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Alaska Fishing with Mark Glassmaker

Alaska Fishing with Mark Glassmaker

Top-Rated Fishing Guides & Affordable Lodging Packages | Kenai River, Cook Inlet & Remote-Fly Out Fishing

67 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
6 - 7 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
Half Day: $200 to $299 Per Person
Full Day: $200 to $299 Per Person; $500 to $599 Per Person
Alaska Fishing with Mark Glassmaker has been providing high quality Alaska fishing experiences on the Kenai Peninsula for over 25 years. Expect experienced, professional, and courteous guides that enjoy what they do. They are located near the town of Soldotna which allows them to provide their guests with a multitude of Kenai Peninsula fishing options. For those just looking for a day or two of guided fishing they offer half & full day guided fishing trips...and for those looking for a complete Fishing & Lodging package they have a series of cabins along the Kenai River. Choose from a 3, 5 or 7 Night Fishing & Lodging package or let them customize a package to fit exactly what you're looking for. They will provide you with all of the fishing gear...expect high quality fishing gear & new, clean, comfortable & safe boats. For those who choose a fishing & lodging…
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Experience a day of guided fishing on either the Kenai River or Kasilof River with one of our professional guides. Depending on the time of year you visit fish for King Salmon, Sockeye Salmon, Silver Salmon, Trout or choose one of our combo trips of you would like to fish for both Salmon & Trout. Combo trips are only offered on full day (8 or 10 hour) trips.

We use high quality, professional, and courteous guides. Our fishing guides enjoy what they do and are very proficient in their chosen profession. On all of our guided fishing trips, we provide all of the necessary fishing gear. We are very particular about the equipment we use, and you can expect nothing but the best. All of our boats are new, clean, comfortable and safe.


Accessing remote Alaska fishing waters via float plane will elevate your pursuit to an entirely different level. By far the most popular fly out fishing trip we offer is sockeye and bear viewing at Big River Lake/Wolverine Creek. Here you will experience thousands of sockeye schooling in the shallows all while being in a remote fly out location where there are no roads and bears outnumber humans. We also do a flight seeing tours over spectacular glaciers (weather permitting) on the return flight so for many, this is a once in a lifetime trip!

We also offer fly-out trips to the Nushagak River to target King Salmon and Chuit Lake or Crescent Lake to target Sockeye Salmon, Silver Salmon & Trout.


All cabins are clean, comfortable and conveniently located close to the world famous Kenai River. On all of our guided fishing trips, we provide all of the necessary fishing gear. We are very particular about the equipment we use, and you can expect nothing but the best. All of our boats are new, clean, comfortable and safe.

Choose from one of our fishing packages or create your own. Choose from the Kenai River, Kasilof River or a Saltwater Halibut Trip. Depending on the time of year you visit fish for King Salmon, Sockeye Salmon, Silver Salmon, Trout & Halibut. You can even choose to upgrade your trip and add on a remote fly-out fishing experience!

- 3 Nights & 2 Days of Fishing Starting at $720 Per Person - 5 Nights & 3 Days of Fishing Starting at $1,095 Per Person - 7 Nights & 5 Days of Fishing Starting at $1,765 Per Person - Fishing and lodging packages are flexible and can be personalized for your trip.

Jimmie Jack's 'Original' Alaska Lodge

Jimmie Jack's 'Original' Alaska Lodge

All-Inclusive Top Quality Guided Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing Trips | Expect a High Quality Experience Both On & Off the Water at an Affordable Price!

264 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
6 - 7 Days: $2,000 to $3,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
Jimmie Jack's Lodge is a lodge and charter service. The lodge sits along the shores of Cook Inlet and provides a perfect location for saltwater or freshwater fishing. The lodge features a main lodge and out cabins. The rooms in the lodge feature private bath, and some have their own kitchen and dining area. The cabins are large and sleep up to five for the McKinley Cabin or up to four at the Gold Miner's Cabin. The cabins and lodge rooms are comfortable and equipped with modern features. The lodge provides continental breakfast only. For lunch and dinner guests either cook for themselves or head into town. The lodge sits three hours by car, and you will need to drive yourself to your own fishing charter. The guides for charters are professionals with Coast Guard license.
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Mention this AD for your "Big King Combo Package" deal by calling Jimmie Jack's 'Original' Alaska Fishing Lodge now! Call Toll-Free 1-866-553-4744, and ask for your deal today. You will experience five nights and four days of fishing trips for Kenai River king salmon, silver salmon, halibut, lingcod, rockfish, or rainbow trout. Experience Jimmie Jack's award winning staff in Alaska. Jimmie Jack's Alaska Fishing Lodges are the recipient of the prestigious TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Award.

Your staff here at Jimmie Jack's Lodge has an overwhelming commitment to excellence. The success of your trip is our focus. Our commitment to you starts with your inquiry. We give you what you desire: You will fish in the cleanest boats, and some would say the best looking boats, on the Kenai River. Most importantly, Jimmie Jack's guides fish to produce fish.

Alaska Troutfitters

Alaska Troutfitters

21 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
6 - 7 Days: $2,000 to $3,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
Half Day: $100 to $199 Per Person
Full Day: $200 to $299 Per Person; $900+ Per Person
Alaska Troutfitters is an amazing blend of every aspect of fly fishing that you can imagine. The fully stocked fly shop is stocked with industry professionals too. They are all happy to share their knowledge, teach you tricks or give you tips on how to fish the Kenai and Russian rivers or the Quartz and Crescent creeks. That's just a stop on your way to your own Alaska Fishing Trip adventure or on your way to the lodge. Their Lodge is the Riverfront Lodging and sits along the fish-rich stretch of the Upper Kenai River. While they are many Kenai River fishing lodges & guides to choose from...Alaska Troutfitters offers one of the best experiences & values you'll find. Experienced guides, a variety of fishing options, comfortable accommodations and dozens and dozens of rave reviews show you that Alaska Troutfitters is a cut above.
The River Crew

The River Crew

28 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
6 - 7 Days: $2,000 to $3,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
Half Day: $100 to $199 Per Person
Full Day: $200 to $299 Per Person
The River Crew offers guided Kenai River fishing and lodging provided through A Cabin by the Pond, which offers small, well-equipped cabins with easy access to the Kenai River. Welcome to the Kenai Peninsula and home to the world-famous Kenai River. Here you have access to King Salmon, Silver Salmon, Sockeye Salmon (by the millions), and Chum Salmon. Here you also can target Trophy Rainbow Trout and Dolly Varden. By Trophy, we mean Rainbow Trout in the 30+ inch range.
Alaska Rivers Company

Alaska Rivers Company

135 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
6 - 7 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
Half Day: $100 to $199 Per Person
Full Day: $200 to $299 Per Person
Alaska Rivers Company sits just off of the Sterling Highway in Cooper Landing and along the shores of the Kenai River. Getting here is fairly easy. You can drive from Anchorage in about 2.5 hours or you can fly into any of a number of small local airports, such as the one in Sterling. Alaska Rivers Company offers guided rafting and fishing trips along the upper Kenai River and around the Spencer Glacier area.
Big Sky Charter & Fishcamp

Big Sky Charter & Fishcamp

15 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
6 - 7 Days: $2,000 to $3,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
Half Day: $200 to $299 Per Person
Full Day: $300 to $399 Per Person; $400 to $499 Per Person
The Big Sky Charter & Fish Camp sits on the shores of the Kenai River in the town of Sterling, Alaska. Guests are housed in a series of cabins that range from the "Chalet" to the "Rustic Cabin." Some cabins have private bathrooms and others share a bathing house. All cabins have full kitchens, so guests handle their own meal preparation.
Orca Adventure Lodge

Orca Adventure Lodge

115 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
6 - 7 Days: $2,000 to $3,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
Orca Adventure Lodge sits on the head of Orca Inlet on beautiful Prince William Sound in Cordova, Alaska. Lodge offers 40 guest rooms, each with a private bathroom in what was once the Orca Cannery. The lodge also offers remote cabins for groups ranging from 2-12 guests. Some venues offer guided fishing, while others offer only self-guided fishing adventures. Whether you choose to stay at the lodge on Orca Inlet or if you prefer to stay at one of the remote cabins, there is a full list of options available for you.
Kenai Adventure Lodge

Kenai Adventure Lodge

6 - 7 Days: $2,000 to $3,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
The Kenai Adventure Lodge sits along the banks of the Kenai River near Soldotna. The lodge is beautifully constructed. It is as beautiful inside as it is outside. The hand-hewn log lodge is comfortable and hospitable. Best of all, the Kenai Adventure Lodge is a mere 30 minutes from the Kenai airport. Each of the guest rooms features a private bath and can sleep 3+ guests. The lodge itself range over 6000 square feet and holds six guests. There are common areas that are found on all three stories and makes an excellent retreat for families or corporate trips. Staying here includes breakfast and a boxed lunch.
Riddle's Fishing Lodge

Riddle's Fishing Lodge

11 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
6 - 7 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
Riddle's Fishing Lodge sits on the bank of the Kenai River, about ten minutes from the town of Kenai. Guests are lodged in cabins that sleep 4-6 people and offer all of the conveniences of home. Each cabin has a full kitchen, private bath, TV, daily maid service, and linens. The cabins are non-smoking, but the grounds and porches are smoke friendly.
Alaska Eagle Head Resort

Alaska Eagle Head Resort

12 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
6 - 7 Days: $2,000 to $3,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $1,000 to $2,000 Per Person
The Alaska Eagle Head Resort is a year-round destination that sits along the Kenai River in Sterling, Alaska. The lodge, which is a series of cabins, is new, beautifully built, and perfectly situated so that guests can take advantage of everything on the Kenai Peninsula during every season.

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