REEL IN TROPHY SALMON AND RAINBOW TROUT ON THE KENAI AND KASILOF RIVERS

Experienced and local Alaska fishing guide

BOOK THE ALASKA FISHING TRIP OF A LIFETIME

At Kenai River Recon, we understand a fishing trip to the Kenai or Kasilof Rivers is often a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and we’re here to ensure your trip is unforgettable.

We provide all the fishing gear you’ll need, and we know the best places and times to catch the fish you’re after. So whether it’s fly-fishing or spin casting, we’ll make sure you have a safe, fun, and thrilling trip to beautiful Alaska!

Kenai river recon

which fish are you after

Whatever your level of fishing experience, and whether you want a spin-casting or fly-fishing adventure, come join us for your guided fishing excursion of a lifetime. You’ll be provided a safe and thrilling trip among Alaska’s big fish and breathtaking beauty.

Mid-may trough july

King Salmon

The Alaska King is the largest Pacific salmon out there, and we have the stats to prove it. 8 out of the top 10 kings were reeled in on the Kenai River. The best time to fish for kings is mid-May through July.

July/early august trough
september

Silver Salmon

Silvers are an acrobatic and lively fish when you get one on the end of your line. They typically weigh about 6-18 pounds. The best time to fish for silvers is late July/early August through September.

June trough october

Rainbow trout

There’s no better place to catch some big, beautiful rainbows than the Kenai River. They rush in to feast on the salmon eggs, and they get big! The best time to fish for rainbows is June through October.

Mid-may trough july

Sockeye salmon

Red (Sockeye) salmon are as delicious to eat as they are fun to catch. They typically weigh about 6 – 12 pounds. The best time to fish for reds is June through mid-August.

Mid-may trough july

Halibut

Alaska halibuts are one of the largest flatfish out there. They’ll wear your arms out reeling one in, but they’re so tasty, it’s worth the fight. The best time to fish for halibut is May through August.

Mid-may trough july

Steelhead

The steelhead trout is one of the most challenging and fascinating fish when it comes to Alaska fishing. They are a bit more challenging to catch but worth the effort. The best steelhead fishing is spring and fall.

Benefits

Why you should fish with us

Born and raised alaska guide.

We know the kenai river.

the best fishing gear and boats.

friendly, fun, and professional.

Sean
Smart

Your Kenai River Fishing Guide

Sean Smart was born and bred in the beautiful state of Alaska. He spent his childhood on the Kenai Peninsula fishing, hunting, and doing pretty much any outdoor activity you can imagine. So when you have Sean as your guide, you’re getting a true Alaskan expert that will give you the best chances of catching the fish of your dreams.

Testimonials

Here's what our other clients
have to say about fishing with us

Booking

Booking a trip with Kenai river recon is easy!

When you’re planning a fishing trip to Alaska, it’s hard to know where to start. So here’s the thing:
Don’t worry about it. Just give us a call, and we’ll walk you through everything.
It’s easier than you think.