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Fairbanks Ice Fishing Expedition in a Heated Cabin with Fish Cookout

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Go on an ice fishing expedition on a frozen lake outside North Pole. This is the ideal Fairbanks Alaska ice fishing experience as you will fish inside a heated cabin with electric! You will be warm and cozy as you fish through holes in the floor that go down to the ice. Sip hot cocoa as fish tug on your line.  Experience this Alaskan tradition guided by a professional. Afterwards we will grill the fresh fish you catch!
  • Go ice fishing in a heated cabin, just outside Fairbanks
  • A guide provides fishing gear and tips to successfully ice fish
  • Hot cocoa, reindeer sausage on buns, and a fish cookout are included
  • Choose from multiple tour times to best suit your busy schedule
What to Expect
Meet for this ice-fishing expedition at Chena Lake Recreation Area, and get ready for a fun day of fishing. Your guide takes you to a heated cabin, so you stay warm in the cold temperatures. The cabin comes with covers in the floors that are moved for perfect ice-fishing spots. Plus, hot cocoa and reindeer sausage with buns are provided. Your guide gives you all the gear you need to start fishing and even tells you great tips for catching and pulling in a fish from the ice-cold water. Once you catch a fish, enjoy a fish cookout, where you can eat the fish you caught.
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Departure Point
Chena Lake Recreation Area--Lake Park,
  • Deluxe ice fishing cabin with electric and heat
  • Hot grilled Reindeer Sausage on bun and drink
  • Your fresh fish, seasoned and grilled
  • Steaming hot cocoa
  • Fishing poles and bait
  • Local guide
  • Fishing license
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Fishing licenses are required for everyone 16 years old and older. Licenses can be bought ($25.00 cash) from guide at tour start.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 8 April 2019

First of all, our guide was Dakota, a young outdoorsman who really knows his stuff. Everything was ready for us upon arrival. We were in large pop-up tents, since it was the very end of the ice fishing season, and the wood huts had been...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Bonnie H
Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2019

The 2018/19 ice fishings season has ended. I start summer fishing trips on June 1st for trophy Northern Pike, Rainbow Trout, Arctic Grayling, and Silver Salmon. On all of my summer fishing trips I use a plane on floats to access remote lakes. I expect...More

Reviewed 5 April 2019

Perfect directions to location, great snack of reindeer sausages and a perfectly-prepared meal of fresh-caught rainbow trout and salmon. Our guide Aaron was great with beginners and seasoned fishing guests. Enjoyed everything about the morning's experience! Will definitely use them again the next time I'm...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2019

Reindeer sausage snacks and prep / cooking of your fresh-caught fish is included on all ice fishing adventures. Thank you for fishing with Rod's. Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 25 March 2019

We had a great time -- easy-to-follow driving directions and met at lake by Rod. Walked down to heated cabin & met Aaron. He got us set up and fishing immediately. Comfortable cabin -- caught several fish and had a good time doing it. I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2019

We have about a week of ice fishing left. My ice fishing cabins have been removed from the lake and we are now fishing in portable heated shelters. We are now cooking the fresh caught fish on a grill. Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 23 March 2019 via mobile

Jonathan (sorry if I misspelled it) is absolutely fantastic. He had loads of stuff to tell us, gave us pointers, patient with my youngest son (who has an anxiety disorder), knowledgeable about the river and how it’s ecology works, the list goes on. I can’t...More

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Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2019

Thank you making Rod's Alaskan Guide Service a part of your Alaskan vacation. Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 25 February 2019

Having never ice fished before I was not sure what to expect. What a great experience we all had. Our guide, Aaron, was awesome. We had a diverse group and he took care of all of the details and worked well with those with fishing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Rodney P, Owner at Rod's Alaskan Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2019

We welcome fishermen or women of all skill levels. We love teaching someone how to catch their very first fish. Thank you for the review.

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