What’s New?

Becharof Lodge On The Egegik River is entering its second season under new ownership, and is now open June 11-September 9! This year we’re offering SOCKEYE SALMON FISHING, June 26-July 26. We’re also extending our coho season through Sept.9. Due to popular demand, we’re expanding our wildlife watching trips starting June 11, where we commonly see brown bear, moose, caribou, beluga whales, gray whales, newborn seals, wolf, red fox, Arctic ground squirrels, and a wide range of unique birds, including ptarmigan, bald eagles, sandhill cranes and much more! We’re also offering scenic rafting trips this summer!

Last year was a huge success and with continual improvements being made on the lodge, this year will be even better. George Joy continues as head of operations at Becharof Lodge On The Egegik River while Mark Korpi remains head of management.

We’re committed to making improvements and expanding our offerings to create a safe, comfortable, unforgettable experience in this breathtaking part of Alaska. We’d love to have you join us, whether looking for a relaxing wildlife watching getaway, or some of the best salmon fishing Alaska has to offer. Click HERE for more details on how to optimize your travel and salmon fishing time with us.

2022 Dates

•Maximum 8 people per group (larger groups, adjustable)
•5 days fishing/5 nights stay in camp

•Group 1 (fly in) July 31–August 5 (fly out)(3 spots left)
•Group 2 (fly in) August 2–August 7 (fly out)(8 spots left)
•Group 3 (fly in) August 5–August 10 (fly out)(8 spots left)
•Group 4 (fly in) August 7–August 12 (fly out)(8 spots left)
•Group 5 (fly in) August 10–August 15 (fly out)(8 spots left)
•Group 6 (fly in) August 12–August 17 (fly out)(8 spot left)
•Group 7 (fly in) August 15–August 20 (fly out)(SOLD OUT)
•Group 8 (fly in) August 17–August 23 (fly out)(SOLD OUT)

•Group 9 (fly in) August 20–August 25 (fly out)(SOLD OUT)
•Group 10 (fly in) August 23–August 28 (fly out)(SOLD OUT)
•Group 11 (fly in) August 25–August 30 (fly out)(SOLD OUT)
•Group 12 (fly in) August 28–September 2 (fly out)…(4 spots left)
•Group 13 (fly in) August 30–September 4 (fly out)(8 spots left)
•Group 14 (fly in) September 2–September 7 (fly out)(8 spots left)
•Group 15 (fly in) September 4–September 9 (fly out)(8 spots left)

Remote Flyouts

As if Becharof Lodge On The Egegik River isn’t remote enough, special day trips on bushplanes can take you into the heart of remote Alaska. Due to our unique location we have access to dozens of remote Alaskan streams.

Be it with fly rod or spinning gear, we can take you to some of Alaska’s most prized Arctic grayling, Arctic char, rainbow trout and coho streams.

Bear Viewing

At Becharof Lodge On The Egegik River you’re likely to see brown bears during your stay. But if you want to see Alaska’s biggest predator up-close and personal, we offer special trips to Brooks Falls.

A 30 minute bushplane flight from camp finds you on the banks of the Brooks River, host to the highest brown bear populations in the world. Here you’ll observe and photograph giant brown bears, up close, all day long.

New for 2021, Sockeye Salmon Fishing!

The Egegik River receives one of Alaska’s biggest runs of sockeye salmon, yet is one of the state’s most underutilized sport fisheries. Almost 2.4 million sockeye salmon, or red salmon, swam by our lodge last summer, which is why we’re going to be guiding for them this summer; a first in the lodge’s history. 

We’ll be drifting and swinging flies through known red salmon travel routes. Sockeye salmon are hard fighting, and with a 5 fish a day limit, you’re assured of going home with some of the world’s best eating salmon! Summer daylight hours are long, and red salmon travel all day, so get ready for some fun, non-stop fishing action in one of Alaska’s most breathtaking settings, the Egegik River.

  • Maximum 6 people per group
  • 5 days fishing/5 nights stay in camp
  • Cost $2,500 or 2 anglers for $4,500 (this year only)
  • Group 1 (fly in) June 29–(fly out) July 4 (4 spots left)
  • Group 2 (fly in) July 1–(fly out) July 6 (Sold Out)
  • Group 3 (fly in) July 4–(fly out) July 9 (3 spots left)
  • Group 4 (fly in) July 6–(fly out) July 11 (Sold Out)
  • Group 5 (fly in) July 9–(fly out) July 14 (5 spots left)
  • Group 6 (fly in) July 11–(fly out) July 16 (3 spots left)
  • Group 6 (fly in) July 14–(fly out) July 19

The Blog

Big Beads For Coho On The Egegik

At Becharof Lodge on the Egegik River we're fortunate to have access to some of the best coho fishing in the world, right out our door. Thanks to the gentile nature and physical features of [...]

Curing Salmon Eggs

Last coho season, outdoor writer, Scott Haugen, spent the whole time with us, something he’s wanted to do for many years, as he ranks the silver salmon fishing on Alaska’s Egegik River as the best [...]

Flyfishing & Tying Journal Article

Enjoy the latest magazine article on what it's like fishing with us at Becharof Lodge on the Egegik River, as well as the many remote streams in our area. This story is in the spring [...]

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Fishing Trip

$4,350per person
  • Includes RT bushplane
  • 5 nights
  • 5 full days fishing!
  • Fish on arrival & departure days as flights allow