Alaska Winter Activities: Ice Fisihng, Bonfires, B&B

Wintertime Bed and Breakfast

Enjoy Alaska’s pristine winter snow at the historic McDougall Lodge. McDougall Lodge is located approximately 65 miles northwest of Anchorage and 50 Iditarod trail miles from the official race restart, so you can enjoy the Last Great Dog Sled Race in person.

Watch as the dog sled teams take off from the ceremonial start of the Iditarod in Anchorage, then fly with Rust’s Flying Service to McDougall Lodge to enjoy several winter activities of your choice. Then relax in front of your favorite movies while the fire crackles in the lodge.

Winter activities and other amenities at McDougall Lodge include:

  • Snow Machine Poker Runs
  • Fuel
  • Food
  • Bonfires on the river
  • Ice Fishing


Iditarod packages are $250 per person, per night
(includes lodging and meals)

Wintertime Bed and Breakfast is $85 per night
(includes lodging and breakfast)

Iditarod Last Great Dog Sled Race
Wintertime Sights in Alaska

Whether you’re planning your first trip to Alaska or you’re a seasoned veteran to Alaskan fishing, McDougall Lodge will provide an experience you’ll cherish forever. You'll experience world-class fishing for all five species of Pacific Salmon, native Rainbow Trout, Arctic Char, Dolly Varden and Northern Pike. Plus, your private fishing guide will put you in a position to land the trophy fish of a lifetime. One thing we can promise is that you will thoroughly enjoy the time spent fishing Lake Creek, one of Alaska's top fisheries.

Thank you for choosing McDougall Lodge for your Alaskan Fishing Adventure.


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