At Jimmie Jack Fishing, we understand that some people may be apprehensive about jumping the gun, so we’d like to share with you a few reasons for booking your Alaska fishing guides for an early-season excursion.
“When is the best time to visit Alaska?” Well, that is going to depend mostly on what you want to target. The bottom line is that the Kenai Peninsula and its waters offer an unrivaled experience from late May through September, but you’ll need to decide what you’ll be going after.
Although the majority of anglers coming to the Kenai Peninsula are adults, we eagerly welcome anyone who wants to take their kids fishing in Alaska. If you are reading this, then you probably already know the valuable lessons we learn during our time as anglers, but it’s worth noting regardless.
As odd as it sounds, spring is just around the corner, and the crew at Jimmie Jack Fishing is already planning for eager anglers hoping to get a fresh taste of the "Last Frontier." After booking your Alaska fishing trip, we recommend using our travel packing list as a guideline for what to bring in addition to your other plans.
Our team here at Jimmie Jack Fishing has a culture of excellence, preparedness, punctuality, and professionalism. I meet so many guests every season who voluntarily tell me that my team is absolutely amazing. I believe that our culture attracts great people because great people love to be on a team that exudes excellence.
As we say goodbye to fall and await winter's arrival, the Alaska fishing season at Jimmie Jack's Fishing will come to a close. As much as we look forward to a short break, we'll also be eagerly looking forward to resuming our Alaskan fishing charters in May.
From fishing for salmon on the Kasilof River to dropping down for halibut, lingcod, and rockfish on the open sea, Jimmie Jack Fishing promises an amazing adventure on the beautiful Kenai Peninsula. Not all anglers are fortunate enough to say they've been on an Alaskan fishing trip, but those who have will tell you they've never looked at angling the same way again.
Although fishing is your primary objective at Jimmie Jack's, bear watching on the Kenai Peninsula is something you won't soon forget. Like most remote locales, the best places for viewing these majestic creatures as they roam and forage are often only accessible by floatplane or boat and are within proximity to Jimmie Jack's Fishing.
Fall fishing in Alaska is something that every avid angler should aspire to obtain. Although peak season occurs for many species during the summer months, autumn offers some of the best salmon and trout fishing opportunities on the Kenai River. On top of that, halibut fishing on the Cook Inlet has proven successful well into September.
With its majestic mountains, pristine waters, and unscathed wilderness, it’s no wonder that the Kenai Peninsula is considered a premier destination for anglers and other outdoor enthusiasts. Ensconced on the mighty bluffs of the Cook Inlet, Jimmie Jack’s Fishing Lodge offers an immaculate gateway to Alaska’s playground. As one can imagine, the ideal setting presented in one of the most beautiful regions of the world is the perfect place to experience fishing in Alaska. It’s no secret that we have some of the highest catch rates in the state, but even so, our recommendation is to hire an Alaskan fishing guide. The opportunity to catch and release one of the largest king salmon in the history of the world. Nine out of the 10 largest king salmon in the world were caught on the Kenai River!