Alaska Adventure Blog

Want to know about the BEST adventures, tips, and deals going on throughout Alaska? Well you came to the right place! From embarking on whales and glaciers in Seward, all the way down to world class Alaska halibut fishing in Homer- we have you covered! Keep in touch weekly as we update you on what’s new and what’s worth checking out on your adventure to Alaska this season!

Happy Travels!

Christmas Presents for the Men in Your Life

By Chastity McCarthy | November 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

Are you looking for the perfect gift for your husband, father or son this Christmas? We have an idea for you!   The outdoorsman in your life might not always love going on vacation. After all, unless you choose a destination with plenty of wildlife and outdoor activities, they might decline your offer from the start.  […]

Guest Reviews- Soaring Eagle Lodge

By Chastity McCarthy | November 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

Want to hear what Soaring Eagle Lodge’s guests have to say about their experience? It’s often that after a guest leaves the lodge, we receive a text or email letting us know what a great trip they had. There is nothing we love more than receiving those trip photos and hearing about the memories made […]

Fish Recipes You Do Not Want to Miss!

By Chastity McCarthy | October 11, 2020 | 0 Comments
fish prepped on cutting board

Caught the fish and now need to cook it? We have you covered! It’s easy to imagine images of giant king crab legs, bright red king salmon filets and flaky white halibut when anyone mentions eating in Alaska. But cook it is another story. Do not worry, we will not leave you hanging with your […]

Weddings at Soaring Eagle Lodge

By Chastity McCarthy | October 8, 2020 | 0 Comments
wedding couple dancing on Alaska beach

Getting Married? Let Us Help! While visiting us at Soaring Eagle Lodge you will experience one of a kind views of volcanoes, wildlife, and more with our exclusive and private cottages located on Ocean Front property. Each cottage is pristine in condition, offers privacy, and is remote enough to be away from traffic while still […]

Bears of Alaska

By Chastity McCarthy | September 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
grizzly bear in river

Check it out- There’s different kinds! Polar bears, brown bears and black bears, oh my! With three types of the impressive (but not cuddly) mammals living across Alaska, that’s nearly 140,000 bears roaming the state. While any visitor could certainly spend a vacation without seeing one, the chances are high you’ll spot one if that’s […]

Meet the Staff – Sharon

By Chastity McCarthy | August 11, 2020 | 0 Comments
woman smiling at camera

Sharon, the on-site lodge manager! Sharon was born and raised in South Louisiana on a cattle farm.  She then worked as an Insurance Claims Adjuster for a long period of time. At some point Shaorn was invited to cook at a Lodge in Soldotna in 2006 and it then became an annual tradition every summer […]

Heading North

By Chastity McCarthy | July 31, 2020 | 0 Comments
sun shining over mountain onto lake

Guest Blog by Hannah Somers Thursday, August 7, 2014 I landed in Baltimore at 9:30am (Eastern Time) Monday after 2.5 hours of scattered sleep. Since then, I have been doing a lot of sleeping and catching up – and procrastinating on this last post (it’s now three days later – sorry!). I’m still not exactly […]

All Inclusive Lodge Stay

By Chastity McCarthy | July 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
large male moose walking grass

Tell me about an all inclusive lodge stay… We hear this a lot. People want to know about the booking process, how to get their customized quote based on their activities, pricing per person, getting to the lodge, etc. Well, let me tell you! Your journey with Soaring Eagle Lodge typically starts out with a […]

Have Free Days During Your Stay!

By Chastity McCarthy | June 30, 2020 | 0 Comments
sun shining over mountain onto lake

Check Out Homer, AK- just a short drive down the road. Original Blog by Linda Malys Yore Can be found here: Are you on the hunt for the top things to do in Homer Alaska? Here I give you 20 unique options to add to your things to do in Homer Alaska planning list. Situated […]

Escape to Alaska

By Chastity McCarthy | June 11, 2020 | 0 Comments
Alaska mountain reflection mirrored in lake

Blog by TravelAlaska.Com Even if you’ve never been to Alaska, even if you’re confined to your home right now, we can help you find a way to escape to the wide-open spaces of the 49th state in your mind. We’re sharing some of our favorite books, movies and TV shows set in Alaska that can […]