Rainbow trout fishing on the Kenai River

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Fall Rainbow trout fishing on the kenai river has been very good this fall.  Friends and clients  are all getting into big fish and lots of them.  Follow the sockeye salmon and you will be sure to find a concentration of quality rainbow trout.  Flesh flies are starting to really produce some good fish as well.  The fishing season is …

STEELHEAD FISHING

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This week we will kick off steelhead fishing camp! We will be camped out on the Anchor river the first weekend in Oct. If you are interested in camping off the end of the fishing season sharing camp with some hard core steelhead fishermen and we’d love to have you join us. We plan to have a wonderful camp fire …

Guided Kenai river trout fishing

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Taking a guided kenai river trout fishing trip will improve your odds of landing that fish of a lifetime.  We spend a lot of days chasing rainbow trout here in Alaska ever year and the Kenai river offers some of the best road accessible trout fishing in the world.  You can go on a do it yourself fishing trip on …

GUIDED KASILOF RIVER KING SALMON FISHING

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Guided Kasilof river King salmon fishing is officially over on the Kenai peninsula now.   The end of July marks the end of King salmon fishing on the Kenai peninsula.  Though it was a great season we are now geared up and focused on Silver Salmon, Sockeye salmon and rainbow trout fishing now. I had the pleasure of fishing with …

Bristol Bay float trip

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The fishing on the Bristol Bay float trip for 6 days was great!  Everyone returned to Anchorage with a few sore.   Dry flies, Mouse patterns, and streamers all produced Arctic Grayling, arctic char and  Rainbow trout. Here is a picture of one of the guys with a trophy sized Grayling taken on day 2 of the float. Look for many …

Alaska Fly Out rainbow Trout Fishing

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Alaska fly out rainbow trout fishing trips are really something to look forward to.  I leave tomorrow on a 7 day adventure in Bristol Bay for trophy rainbow trout and king salmon fishing.  This is a personally designed trip for the HARD CORE, adventurous fisherman that wants to get the most out of there experience.  We will be in state …

Shenandoah Valley fly fishing

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I had a chance to get home and fly fish in the Shenandoah national park and Shenandoah valley  for a couple of days.  Shenandoah valley fly fishing involves a lot of hiking, wade fishing and or drift boat fishing.  The weather was OK and the fishing was great.  I only had a couple of opportunities to get out with the …

KENAI RIVER

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The rainbow trout fishing on the Kenai River should be excellent until the end of the month when the river closes. My last trout trip was last week on the middle Kenai river until the opener in June. To those that are able to get out in the next couple of days. Good Luck! This is one of my favorite …

WINTER FISHING ON THE KENAI RIVER

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Winter fishing on the kenai river is much more work than fishing in the summer time, we have way more winter than summer so we have to improvise. The gage in Cooper Landing at the headwaters of Kenai River is reading about 355 cubic feet per second.  We should start to see a drastic change in stream flow with melt …

KENAI RIVER RAINBOW TROUT

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When fishing if I have the opportunity to get above a hole and watch for a minute, I take full advantage.  Spotting Kenai river rainbow trout is difficult in the glacier tented water but it can be done.  Watching over a gravel bar can be the most productive.  Early in the spring rainbows on the kenai river will cruise in …