Kenai River Fresh Catch Fishing Report

/Kenai River Fresh Catch Fishing Report

Our Kenai River Fishing Report will give you a “reel” look into the fishing conditions daily on the lower Kenai River in Soldotna as well as frequent Kenai River fishing reports for the other areas of the river including Kenai, Sterling, and Cooper Landing sections.  We also add Kasilof River fishing report information to this section when our guests fish that nearby river. Occasionally, we’ll do a special spotlight Alaska fishing report on another river system on the Kenai Peninsula such as the Anchor River, Russian River, Ninilchik River, Deep Creek, Quartz Creek or the saltwater ocean fisheries of Homer, Deep Creek/Ninilchik and Seward. Our reports are from our own family or real guest experiences and tell a story of the “reel” fishing you’ll experience here in Alaska.

Limit by Noon!

By | July 16th, 2023|

After a cup of coffee I decided to check the fishery, and the ole' Kenai River lived up to it's reputation this morning for sure! I started bumping salmon quickly and it wasn't long before [...]

Solo Salmon

By | July 15th, 2023|

Well, it's mid July, and I finally landed my first limit of 3 salmon...and I netted my own this time to see if I still had the juice, and I do. One before dinner on [...]

Getting Hooked!

By | July 9th, 2023|

The Sockeye are getting bigger already, which is a good sign for things to come....with more than a million on the way between now and early August. This one hit on about flip #100, and [...]

Salmon School

By | July 5th, 2023|

Guests straight off the Alaska Highway joined us for a quick salmon lunch today...but first we had to put one in the net (good job net man), on the fish table, and under the knife [...]

Clam Ho!!!

By | July 1st, 2023|

After nearly a dozen years, clamming has returned to the Kenai Peninsula just south of Clam Gulch, and it's been a long time in coming. We set out around 7:00 am and while we weren't [...]

Dinner Bell!!

By | June 28th, 2023|

Just in time for dinner, this early run red smacked my Salmon Stryker fly and thankfully my good friend was there to net it for me! Filleted and ready to go, and I even dodged [...]

First Catch 2023, the return!

By | June 16th, 2023|

Well, after quite a hiatus, we thought it time to once again share a fresh catch with you. Here's the 1st Sockeye Salmon of the season, caught by yours truly on a demo cast for [...]

Salmon Family 2019!

By | July 14th, 2019|

A rare & precious moment to enjoy fishing together as a family...including Opa Heinz Tobler "Oli" of Switzerland who loves his Alaska Grandsons dearly (not to mention his sweet Cindy).  These are the moments of [...]

CJ’s Hits the Limit!

By | July 14th, 2019|

Sockeye salmon are slippery when wet, but not slippery enough to escape the grasp of THIS fisherman!  CJ schooled the school of salmon silently, sneakily swimming by our shore in short order today with a limit [...]

One for the Mama!

By | July 14th, 2019|

July 14th will live in our memories as one of the best days of 2019 I'm were plentiful, the river was calm, and the much needed rain gently watered the gardens and lawn so [...]