Alaska fly out fishing

Drifting on the Fly ALASKA AND KENAI PENINSULA BACK COUNTRY FISHING Leave a Comment

Alaska fly out fishing is one of the best ways to see the state and to get into some of the best fly fishing waters in the world. Today we fished for arctic grayling in a high mountain setting. The folks caught over a hundred fish with some reaching 16-17 inches. On a 4 weight fly rod with 6x tippet, …

Alaska fly out fishing

Drifting on the Fly ALASKA AND KENAI PENINSULA BACK COUNTRY FISHING Leave a Comment

The trip was a success yesterday. The day started off by walking the river, fishing our way down down stream. Fishing was very slow until the tide change in the afternoon. Once this happened fishing was excellent. I didn’t get any pictures of fish today because there was so many bears around. Once the fish showed up the bears showed …

Fly Out Fishing Trip

Drifting on the Fly ALASKA AND KENAI PENINSULA BACK COUNTRY FISHING, ALASKSA AND KENAI RIVER SALMON FISHING Leave a Comment

A fly out fishing trip in Alaska is a bit more expensive due to the cost of the flight but if you are interested in fishing around more bears than people this is sometimes the only option.  The group and I showed up just a little early this morning at the flight service for our fly out fishing trip. I …

backcountry fishing

Drifting on the Fly ALASKA AND KENAI PENINSULA BACK COUNTRY FISHING Leave a Comment

I have the day off today and am heading out with a buddy on a back country fishing trip for  rainbow trout today. A short 30 minute flight out of anchorage and you can be in some great remote trout waters. I’ll give a report and a few pictures later on how it was! This picture of our camp was …

Silver Salmon Fly Fishing

Drifting on the Fly ALASKSA AND KENAI RIVER SALMON FISHING Leave a Comment

When I think of Salmon on the fly rod I think Silver Salmon fly fishing.  The fishing typically gets good by mid to late July on some of our fly out fishing and mid Aug. to the end of Oct. on the Kenai peninsula and the kenai river.  In the right conditions silver salmon will take the fly very aggressively. …