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Cooper Landing Fishing Guide

Cooper Landing Fishing Guide

80 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 Cooper Landing Fishing Guide is Kenai River focused service that guides fishermen and fisherwomen through some of the world's best fishing waters. The Kenai River is a world-famous river, and Cooper Landing is lucky enough to exist near the start of this majestic river. They are a great option if you're looking for a Kenai River fishing guide, and they also offer guided Russian River fishing as well.
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.

FishHound Expeditions

FishHound Expeditions

Guided Single Day & Overnight Fly-Fishing Trips on some of Alaskas' Best Rivers | Choose From Single Day Float, Wade or Heli-Fishing & Multi Day Remote Guided Float Fishing Trips

38 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
6 - 7 Days: $4,000 to $5,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $3,000 to $4,000 Per Person
Half Day: $100 to $199 Per Person
Full Day: $100 to $199 Per Person; $200 to $299 Per Person
FishHound Expeditions is a professionally guide-owned guide-operated service that offers its guests the best of Alaska Fly Fishing Trips along many of Alaska's best rivers. They bring over 30 years of combined guiding experience, and in their downtime, they fish these rivers too. They are truly fishing masters.
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.
Dave Fish Alaska - Alaska River Guides

Dave Fish Alaska - Alaska River Guides

46 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; $500 to $599 Per Person
Dave Fish Alaska is based out of Talkeetna, Alaska. They offer a range of float trips that include master fishing expeditions and family rafting and fishing adventures. In addition to guided float trips, these guys offer a DIY option. In fact, your fishing and rafting options include full day and half day adventures with fly-in fishing and helicopter fishing too.
Denali Fly Fishing Guides

Denali Fly Fishing Guides

51 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
Half Day: $100 to $199 Per Person
Full Day: $300 to $399 Per Person; $400 to $499 Per Person
Denali Fly Fishing Guides offers remote fly fishing trips for Arctic Grayling and Trout throughout the Cantwell area. Cantwell is a 212-mile drive from Anchorage, and the Denali Fly Fishing Guides sit just off of Alaska Route 3 - the George Parks Highway making this an easy place to find. Fishing here is intense as you have easy access to both the Fish Creek and the Jack River both of which eventually feed into the Nenana River. Expect top fly fishing for Arctic Grayling. Guests also have the opportunity to catch some Rainbow Trout as well with a day trip south to the Chulitna River drainage.
Alaska Clearwater Sportfishing

Alaska Clearwater Sportfishing

Full Day: $200 to $299 Per Person
Alaska Clearwater Sportfishing fishes the waters around Copper Landing and why not. This is the upper Kenai River, Kasilof, and Russian River areas. One of the things that sets guides apart on the Kenai is the types of permits they hold. Zach holds all three permits for this area and that means you get to fish where others cannot.
Alaska Rivers Company

Alaska Rivers Company

128 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.
Alaska Kenai Fishing for Fun

Alaska Kenai Fishing for Fun

203 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
Half Day: $100 to $199 Per Person
Full Day: $200 to $299 Per Person; $400 to $499 Per Person
Alaska Kenai Fishing for Fun sits almost exactly between Sterling and Soldotna and just off the Sterling Highway. They feature guided freshwater fishing on the Kenai, Kasilof, and Russian Rivers for Salmon, Rainbow Trout, and Dolly Varden. 
Chugach Backcountry

Chugach Backcountry

26 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
Half Day: $100 to $199 Per Person
Full Day: $200 to $299 Per Person
Chugach backcountry is filled with secret fishing spots, hidden lakes, and some of the most outstanding fishing around. It's a great option for those who love the adventure of fishing wild and trophy fish. You've got 3 options when you fish with Chugach Backcountry Drift Boat, Power Boat or for the more adventurous type they offer hike-in fishing trips to smaller streams & lakes. Guests of Chugach Backcountry have access to much of the Kenai Peninsula. This includes fishing the Kenai and Russian Rivers or heading inland to catch monster Rainbow Trout in one of the many lakes.  Getting here is an easy drive. They are located in Moose Pass which is just off the Sterling Highway - Alaska Highway 1. From Anchorage, this is about 2-hours drive south from Anchorage. 

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