Salmon Fishing Near Anchorage

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If you’re ready to go fishing in Palmer, book a trip with Fisherman’s Choice Charters. Your guide for the day is Captain Ray or Captain Doug, giving you access to years of professional experience.

Top targets include Sockeye Salmon, Coho Salmon, Chinook Salmon, and more, depending on when you go.

No need to bring any equipment
Our fishing charters comes fully equipped with everything you need.
So the only thing you’ll have to worry about is your fishing licenses,
food, drink, having fun and fishing of course!✫

Your boat for the day is a 24’ Aluminum fishing that holds up to 12 passengers. It comes with and all the essentials. What’s more, this vessel is wheelchair accessible.

Before coming aboard, you may need to buy a local fishing license for everyone in your group. This information is usually available online, or you can ask the captain. Some species may be off limits or require a special tag, so make sure you know what to expect.

Don’t forget to bring a hat, sunglasses, bottled water, and sunblock (non-spray). If you’d like to bring other drinks, just ask. Alcohol is allowed in moderation, but try to avoid hard liquor as well as glass bottles.

How often would you rather be fishing? Go on and turn that day dream into a reality, with Fisherman’s Choice Charters.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Shared trip
    Salmon Fishing ½ Day 10 AM
    In demand! Last booked: 4 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 15 - Sep 8
    US $290
    Catch and KEEP Your King Salmon with us. Just 30 minutes north of Anchorage, Alaska and 15 minutes south of Wasilla, Alaska. When fishing the Knik River, keep in mind that these Alaska Salmon are chrome bright, fresh from the Upper Cook Inlet salt water, the area we are fishing is just a few miles from the Upper Cook Inlet/Knik Arm Drainage. We also fish the Little Susitna and up in Talkeetna later in the season (late Aug/mid Sept for coho salmon and sockeye salmon)
    Types of fishing
    River Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Light Tackle
    Fly Fishing
    Trolling
    Spinning
  • Shared trip
    Salmon Fishing ½ Day 430 AM
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 4:30 AM
    Seasonal trip May 15 - Sep 8
    US $290
    Catch and KEEP Your King Salmon with us. Just 30 minutes north of Anchorage, Alaska and 15 minutes south of Wasilla, Alaska. When fishing the Knik River, keep in mind that these Alaska Salmon are chrome bright, fresh from the Upper Cook Inlet salt water, the area we are fishing is just a few miles from the Upper Cook Inlet/Knik Arm Drainage. We also fish the Little Susitna and up in Talkeetna later in the season (late Aug/mid Sept for coho salmon and sockeye salmon)
    Types of fishing
    River Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Light Tackle
    Fly Fishing
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Targeted fish
    Salmon (Chinook)
    Chinook Salmon
    Salmon (Coho)
    Coho Salmon
    Salmon (Sockeye)
    Sockeye Salmon
  • Private trip
    Salmon Fishing ½ Day 10 AM Private
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 15 - Sep 8
    US $800
    Catch and KEEP Your Salmon with us on a private charter, just your group and the guide. Just 30 minutes north of Anchorage, Alaska and 15 minutes south of Wasilla, Alaska. When fishing the Knik River, keep in mind that these Alaska Salmon are chrome bright, fresh from the Upper Cook Inlet salt water since the area we are fishing is just a few miles from the Upper Cook Inlet/Knik Arm Drainage.
    Types of fishing
    River Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Light Tackle
    Fly Fishing
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Targeted fish
    Salmon (Chinook)
    Chinook Salmon
    Salmon (Coho)
    Coho Salmon
    Salmon (Sockeye)
    Sockeye Salmon
  • Private trip
    Salmon Fishing ½ Day 430 AM Private
    In demand! Last booked: 4 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 4:30 AM
    Seasonal trip May 15 - Sep 8
    US $800
    Catch and KEEP Your Salmon with us on a private charter, just your group and the guide. Just 30 minutes north of Anchorage, Alaska and 15 minutes south of Wasilla, Alaska. When fishing the Knik River, keep in mind that these Alaska Salmon are chrome bright, fresh from the Upper Cook Inlet salt water since the area we are fishing is just a few miles from the Upper Cook Inlet/Knik Arm Drainage.
    Types of fishing
    River Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Light Tackle
    Fly Fishing
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Targeted fish
    Salmon (Chinook)
    Chinook Salmon
    Salmon (Coho)
    Coho Salmon
    Salmon (Sockeye)
    Sockeye Salmon
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Customer reviews

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Very good
3.4 / 5
out of 5 stars from 3 reviews
Boat
Very good
3.7 / 5
Crew
Very good
3.7 / 5
Experience
Good
3.0 / 5
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VERIFIED   NEW  Salmon Fishing ½ Day 10 AM on July 11, 2024
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Josh M.
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July fishing trip

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VERIFIED   NEW  Salmon Fishing ½ Day 430 AM Private on July 8, 2024
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FAQs about Salmon Fishing Near Anchorage

Salmon Fishing Near Anchorage offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $145 per person - Salmon Fishing ½ Day 10 AM (5 hours)
  • US $145 per person - Salmon Fishing ½ Day 430 AM (6 hours)
  • US $800 per group - Salmon Fishing ½ Day 10 AM Private (5 hours)
  • US $800 per group - Salmon Fishing ½ Day 430 AM Private (5 hours)

When you book a trip with Salmon Fishing Near Anchorage, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Fishfinder
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Salmon Fishing Near Anchorage include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Fly Fishing Equipment

Salmon Fishing Near Anchorage offers the following type of fishing:
  • River Fishing

Salmon Fishing Near Anchorage offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Fly Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Salmon Fishing Near Anchorage include:
  • Salmon (Chinook)
  • Salmon (Coho)
  • Salmon (Sockeye)

Meet the Charter Operator

Fisherman's Choice Charters
Palmer, Alaska, United States
ID & license verified
10 Customer reviews
Response time 5 hours
Member since June 2024
Started in the fishing business back in 1986, came to Alaska in 2004 and became a co-owner of a fishing business that was established in 1989. In 2014, Captain Ray acquired the business and has been running it successfully since.
Our Team
Ray B.
Captain
Doug L.
Captain
Terri S.
Business associate

About this listing

Targeted species

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

Boat specs

Sea Ark (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 2012. Powered by 2 140HP Suzuki engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Trolling
Spinning
Fly Fishing

Amenities

Fishfinder
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fly Fishing Equipment

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 30 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 30 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Disabled Accessible

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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
American Express