News From the River

The end of August and September host great silver salmon and trophy trout fishing with the ability to have great fishing for both species in one day!  We call this the Kenai double dip.  Which time is better?  This is hard to say each have...

Happy New Year everyone!  We hope you all had a wonderful holiday season and are excited about what 2019 will bring.  If you are like us and made your New Year's resolution to spend more time on the water then you should begin planning your...

In outdoor sports Mother Nature most often has a huge say in the outcome, when the planets align absolute magic can happen. This September the trout fishing on the Kenai was a great example of what "aligned planets" can fish like. We were absolutely blessed not...

Mother Nature calmed down considerably in July.  June's volatile weather swings mellowed out and offered anglers good fishing on the river and salt water.  As a whole we were pleased with the outcome of July, the Red run numbers were low, but with the exception...

Happy Valentines Everyone! For us, at Drift Away Fishing we would like to recognize one of our favorite valentines (after our wives), Kenai Rainbow Trout.  It's true, we absolutely love fishing for them, learning more about them,  taking photos...

Happy 2018 everyone,  we hope that your holidays were fantastic!  2017 was a solid year of fishing on the Kenai and Kasilof rivers, we are excited for what 2018 will bring and most importantantly the return of Pink Salmon.  Pinks run every year, but even...