Blog | Phantom Tri-River Charters - Part 30

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Beware of Bears!

September 15, 2014

Imagine you’ve planned the trip of a lifetime: a salmon-fishing excursion in Alaska. You’ve spent months putting together an itinerary, accumulating top-notch equipment and roping a couple friends into coming, and now the time has come. When you finally arrive, you’re ready to have the fishing experience of your wildest imagination. Your first day on the river, you hook a 20-pound salmon and life couldn’t be better. And then you realize you’re not the only one excited about your catch. Fishing trips to Alaska aren’t just about the fish—they’re about the wilderness, the closeness to nature and the sense that... View Article

Salmon Versus Halibut: Which One Should You Fish?

September 1, 2014

As any fan of good fish knows, some of the best there is can be had in the waters of Alaska. And while the freedom and convenience of popping into a supermarket can satisfy a craving, a fisherman is known to prefer the freedom of open water—nothing beats the taste of fish you’ve caught yourself in the wild, or the satisfaction and pride that comes along with a bountiful catch. The great thing about fishing excursions in Alaska is that they allow for so many pleasures: the natural beauty of lakes and rivers, the skill and sportsmanship of the search... View Article

The Best Places for Alaskan Salmon Fishing Trips

August 15, 2014

Alaska is no small place—in fact, as the largest state of America, Alaska represents one of the last bastions of mystery when it comes to wildlife, wilderness and adventure. And while there are still many unexplored lakes, rivers, estuaries and inlets, if you’re looking to plan Alaskan salmon fishing trips, some of the most well known spots for casting a line aren’t a mystery at all! Take a look at a few of the places where the waters are rife with salmon and where you can drop your line in anticipation of reeling in an amazing fish that just might... View Article

Tips for Tackling King Salmon on Your Alaskan Fishing Expedition

August 1, 2014

When you’re gunning for the biggest and best prize on an Alaskan fishing expedition, you have to set your sights on the King Salmon. These beasts are the cream of the crop when it comes to reeling in a keeper and when you find one at the end of your line, you’re certainly going to have to work for it if you want to land your catch! Even experienced fishermen can come into an Alaskan fishing expedition unequipped to deal with reeling in a King Salmon—after all, we’re not talking about your run of the mill bluegill here! We here... View Article

Experiences You’re Not Expecting On Your Fishing Tour in Alaska

July 15, 2014

You’re on a website reading about chartering a fishing tour in Alaska, one of the most famous and satisfying fishing locales in the entire world. You know you are going to be catching fish, whether they’re big oily White King Salmon, or the lean, athletic sprinters of the sea, the Sockeye Salmon, or the rich and delicious Humpies. Whatever scaly prize you manage to get your hook into, you know you’re going to be going home with a full belly and a full freezer. What you don’t know about are all the perks of a real Alaskan fishing tour, however.... View Article