Categories for Alaskan Fishing Trip

Get Ready for Your Next River Fishing Trip!

May 4, 2021

River fishing tours in Alaska are some of the most relaxing and beautiful experiences one can have outdoors. While the ocean is a great place to catch giant fish in Alaska, the rivers are also abundant in fish and have the advantage of being less impacted by bad weather. Here are some tips for planning river fishing trips in Alaska. And remember: If you’re unfamiliar with the area, it can be extremely helpful to hire an experienced guide for Alaska fishing tours. What you’ll need Freshwater fishing is a bit different than saltwater fishing. The tackle required is usually more... View Article

When, Where and What Should I Fish for in Alaska?

February 16, 2021

Whether you are an Alaska resident or are planning a trip to visit, booking a fishing tour or fishing charter should be on the top of your to-do list. Fishing tours are a great way to see the beauty of Alaska’s many rivers, lakes and ocean views. There are opportunities to go out on fishing charters at any time of year, with different kinds of fishing being optimal at different seasons. If you are interested in booking a fishing tour in the gorgeous state of Alaska, here are some options you should be aware of. All things salmon Especially if... View Article

What Types of Fish Can Be Caught in Alaska?

January 26, 2021

Planning a trip to Alaska? In case you haven’t heard, there are plenty of big and delicious fish to be caught in Alaska. When you book a fishing boat charter, your guides will let you know which types of fish you can catch in Alaska—but wouldn’t you like a preview of everything you could come across? Here are the main types of fish you can catch in the state. Ask your fishing charter guide about other opportunities that may present themselves! Saltwater fish Halibut: Pacific halibut tend to be bottom dwellers, lurking hundreds of feet beneath the ocean’s surface. If... View Article

Five Important Alaska Game and Fish Laws

December 4, 2020

Alaska game and fish laws preserve species so fishing seasons remain viable. Failing to follow these regulations leads to fines and may even remove all fishing privileges for a set time. It is vital to stay in compliance to avoid punishment and preserve species, thereby ensuring fishing sports are able to continue into the future. Here are five important game and fish laws in Alaska that will affect your angling trip: Fishing license required: Before you fish, you need a license. Residents under age 18 and non-residents under age 16 are not required to carry a fishing license. You can... View Article

When Is Fishing Season in Alaska?

November 20, 2020

The fishing season in Alaska lasts the entire year! While you cannot fish for all species all the time, you will always find something to pursue if you visit us for an angling adventure. The best time to fish in Alaska depends on what you hope to catch, and there is nothing but options. Here are the multiple answers to “When is the fishing season in Alaska?” so you can plan your trip: Salmon: Salmon are popular catches for visitors, and many of our customers are itching to catch one. However, do not hope for this unless you plan to... View Article

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