Categories for Salmon Runs

When Does King Salmon Run in Talkeetna, AK?

May 7, 2019

Are you hoping to catch some king salmon this season? Experienced fishermen know that they must time their trips right to catch the king. Since various salmon species are found in different water bodies throughout the year, it’s important to arrive when the fish do, if you expect to haul any away during your Alaskan fishing charter. If you plan to visit Talkeetna, AK and hope to find king salmon in the river, you should plan your trip for mid-June through season closure in mid-July. This is when the King salmon run in Talkeetna, AK. What else do you need... View Article

Alaskan Salmon: How Much Do You Know?

August 15, 2016

Alaskan fishing trips are an unforgettable experience at any age, especially when you go with a knowledgeable charter company. There’s nothing like spending time out on the water, taking in the breathtaking nature around you, and having the satisfaction of catching your own salmon along the way. If you’re going on a salmon expedition, you should know a bit about the catch you’re after. So how much do you know about Alaskan salmon? Read on to learn more. They share a family Salmon is the common name for ray-finned fish that are part of the Salmonidae family. Also included in... View Article

Last Call for Peak Salmon Season!

October 1, 2014

Calling all fishermen! If you’re looking to book a fishing trip to Alaska this season, you better act fast, as the peak salmon season is coming to a close. Peak salmon fishing season in Alaska is May through October and since Alaska is the ninth largest seafood-producing region in the entire world, fishing here will definitely be a success during the season. Not only does the prime fishing season bring loads of delicious salmon to the area, it also happens to bring the nicest weather of the year. Now, although you can find salmon all throughout the fishing season, it... 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

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