Alaska King Fishing

Join Alaska King Fishing for your fishing adventure on the Kenai and Kasilof rivers. Exploring these waters is guaranteed to help you make some lifelong memories. Whether you leave with a 50 lb Chinook Salmon, or some smaller Sockeye Salmon, guide Wyatt Ruff will make sure you have fun.

Guide Wyatt has over 500 trips under his belt, so he has the ability and knowledge to take you where the fish are depending on the season. You can visit these rivers from June to September, and there is always something to target.

You’ll come aboard his 21’ Fishrite aluminum boat which takes up to 5 people who can fish at the same time. The experience of your guide makes up for any navigational equipment, giving you an authentic experience on the water.

All the fishing gear will be on board, including St. Croix rods and Shimano reels. You’ll need to get a fishing license, which you can do online. If you choose to keep your catch, your guide will be happy to clean it for you, so you can enjoy a tasty dinner after a fun day on the water!

Kids are always welcome on the boat, and you’ll find life jackets for everyone on board. There’s plenty of storage as well, so you don’t have to worry about getting your catch back to shore!

If you join Wyatt in June and July, you’ll be targeting King Salmon (Chinook), in which case you need a King stamp on top of your fishing license. Join anywhere from June to August, and you’re in for a treat, targeting the delicious Sockeye Salmon. August and September are reserved for the prized Silver Salmon (Coho).

Make sure to bring some snacks and drinks to stay refreshed, some rain gear, and you’re all set. Choose what you’re most interested in, and get on board for a great Alaskan fishing adventure!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Private
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Sep 15
    $1,175
    price breakdown
    $1,175
    This is a great trip for you if you want to spend a day enjoying some of the best river fishing around. You'll target the tasty Sockeye Salmon, as well as Coho and Chinook Salmon, depending on the season. Guide Wyatt will provide all the equipment you'll need, just bring your fishing license, and some food and drinks to stay refreshed. If you want to catch King Salmon, you need a King stamp as well. Bring some rain gear with you, and spend a whole day exploring these great fishing grounds!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM) – Private
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Sep 15
    $825
    price breakdown
    $825
    If you like getting out on the water in the early hours, this is the trip to book. Target Chinook, Coho, and the delicious Sockeye Salmon in the morning and spend 6 hours with your guide, Wyatt. He will make sure you have everything you need for a productive trip, all you need to do is obtain a fishing license, which you can do online. If your wish is to catch some King Salmon, don't forget your King stamp. Bring some rain gear, some snacks and drinks, and get ready for some river fun!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM) – Private
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Sep 15
    $825
    price breakdown
    $825
    Go fishing for fighting King and Silver Salmon, or the tasty Sockeye Salmon! The fish you will target depend on the season. This is a 6-hour trip, so you're sure to reach your quota. Your guide will have all the equipment you need, just bring your fishing license you can obtain online. If you're up for targeting King Salmon, don't forget your King stamp. Bring some rain gear, some drinks and snacks to stay refreshed, and you're ready for your Alaskan fishing experience!
  • Shared trip
    Full Day Trip – Shared
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Sep 15
    $470
    price breakdown
    $470
    This is a great chance to spend a whole day on these Alaskan waters, targeting fighting Coho and Chinook Salmon, as well as the mouth-watering Sockeye Salmon! Your guide will make sure you have all the equipment you need to reach your fishing quota. Get your fishing license online, and if you're targeting King Salmon, don't forget your King stamp. Bring some food and drinks to stay refreshed, and some rain gear, and join guide Wyatt for some river fishing fun!
  • Shared trip
    Half Day Trip (AM) – Shared
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Sep 15
    $330
    price breakdown
    $330
    If you're an early bird, this is the trip for you! Get out on the water in the early morning and target Coho and Chinook Salmon, or the tastiest one, Sockeye Salmon. You'll have everything you need on board, and your guide will make sure you reach your quota. Don't forget your fishing license, and if you're targeting King Salmon, you need a King stamp. Bring some rain gear, some snacks and drinks, and join guide Wyatt on the Alaskan water!
  • Shared trip
    Half Day Trip (PM) – Shared
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Sep 15
    $330
    price breakdown
    $330
    You will target fun fighting Silver and King Salmon from the boat or fish for the tastiest of Salmon, the Sockeye Salmon! The target fish depend on the season. This is a 6-hour trip, so you're guaranteed some catch. Your guide will provide all the necessary equipment, just make sure to bring your fishing license, and if you want to fish for King Salmon, don't forget your King stamp. Take some rain gear with you, some drinks and snacks, and you're all set for this Alaskan adventure!

About the Captain

Wyatt Ruff
Soldotna, Alaska, United States
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2 Customer Reviews
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Member since July 2019
Wyatt has been guiding for 6 years, but fishing for much longer. He's technically not a local, as he lives and fishes in Alaska in the summer months only, but he's an experienced guy. With over 500 guide trips, he knows all the best places for fishing in these rivers. He is all about his customers experiencing a trip of their lifetime, leaving happy and returning gladly.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Salmon (Chinook) Salmon (Chinook)
Salmon (Coho) Salmon (Coho)
Salmon (Sockeye) Salmon (Sockeye)

Boat Specs

Fishrite (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 2008. Powered by a 50HP Yamaha engine.

Length
21 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Trolling
Spinning

Amenities

Life Jackets
Life Jackets

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 30 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 30 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
PayPal

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Aaron B.
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Awesome day with Captain Wyatt

VERIFIED   July 30, 2020
I booked 6 hours but only needed 4 to limit out with Sockeyes. We had to switch from Kings because they were spotty and was...
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Half Day Trip with Captain Wyatt

VERIFIED   June 21, 2020
Great day of excellent guiding and good conversation. Thanks!!
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