours
Alaska Back Country Tours. True Alaska adventure begins when the snow flies and the northern lights soar. Alaska Backcountry celebrates your winter vacation with exhilarating snowmobile tours that turn the frost and snow into a northern playground. See the wonder for yourself! Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours can customize all of your tours to fit your vacation schedule and experience level.
Larry Heater (907) 495-1285
Eric Johnson, Northwoods Lodge MB Mammoth
Ron Van Wavern, River Express Freighting
Adam Gabryszak, Yentna Freighting Service
Aren Peterson (907) 715-2291
Larry Heater (907) 495-1285
Ken Lee (907) 227-9072