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Dave Fish Alaska

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100 Lichtenwalner St, Talkeetna, AK
+1 541-306-7370
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First Time Fly fishing

We booked a half day fly fishing with Dave Fish Alaska, we communicated to Dave that we have never... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Z9277JDmarkg
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Over-promising and under-delivering

Our trip was July 15-24, 2017. I’d give the trip 3 stars out of 5. Dave and guide Tod were... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Corley P
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Offering Great Fishing & Rafting Adventures out of Talkeetna Alaska. We offer Half & Full Day options for both Fishing & scenic Rafting. For the true Alaska experience join us on one our fully guided overnight river trips!
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good5%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“catching fish” (4 reviews)
“rainbow trout” (4 reviews)
“king salmon” (7 reviews)
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100 Lichtenwalner St, Talkeetna, AK
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+1 541-306-7370
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a half day fly fishing with Dave Fish Alaska, we communicated to Dave that we have never fly fished before and when we met with the guide, not Dave, we were told that he needs our fishing licenses before going on the tour....More

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DaveFishAlaska, Manager at Dave Fish Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I’m so sorry you felt rushed. We do send out a confirmation email stating where to get fishing licenses and that you need to bring drinks and snacks, along with what to expect and what to wear. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Our trip was July 15-24, 2017. I’d give the trip 3 stars out of 5. Dave and guide Tod were excellent boatmen, and took care of setting up and tearing down the camp each day. The food, while not plentiful, was tasty and well prepared....More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is not you ordinary run of the mill fly fishing trip. When schedules opened up at the last minute for a friend and I the search began for 3 days of fishing in Alaska. Being early August I held out little hope. It didn't...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I don't even know where to start! How about when I called last winter, and Dave and Heather were on vacation in Mexico, and STILL answered their phone. Both incredible people, and extremely organized. From the time the trip was booked for my brother and...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Dave Fish was the perfect outfit for me to book my adventure with! Heather was terrific at handling all the details pre- and post-trip. They put together a package that met my checklist perfectly (I wanted to take a float plane to a VERY secluded...More

1  Thank Jeff I
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

We went 'fly fishing' with Dave Fish, since the reviews seemed pretty good. We got a loser of a guide who couldn't be bothered with us. Don't waste your money. You'd have a better experience fishing from shore than using Dave Fish.More

1  Thank janetj895
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DaveFishAlaska, Owner at Dave Fish Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

Hi Janet, I am sorry if your experience with Dave Fish Alaska was less than what you hoped for. Before I can respond to your post I need a little more information. Your review was very short and did not mention any specifics. I do...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Where to start? It is hard to find words to describe the five day fishing trip we experienced with Dave. If you're looking for a five star resort this is not it. But if you're a die hard fisherman book your trip now! Dave and...More

1  Thank Matt H
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

My son and I took a half day float fishing trip while in Talkeetna. Having never fished before, we contacted Dave to see if he'd take some complete novices and give us an introduction to salmon fishing. He was happy to help, and the whole...More

1  Thank rjcfraser
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

We had a group of 6 that went out for a morning fly fishing tour. We were driving to a river where we boarded rafts to float down the river to fishing spots. It was all catch and release. They supplied waders for us and...More

1  Thank Todd E
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

3 friend and I booked a week of fishing with Dave in August of 2016, looking for rainbows and silvers. We had planned to float Clear Creek, but the weather and water conditions intervened. Dave had an alternate plan and had us floating down Moose...More

1  Thank RV8ORCRAIG
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