SOCKEYE FISHING IS HOT, HOT, HOT!

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It’s that time again when we line the stringers with sockeye salmon (or reds)! On the turquoise waters of the Kenai River we have a lot of fun reeling these fish in, and in most cases limiting out for the day! We can give you everything you need from rod and reel, to waders and guidance on how to cast, …

ANCHORAGE TO THE KENAI PENINSULA

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One of the beautiful things about Alaska is when you look all around there is nothing but stunning views surrounding you! On your way out of Anchorage you pass through Turnagain Arm.  Turnagain Arm is known for its massive bore tides, wildlife, and epic skiing at Alyeska Resort in Girdwood.   One of the highlights while driving down Turnagain Arm …

Great day fishing for King Salmon

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It was a great day fishing for king salmon (also know as Chinook)!  These guys were eager and ready for action, and the Kasilof River did not disappoint! There’s nothing better than fresh salmon from our pristine glacial rivers, especially the Kenai River and Kasilof River!  Call today to book a date…dates are filling up, so don’t wait!  

Oelrichs on the Kenai River Bed & Breakfast.

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So you have all your fishing plans squared away but your looking for a place to stay…..we’ve got ya covered! We work directly with this gem of a B & B, Oelrichs on the Kenai River Bed & Breakfast.  They are located directly on the lower Kenai River on world class fishing holes in a very quiet, private neighborhood just …

Summer is in full swing

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Summer is in full swing here in Alaska and we are out on the rivers throwing some line! Amazingly, not only do we have epic wildlife on land and in the water, we also get to see wildlife in the clouds! Do you see it? Hint:  These are some of the many things we get to see on the rivers …

What are you waiting for?!?

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FISH ON!!! It’s the beginning of June and dates are filling in quickly!  What are you waiting for?!? Now’s the time to get that coveted date to catch an awesome salmon or trout!  Do you have a special occasion to celebrate?  Birthday, Father’s Day, Anniversary (oh la la!), or just to get outdoors?  We can promise you’ll have a great …

Its May already and time to gear up

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Its May already and time to gear up and head-out on the Kenai River and Kasilof River down in the heart of the Kenai Peninsula in Soldotna, Alaska!  Drifting On The Fly is ready to take you out on the stunning and pristine waters that flow turquoise in color to have your fly rod or spin rod bend in half with anticipation of hooking the elusive …

ALASKA Q & A!

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So you’ve been thinking about coming to Alaska or you’ve started planning a trip to Alaska…..but… you have some questions about fishing, area features, or ….well… anything Alaska!  Give us a call or email to chat!  We’ll do our best to answer your questions or “guide” you in the right direction.  We’ve been helping clients figure out when the best …

ALASKA IS OPEN!

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Whoa! The 2020 – 2021 pandemic sure has thrown a doozy at the world, but we’re still going strong! Alaska is open for business and we would love to see you in our boats this year! What a better way to get away from it all by getting out into the beautiful mountains and pristine rivers of Alaska! The fish …

What are you waiting for?

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FISH ON!!! It’s the beginning of June and dates are filling in quickly!  What are you waiting for?!?  Now’s the time to get that coveted date to catch an awesome salmon or trout!  Do you have a special occasion to celebrate?  Birthday, Father’s Day, Anniversary (oh la la!), or just to get outdoors?  We can promise you’ll have a great …