Martin Kviteng

Owner, Pilot-Guide & Explorer.  Twenty-three years with the lodge.

Left Norway at the age of 21 in search of FREEDOM & the Ultimate ADVENTURE…

Found it on Lake Clark at Fishing Unlimited!

Martin beaver pilot


Dave Tyson

Director of Operations & Pilot-Guide.  Thirty-nine years with the lodge.

Reliability and attention to detail that are appreciated by guests who return year after year.

His flying skills and knowledge of our fishery are unsurpassed.



Kathy Layton

Cooking and housekeeping.  Kathy is a true country girl who brings her love for Alaska and years of experience to our staff;

providing home baked goodies, great lunches and a tidy, friendly atmosphere.

kathy red salmon



Joshua Moody


“The natural beauty and the significance of the fishery make the Bristol Bay region an awesome place to come

summer after summer.  Fishing is such a big part of my life, it’s brought me to Alaska

and the Steelhead in Oregon are a big reason I spend my winters there.”



Cole Eckelman


A love for everything outdoors.

He brings his skills and great attitude on every adventure!

Wants to grow up and be just like Martin.



Cole Kraetsch

Guide.  Born and raised in the Colorado Rockies.

True outdoorsman who’s been guiding fishermen and hunters since high school.

“Love just being in the ourdoors listening to a stream rolling over the rocks, or the leaves of fall singing in the trees with the breeze;

that’s my sanctuary.”

Cole Kraetsch



Olav Kviteng

Chief.  Forty-seven years of guiding Martin.