How much does it cost to deep sea fish in Alaska?
A full day consists of 9 – 12 hours. All freshwater fishing will be on the Kenai River or the Kasilof River depending on the time of year and type of fishing. Our prices do not include the 5% sales tax for Kenai.
|Saltwater Prices||Per Person|
|Halibut – Out of Anchor Point or Deep Creek||$275.00 – July $295.00|
Is it expensive to go deep sea fishing?
A half day (4 hours) of fishing with a good quality deep sea guide service costs around $800 for a 1 to 6 person group plus 15-20% for gratuities. The larger your group is, the more you can split the costs and save money. Of course rates seem to vary depending on the destination and time of year.
Can you go deep sea fishing in Alaska?
If you’re visiting from the East Coast, you might be surprised by the Alaska deep sea fishing on offer. Out here, it’s all about bottom fishing for the delicious and hard-fighting Alaskan Halibut, along with a host of other delicacies such as Lingcod, Rockfish, and Crab.
What kind of fish do you catch deep sea fishing in Alaska?
Bottom fish such as Halibut, Red Snapper, and Rock Fish also known as Sea Bass are plentiful on these trips. Most combination packages have a choice of Salmon or Ling Cod as well as Halibut.
What is the fishing season in Alaska?
If you’re visiting Alaska, you’ll mostly likely to arrive in summer. Peak season for salmon fishing occurs from May through September, with the five major species spread across the season. King Salmon fishing begins in May, and you can continue fishing for Silver Salmon all the way through November.
Do you keep the fish you catch deep sea fishing?
Depending on where you’re fishing, your captain and crew may be able to clean and fillet your fish for you once you’re off the boat. This way, you can take it home with you. Some crews will charge you for this service, others won’t. Some will split the catch with you 50-50, others will let you keep it all.
Do you need a fishing license in Alaska?
Yes, fishing licenses are required in order to fish in Alaska. Different licenses are available for residents, non-residents, and military. Senior licenses for ages 60+ are available for residents only.