Wild Rose Cottages

Homer, Alaska, 99603, United States | B&B

Travel Blogs from Homer

Let me show you my Salty Dawg

A travel blog entry by robsons


... end of the land out on the spit). Albeit there were only about 3 non-fish dishes on the menu (awesome ...), my beet, goats cheese and warm chicken salad was delicious so no complaints from me.

Julia and Jeff both had Halibut with an artichoke , crab & parmesan cheese crust which they said was beautiful also. Win win!

Ok, so fed we headed for the entertainment portion of the night and stopped by the Salty Dawg Saloon for a couple of drinks. ...


A travel blog entry by 10sandy


... cubs playing with each other about 30 yards from us. After we have our fill of them we move on to Moraine Lake where we sit for awhile and view the bears in the river. Next we move down a bit on a high bluff and watch more bears enjoying all the salmon in the river. The salmon are abundant and a brilliant red. The bears number about 12 along this stretch of the river - they are constantly on the move both in the water fishing (not a ...

Road trip to Homer

A travel blog entry by 2bestfriends


... blue you have ever seen. It was easy to imagine that the water was cold. Not only that, but it was FILLED with people rafting and (clearly thee spot for) 'combat fishing'.

Just south of Ninilchick, Tim saw a mound of fur along the road...which ended up being his first Alaskan Moose. It was eating and clearly uninterested in what we were up to.

The trip in to Homer was exciting as we had not been here before. ...

Happy Father's Day!!!

A travel blog entry by boysplus


... to the Homer Spit, well known for the fishing boats, restaurants and gift shops. It is also know for the "Salty Dawg Saloon" made famous by the "Time Bandit" crew on Deadliest Catch. We had to stop in for a beer. There are dollar bills with writhing on them all over the place and a bunch of bumper stickers. My favorite seems to describe Homer....A Quaint Drinking Town with a Fishing Problem. ...


A travel blog entry by spanglerdr


Up early and on our way to see Yogi and Bobo Bear... ok, these aren't exactly the tame, picinic stealing kind.  We arrive early at the hanger (of course we park in the wrong spot even though there are only 3 cars in the parking lot!) LOL  We are greeted by a smiling face and welcomed to the hanger for instructions and thigh-high waders. After instructions the smart comments and goofing around quickly follows... leaving the instructors wishing they were joining our flight. ...

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