Royal Wolf Lodge

United States Iliamna Lake, Igiugig, Alaska, United States


The Branham history in Alaska goes back to the late 1930’s with Bud and Dennis Branham paving the way by building some of the first lodges in Alaska. Their pioneering spirit lives on with Dennis Branham’s adoptive son, Chris. Chris’s natural father, Clary Palmer-Wilson, was a great white hunter in East Africa where he met Bud Branham and formed a working partnership. After hearing Clary’s concerns for his son’s future, and because of the growing unrest with the approaching independence of Tanganyika, they decided Bud would bring Clary’s oldest son Michael to the United States where he would see to his college education and eventual employment in the outdoor business which was currently generating a great deal of interest, especially in Alaska. Soon after, the next oldest son Ch View more...


Dolly Varden, Grayling , Rainbow trout, Sockeye salmon

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Iliamna Lake, Igiugig, Alaska, United States