FLY FISHING FOR KING SALMON

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Fly fishing for king salmon today and Larry Tumblin hooked up to what turned out to be a 35 lb. King Salmon this Summer. 10 wt. fly rods and sinking lines and heavy leaders did the trick. What was the fly? Stay tuned – I will show you how to tie it this fall, once things slow down. Fly fishing …

Little Susitna Trip

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The little susitna trip was a success!! Everyone hooked into King Salmon on fly rods, the food was great and plenty of it, the weather brought clear (sunscreen was definitely needed) and hot (70’s) days and everyone learned how easy it is to fish yourself to sleep! Back country trips are always a lot of fun though none of them …

FLY FISHING FOR KING SALMON

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Fly fishing for king salmon can take some patients but play your tides and look for pushes of fish to come by. The King Salmon are starting to show up in real numbers now.  I took this fish on a blue and chart. Marabou fly, Size 3/0.  A dead drift worked for this guy but sometimes you can get them …

KASILOF RIVER KING SALMON FISHING

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Kasilof river King Salmon fishing is getting good now.  On a guide trip  last Tues. and took a beautiful fresh 20lbs. King salmon.  We had a few other hits and caught a few Dolly Varden, Steel head, and flounder in the tidal water.  Things are looking up and the fishing should only get better on the kenai peninsula. If you’d …

Cordova Alaska Fishing

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I will be in Cordova Alaska fishing for the next week for steelhead, sea run cutthroat, rainbow trout, and Dolly Varden.  The fishing should be good unless the rivers get blown out and it is calling for rain throughout the week. It’s that time in Alaska!  I haven’t been able to get out and fish to much due to the weather …