Blog | Phantom Tri-River Charters - Part 23

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When is The Best Time for Alaskan Salmon Fishing Trips?

February 15, 2014

If you are in the process of planning an Alaskan salmon fishing trip, you are probably wondering when you should plan on going. Timing isn’t always everything with fishing in Alaska—there are great opportunities to fish all year round in various parts of the state. However, you might want to ensure you are on the water during peak seasons for specific types of salmon, especially if you are a more experienced fisherman. Either way, you’re sure to get home with a huge amount of fish, but going during the right time helps ensure a huge bounty of exactly what you... View Article

How Will the Sustina Wantana Dam Affect Current Salmon Runs?

February 1, 2014

Salmon fishing trips to Alaska may be affected by a dam set to undergo construction in just a few months. If you live in the lower 48, you may have not heard much about the Sustina Wantana dam project. Basically, the idea of a large dam project has been floating around for decades in Alaska; only in the last few years has the idea become a reality. The dam project is located in the south central part of the state and will provide an enormous amount of clean energy for the state. In fact the dam itself will be one... View Article

Essential Gear to Bring on a Fishing Charter to Alaska

January 15, 2014

Fishing in Alaskan waters isn’t like fishing down at your local pond or stream! Between the colder temperatures and rougher elements at work, you’ll need a bit more gear, a more alert mind and some hardened experience as a fisherman to get you through the journey. Rest assured, however, if you’re properly prepared for an Alaskan fishing trip, it can and will be one of the most enjoyable experiences you’ll ever have on the open water! Take a look at our checklist of essential gear required for a great fishing experience in the Alaskan wilderness: Rain gear or poncho: No... View Article

What to Expect During Your Alaskan Fishing Trip

January 1, 2014

So you’ve just booked your very first Alaskan fishing trip—congratulations! You’re probably very excited, a tad nervous about what to expect and perhaps, totally in the dark about how your next adventure is about to play out. The great thing about booking a charter with Phantom Tri-River Charters is that your entire excursion is in good hands: you’ll be guided through every step of the adventure, allowing you to enjoy all of the sights, sounds and experiences you’re about to undertake. Take a look at all of the different segments of an Alaskan fishing trip that you can expect to... View Article