What Our Guests Say

“Outstanding, caring attitude by both Russ and Todd. They made all the difference.” - B. Rew, Hampton, VA

“There are few places we go for vacation that the whole family wants to do a second time. This is one of those experiences.” - B. Zacharias, Danville, CA

“The whole trip was our high point. The guides were amazing, and the hospitality was outstanding!” - C. Davies, San Rafael, CA

“This was our first trip here to AWA and it was everything we could have dreamed of. You have a wonderful staff and accommodations. We made friendships here from all over the world that will last a lifetime. We look forward to bringing our family back for many years to come!” - Chris C., Durant, OK

“We loved the filet mignon. Dinner food was served nicely prepared, staff were attentive to serving/cleaning up plates - nicely organized. Food quality was EXCELLENT.” - D. Hale, Sumpter, OR

“We were impressed with how well the equipment was being maintained. People were wiping down a boat and rods were being rinsed with water after a trip to salt water.” - Dennis H., Concord, CA

“The fishing trips were undoubtedly the high point. The guides were truly fantastic and made our trip. The combination of fishing & viewing wildlife was more than we could have imagined and expected.” - G. Norris, Granada Hills, CA

“The guides were terrific and genuinely wanted the guests to catch as many fish as possible, and have a great time.” - Gabrielle W., Washington, DC

“Excellent fishing. Very good cabin accommodations. Lodge, with food services and river setting wonderful. Staff went out of their way to help across the board. Look forward to returning.” - George G., San Diego, CA

“AWA was a great choice - don't change a thing just keep doing what you do.” - H. Fitchett, Boise, ID

“Cozy comfortable cabins, beautiful scenery, great food, and of course fantastic staff.” - Kevin O., Cleveland, OH

“The diversity of our fishing trips each day was what we appreciated the most...Our guide also went out of his way to provide for our safety and comfort on the river...the staff goes out of its way to be welcoming and helpful. We highly recommend this lodge.” - L. Ray, Central Lake, MI

“Gosh, can anyone say ‘location, location, location’....Gorgeous river setting and nicely appointed rooms. It was lovely. The staff was excellent and a special shout out to the chef and kitchen staff, yummy!” - Lisa V., Redwood City, CA

“What a relaxing location. The food was wonderful, good hiking in the area, loved the peace and quiet.” - Melora O., Cleveland, OH

“This was the best fishing experience we have ever had. The guides were friendly and knowledgeable, the staff anticipated our every need and the food was to die for. We are already making plans to return next year. Any fisherman that hasn't experienced sockeye fishing with a 9 foot fly rod should book a trip tomorrow.” - Ray & Irene B., DeKalb, IL

“Perfect blend of rustic wilderness experience with clean, spacious cabins and excellent food. The riverside setting was captivating.” - Richard & Leslie S., Chester, CT

“The overall experience of magnificent surroundings and excellent staff combined with an understated delivery to provide a memorable holiday. Well done.” - S. Coates, Bedford, England

“We loved it all! Catching so many fish of different species in fresh and saltwater made it so easy to disconnect from our everyday busy lives and connect with nature.” - W. Haynie, Liberty, TX