A Variety of Destinations and Species          
             
 

All of our fishing trips are fully guided, unless otherwise stated. All rods, reels, and bait are included. Fly-fishing equipment is NOT provided, although most guides will provide appropriate flies if given notice that you will be using your own fly-fishing gear. Clients need to bring rain gear and lunch.
All prices may be subject to an additional fuel surcharge of $15.00 pp.

**We have lakeside lodging available at our facility.
Ask for a quote when booking your fishing adventure with us.**


SOCKEYE (RED) SALMON (June – July) Catch limit is 3 pp
Allow for approximately 5 hours of fishing on these trips.

Wolverine Creek
$375.00 pp - 3 Person Minimum
Fly west across Cook Inlet to the base of the Alaska Range. Fishing area is located where a small stream flows into a large lake. Water is usually very clear and the fish can be seen in large schools close to shore.  This trip is a favorite not only for the great fishing, but it is an excellent place to view bear. Sightseeing enroute is great for bear, moose, seals, etc.  The flight is about 25 minutes each way.

Crescent Lake
$450.00 pp - 3 Person Minimum
Depart to the west of Kenai, across Cook Inlet.  Your destination is a lake at the base of Mt. Redoubt. This is a very scenic flight past glaciers and a volcano in the Alaska Range. You may also see wildlife and sea life on this flight, including bear, moose, whales or seals. The best time for Arctic Char and Lake Trout are early June through September.  The peak of the Sockeye salmon run is July 1-August 10. This lake and river fishing trip includes a boat and motor.  Limits for salmon is 3 fish per day, per person and Trout limits are 5 fish per day, per person. Morning or afternoon trips available.

 

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SILVER  SALMON(Late July-August-September) Catch limit is 3 pp
Allow for approximately 5 hours of fishing on these trips

   
  Kustatan River or Big River Lakes
$375.00 pp - 3 Person Minimum
Fly west across Cook Inlet to an area at the base of the Alaska Range.  Lake fishing from a boat, or shore fishing on a river- we will take you where the fishing is best.  Depending on which location you fish, flight time is 20-25 minutes each way.
Morning or afternoon trips available.

Chuitna River
$495.00 pp - 3 Person Minimum
This is a great river for silvers, either on the fly or with spinning gear. Fly into the remote native village of Tyonek, land in the lake there and a villager will assist us in driving you to the Chuitna River. Once there you will fish for Rainbows in the spring and Silvers in the fall in this small quaint Alaskan village.

Crescent Lake
$450.00 pp - 3 Person Minimum
Depart to the west of Kenai, across Cook Inlet.  Your destination is a lake at the base of Mt. Redoubt. This is a very scenic flight past glaciers and a volcano in the Alaska Range. You may also see wildlife and sea life on this flight, including bear, moose, whales or seals. The best time for Arctic Char and Lake Trout are early June through September.  The peak of the Sockeye salmon run is July 1-August 10. This lake and river fishing trip includes a boat and motor.  Limits for salmon is 3 fish per day, per person and Trout limits are 5 fish per day, per person. Morning or afternoon trips available.

Bachatna River
$450.00 pp - 3 Person Minimum
Fly west across Cook Inlet to an area at the base of the Alaska Range. Here you will stream fish in a clear river for Silvers. Chest waders are a requirement since you are dropped off in the river, truly an incredible Alaskan experience! Flight time is 20-25 minutes each way. Morning or afternoon trips available.

         

KING SALMON (June-July) Catch limit varies by location.
Allow for approximately 5 hours of fishing on these trips.

   
  Susitna Drainage Rivers – We have found a new King salmon fishery!
$750.00pp - 3 person minimum
A one hour flight to Susitna area Rivers for some great king fishing!  We are using a sub contractor with jet boat access to the water systems in the area for some great fishing! The limit is one king pp / per day over 20”. There are several other species of fish in the area that you can fish for once you have caught your king!  We are excited to offer this new location!

Nushagak River  
$695.00 - 4 person Minimum
Depart Island Lake westbound over Cook Inlet, through Lake Clark Pass and Lake Clark National Park and on to the Nushagak River. Sightseeing is exceptional on this trip, with glaciers, mountains and wildlife. The Nushagak River has a run of 200,000 + Chinook (king) salmon. Fishing is done mainly from the shore casting lures and bait.  Kings range from 20-50 pounds. Daily limit is two kings –1 under 28 inches and 1 over 28 inches. This trip takes about 1 ½ hours each direction-   plan for a full day.

   
         

OTHER SPECIES:

  Rainbow Trout  (June 15-September)
$450.00pp - 3 Person Minimum

Many lakes on the Kenai Peninsula and on the west side of the Cook Inlet offer good Rainbow Trout action. Size of fish and fishing techniques vary with each lake.  We will take you to the best available fishing at that time. Flight time is 30-45 minutes each way.

Grayling (June - September)
$450.00pp - 3 Person Minimum

Heading east across the Kenai Peninsula we will take you into the clear, pristine lakes of the Kenai Mountains.  Experience the thrill of top water strikes on a dry fly or just cast spinners for “big dorsal fin” Grayling.  Flight time is 30-45 minutes each way.

Northern Pike  (Late May through September)
$450.00 pp - 3 Person Minimum

Fish one of the numerous lakes of the Susitna River Drainage area for Pike, surrounded by the mountains that are home to the famous Matanuska Valley area of Alaska.

*New* Castabout Combo (mid June through September)
$625.00pp - 3 Person Minimum
A great two location trip that combines great multi species fishing with some awesome flight seeing. Fly south west across Cook Inlet to a scenic and secluded lake at the base of Mt. Redoubt.  Fish for Lake Trout and enjoy the serenity.  At midday fly north to a river system on the west side of Cook Inlet for some great salmon fishing (reds or silvers depending on the time of year.)  This trip is a real bargain for those who want to fish, flight see and view some wildlife.  Trout limit – 5 pp, Salmon limit 3 pp.
Pick one fishery from each column:

Crescent Lake and Kustatan River
    or
    Wolverine Creek

 

Shore lunches are available!  This is a special treat.  Your guide will bring the accompaniments and cook your fish on the shore.  The cost is $20.00 per person. Please let us know in advance.

   
         
 
            
   
         
 
 
 
   
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Telephone: (907) 776-5147
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