Fishing for Salmon and Rainbow Trout in Alaska is the experience of a lifetime! No matter if you’re an experienced angler, a total beginner, or somewhere in between, guided Alaska fishing trips with Alaska Drift Away Fishing is the perfect way to experience Alaska’s fishing at its finest.
Battling a true Kenai River trophy rainbow trout will challenge the most experienced angler. Whether your passion is fly fishing or spin fishing we have the techniques and locations to set you up with the best Alaska trout fishing trip of a lifetime!
YOU, the angler, and YOUR Alaska salmon fishing trip is our top priority. Whether hunting first-run king salmon on the Kasilof river, filling the freezer with red salmon, or fly fishing silvers on the turquoise water of the Kenai, we have you covered.
The cost of your Alaska Fishing Trip will depend on what you choose to do. We have many different options for our guided fishing trips. You can book a half-day fishing trip for as low as $195 per person or choose a fishing package starting at $285 per person. You also have the option of paying per person or booking a private boat. From custom multi-day packages to 4 hours on the water we can deliver you a Kenai River experience that will last a lifetime.
We offer full day, 6hr, and 1/2 day trips. We provide all necessary gear for fishing, expert instruction, and deep knowledge about the river and its inhabitants. Your guides are the owners and have been fanatically guiding trout on the Kenai since 2005. Caution, many folks fishing a day with us have turned into longtime repeat clients. Your Kenai experience will leave you wanting more.
Our Alaska Fishing Packages allow you the flexibility to create your dream Alaska Fishing Trip. We work closely with you to plan your dream Alaska fishing package. With our experience and your desire, we will turn your dream into reality. From river and ocean fishing, flightseeing, glacier viewing, and everything in between we guarantee you will not get bored.
|King Salmon||5/20||6/25||6/5 - 6/15|
|Red Salmon||6/25||8/5||7/15 - 8/1|
|Silver Salmon||8/10||10/15||8/15 - 8/25, 9/15 - 10/15|
|Rainbow Trout||6/11||10/16||6/15 - 6/25, 7/15 - 8/5, 8/25 - 9/25|
The Alaska Fishing Season on the Kenai Peninsula runs from Mid-May through October. The Kenai and Kasilof Rivers receive 3 species of salmon and multiple runs during the Alaska Salmon Season. Trophy rainbow trout fishing on the Kenai River starts June 11 and fishes into October. Over four months of great fishing gives you plenty of options and opportunities to create the Alaskan fishing trip of your dreams. Be sure to book early as peak dates for salmon and rainbow trout fill fast.
Turquoise glacial water, mountain vistas, vast forest expanses, wild salmon, native rainbow trout, and a bounty of wildlife, this is Kenai Peninsula fishing. Whether you are an expert or beginner angler, want salmon or rainbow trout, fly fish or spin fish, the Kenai & Kasilof Rivers will exceed your expectations. May – October offer 3 species of salmon and trophy rainbow trout to fish for, the options of when and what to target are as epic as the fish swimming in the river. Let the experts at Alaska Drift Away Fishing help you design your ultimate Kenai Peninsula fishing trip.
Each month in the Alaska fishing season offers different guided fishing trips as fish species and numbers ebb and flow in line with the changing seasons. Click below to find out more about each month of the fishing season in Alaska.