Great Alaska Lodge on the Kenai River in Alaska is the ideal location if you wish to combine first class fly fishing for trophy King Salmon with bear watching and adventure activities. The Kenai Rivers Salmon Fishing attracts many anglers and to Alaska every year. On top of this, it is an ideal location for people travelling with non-angling partners due to the array of activities that are on offer.
The Kenai River supports a healthy population of Chinook, King, Sockeye, Coho and Silver Salmon every year. The Sockeye return to the Kenai by the thousands. With hundreds of thousands of fish in the river, it can be very easy to catch your limit. The Silver Salmon that return to the Kenai are absolutely astounding. They are very large and full of fight adding to the many attractions of the river.
Great Alaska lodge is located right on the Kenai River; this 3-Star lodge is situated on 25 acres of prime mid-river property overlooking the confluence of the Kenai and Moose rivers with a backdrop of the mountains.
With 50 miles of Kenai River to fish, you will be fishing such a wide variety of areas that could be from as little as 5 minutes away from the lodge to up to an hour away, your guides will decide where you will be fishing on that day. Fishing on the Kenai River is from 20’ River Sleds. These boats are ideal fishing platforms for targeting the world’s largest King Salmon and casting for the acrobatic Silvers.
We are fortunate to have been permitted to fish the refuge Trout waters of the upper Kenai. This area is one of the most spectacular Trout fisheries in the state; catch and releasing 25 Trout or Char up to 10 lbs is not uncommon.
The guides on the Great Alaska Lodge all know the area very well and all speak very good English. Our guides are also to help and assist regardless if you have many year’s experience or you are a complete beginner.
At the Great Alaska lodge, there are many other activities available including river rafting, bear watching, Zip lining, mountain biking and glacial river cruising.
If you have any questions on any of the fly fishing holidays in Alaska then contact us in the office, our experienced team will be happy to help you with any queries you have. Additionally, you can request a free brochure. You can see all our fly fishing holidays in Alaska here.