Categories for Alaskan Fishing Charter

Tips for Catching the Most Bass

June 25, 2019

Are you hoping to bring home your best bass catch yet? What fishing enthusiast isn’t? But what’s the secret to a successful day on the water? Fishing for bass offers some unique challenges as well as some intriguing methods. Whether you’re booking a fishing charter in Alaska or heading out on your own private excursion, use the following tips to improve your success rate with these elusive fish. Use Wounded Bait Is your plastic worm shredded from use? Don’t throw it away—it’s now perfect for bass fishing. Bass prefer to ambush prey that is wounded, so a worm that is... View Article

Is Swimming in Lakes and Rivers Safe Anymore?

June 27, 2018

There are few things more refreshing than taking a relaxing dip into a freshwater stream, river or lake. Especially in the heat of summer, diving into your favorite local body of water is an excellent way to cool down and relax. Before you jump in, however, you may be wondering whether or not it’s safe to enter a wild, untamed body of freshwater. Concerns about currents, pollution and wildlife often deter people from swimming in natural bodies of water, like streams and lakes. Thankfully, it’s perfectly safe to swim in most bodies of fresh water. Even if a body of... View Article

Alaska Department of Fish and Game Closes King Salmon Fishing

March 28, 2018

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADFG) regulates how much and how often commercial and recreational fishers can harvest from the Last Frontier’s rich natural bounty. This means that occasionally, fishing some of the state’s most popular catches is off-limits. King (or Chinook) salmon season usually runs from May through September, although ADFG may close the season some years to protect native salmon populations. If this is the case, there’s no need to despair! You can still test your sportsman skills and catch a delicious fish out on the open water. You should consult with an expert in Alaskan... View Article

Discover These Native Fish on Your Next Alaskan Fishing Charter

February 23, 2018

Each region of the world offers its own unique discoveries. In Alaska, locals and visitors enjoy a host of fish native to the area. Some of these species are not found elsewhere in the world. Others are found in various parts of the world, but are found in greater abundance here. Learn more about them and discover them in person on your next Alaskan fishing charter. Following is a quick guide to some of the main varieties of fish you can expect to see in Alaska. Use this to make a list of fish you’d like to see, catch, raise... View Article

Fun Facts About Nome, Alaska

December 6, 2017

Nome is mainland Alaska’s westernmost major town. The city boasts a unique and interesting history, a thriving fishing and maritime culture and an enthralling amount of gold deposits. Nome has some of Alaska’s most intriguing sites, and is a must-see town for any tourists joining a fishing charter in Alaska. Nome, Alaska is home to roughly 3,500 residents, and sits at the tip of the state’s Seward Peninsula on the Bering Sea. The city straddles the Bering Strait, which separates North America from the Russian mainland by just 55 miles at its narrowest point. Both indigenous Alaskan and Russian heritage... View Article

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