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Frontier Fishing Adventure

A fishing experience that all Australian Anglers should put on their list of things to do at least once in a lifetime..

Alaska Fishing

HIGHLIGHTS: Enjoy the buzz of Alaska during the fishing season– Learn how to Cure & Smoke your catch
Experience the thrill of Saltwater Sportfishing for Halibut, Lingcod & Rockfish at Seward
Guided fishing trips for Salmon & Rainbow Trout on the Kasilov River
Powerboat Fly & Spin Fishing on the Kenai River – Driftboat fishing on the Kenai River
Fish the Cook inlet for Halibut - Fly out Fishing from Homer (Ninilchick)

Trip duration: 15 Days AKF17 Date: 25th June - 9th July 2017
Cost: $US 5,990 plus airfares (Airfares approx. AUD$2,000 Jan 16)

Fishing TourThe Adventure
Australia / Alaska USA

Sunday 25th June 2017
Depart Sydney (SYD) 10:10 arrive Anchorage (ANC) Alaska at 15:56
We will be transferred to the Marriott Hotel where we will enjoy some of the famous Alaskan cuisine, before retiring for a great night's, well-earned sleep. Overnight Hotel (ensuite)

Monday 26th June: Anchorage – Kenai Peninsular – Whittier - Seward (B)
Overnight Hotel Seward (ensuite)
We will be travelling in mini buses for the next ten days whilst we fish the frontier Alaskan wilderness that is the Kenai Peninsular.
This morning after breakfast, we will depart Anchorage and travel south on the Seward Highway, turning eastward off the highway to the Porterage Glacier and the associated interpretive centre.
Departing the Glacier we proceed to the Homer road and rail Tunnel. Exiting the tunnel we arrive at the seaside port of Whittier, enjoy a stroll around the town and have lunch on the waterfront.
We will travel back through the Homer Tunnel to the highway and travel for around four hours, including stops for photography, to the seaport of Seward.
Hotel SewardWe will check-in to the beautiful Hotel Seward overlooking the waterfront. Accom; Hotel

Tuesday 27th June: Seward Fishing (B L) (Dinner - Own expense)
Fishing – Bay fishing – King Salmon (Season permitting) Red Salmon or Halibut
Overnight Hotel Seward (ensuite)

We have booked an exclusive fishing expedition just for our group. This is a custom Alaska Sportfishing trip chasing Halibut (The giants of the sea) or Ling Cod. The trip will be a full day of action packed fishing over 6 to 7 hours. We will depart the Seward waterfront on our small ship at 08:30, on return we will stroll back to our hotel, freshen up before dinner.
The captain will tailor the fishing to match the season and fish available at the time.

Wednesday 28th June: Seward Fishing - Sterling. (B L) (Dinner - Own expense) Overnight: Driftaway Cabins
AlaskaAnother exclusive fishing expedition just for our group. This is a custom Alaska Sportfishing trip chasing Halibut (The giants of the sea).
The trip will be a Half day of action packed fishing over 4 to 5 hours. We will depart the Seward waterfront on our small ship at 08:30
The captain will tailor the fishing to match the season and fish available at the time.

We will depart Seward retracing our path back-up the Seward Highway. If there is time we take a walk to the famous Russian River falls before continuing to our Sterling Base.

Thursday 29th June: Sterling. (B L) (Dinner - Own expense) Overnight: Driftaway Cabins
POWERBOAT FISHING on the Kenai River
For Kings, Reds, Silvers & Rainbow Trout
The use of a powerboat for Fishing on the Kenai River is hands down the most effective way to have a chance at more fish and bigger fish.
With a 50-horse power engine on the back of the boat running multiple drifts through a hole can be done in no time.

The powerboat is an effective vessel for catching Alaska Salmon & Trout. As well as being much nicer ride in adverse weather and wind.

With the ability to motor quickly up the river, we can hit that sweet fishing spot over and over and cover a lot of area in a short time. Many of our guests find the excitement and thrill of powerboat fishing irresistible. There is no need to shuttle our guests since we can put in and take out at the same spot.

FishingFriday 30th June: Sterling. (B L) (Dinner - Own expense) Overnight: Driftaway Cabins
DRIFTBOAT FISHING on the Kenai River
For King & Silver Salmon.
There is perhaps no more relaxing an adventure than Alaska drift boat fishing.
There is nothing quite like drifting serenely down the Kasilof River enjoying beauty that some people never see in a lifetime.

For those who want to enjoy the peace, quiet and beauty of the river, Drift Away has 20-foot drift boats for the more serene fishing trip. Rest assured, no excitement is lost on this fishing experience.

The sound of the river swirling past our drift boat, the chattering of an eagle in a near by tree, and the line stripping off your reel are only sounds you will hear while drift fishing on the Kasilof River.

Saturday 1st July: Sterling. (B L) (Dinner - Own expense) Overnight: Driftaway Cabins
Enjoy quality salmon and rainbow trout fishing on the two best rivers the Kenai Peninsula has to offer, the Kenai River and the Kasilof River. Guided spin, Bait cast and fly fishing trips. Whether this is your first fishing trip in Alaska or you return yearly, get ready for the guided fishing trip or fishing package vacation of a lifetime.

Sunday 2nd July: Sterling - Homer – Seldovia – Ninilchick
Overnight – Greatlands Cabins Ninilchick

Alaska fishingA 7-hour fully narrated tour with Rainbow Tours: To the community of Seldovia. We will depart at 9:00 with our first stop at Gull Island seabird rookery, home to 15,000 seabirds.
This island features eight pelagic seabird species that come there every year to nest. Bald eagles and other species of birds can also be seen frequently throughout the summer months. Truly a birder's paradise
Then we will venture towards the Eldred Passage where many sea otters, bald eagles and ducks can be seen. Throughout your tour the sights and sounds of Kachemak Bay will surround you. Your captain and crew continuously narrate to you the history, geography and wildlife biology pertaining to Kachemak Bay. The tour can take about 1.5 hours.
When we arrive in Seldovia we will open up 3 hours to explore this beautiful and quaint Alaskan community. You'll find restaurants and cafes for lunch, trails to hike, boardwalks to stroll and always shopping. You may even catch a salmon from the slough.
On returning to land we spend time in “The Salty Dawg Tavern” swapping fishing stories and mixing it up with the locals.

Monday 3rd July: Ninilchick – Halibut fishing Overnight – Greatlands Cabins Ninilchick
A half day action packed fishing trip.

ShipWe head out to the bay early in the morning in our fully equipped 28ft Koffler and get rigged for a busy few hours fishing for these monsters of the deep.

We are allowed to keep our catch (Max 2 fish per person) and will cook up a storm in the cabins when we get back.

Our Guide Service gives you the opportunity to boat fish in excess of 300 lbs; such as the first place derby prize catch (below) from the beautiful waters of Cook Inlet.

Tuesday 4th July: Ninilchick – Salmon Fishing (B)
Overnight – Greatlands Cabins Ninilchick

Enjoy more quality salmon and rainbow trout fishing on the two best rivers the Kenai Peninsula has to offer, the Kenai River and the Kasilof River.

Guided spin, Bait cast and fly fishing trip.

Wednesday 5th July: Ninilchick - Kenai Floatplane Fly Out Fishing (B) Overnight – Greatlands Cabins Ninilchick
Fishing Tour in AlaskaFly-out fishing can only be described as a world of its own. Literally every sport fish found in the state can be accessed by floatplane within two hours from the lodge. Our day trip fly-outs are for Sockeye from early June to late July where brown bears will be fishing next to you.

Thursday 6th July: Ninilchick – Salmon Fishing (B) Overnight – Greatlands Cabins Ninilchick
Enjoy more quality salmon and rainbow trout fishing on the two best rivers the Kenai Peninsula has to offer, the Kenai River and the Kasilof River.
Guided spin, Bait cast and fly fishing trip.

Friday 7th July: Homer to Anchorage via Hope - Anchorage - Sydney
Today we head back up through Soldotna and the Kenai to Kodiak. We will travel back to Anchorage on the Seward Highway, calling in the tiny community and town of Hope where we will have morning tea. We will then travel to Anchorage arriving in the afternoon, where you will check in for our Flight home to Sydney. Your guides return the two hire vans.

Today we head home via Vancouver. We leave Anchorage (ANC) in the Afternoon at 14:46 and fly to Vancouver 20:58 (YVR) where we catch the 23:40 flight to Sydney.    

Saturday 8th July - Sunday 9th July:
Arrive (SYD)08:50 9th July

The Guides

Fishing GuideGary Johnson has travelled extensively thru Alaska, trekking, camping and exploring the vast wilderness. Gary fell in love with the last frontier that is Alaska, and in 1990 purchased 2 acres of land there, just out of Soldotna on the Kenai Peninsula. He built a cabin on his land and has been returning to Alaska almost annually since then, to pursue his passion for observing nature, as well as enjoying the fishing the area is famous for.
Gary’s has a vast and intimate knowledge of, in particular the Kenai Peninsula, which he describes as the best place in Alaska, And it this knowledge and Gary’s enthusiasm in sharing it with others that makes this tour stand out as the best way available to explore these parts of Alaska.

Geoff Martin Technical clothing and gear specialist. Geoff has travelled extensively throughout the world and has taken yachting, diving and trekking expeditions to some of the most incredible destinations the world has to offer.
He has led diving and yachting trips to Lord Howe Island including Middleton and Elizabeth reefs, The Whitsundays, New Caledonia and The Solomon Islands. Over the last ten years Geoff has specialised in leading Trekking expeditions throughout the world. He has led numerous trips to Nepal including the Annapurnas and Everest region, Kenya and Tanzania including Mount Kilimanjaro, New Zealand, Tasmania, South America and the Machu Pichu trail, China’s great wall, The Tibetan Railway and a trek to the Kanshung face of Everest in Tibet. Geoff’s favourite destinations for trekking are Nepal and Tibet. He enjoys the cultural aspect of those regions and the excitement of trekking below the most amazing mountain on the planet. On most of the trips there is a focus on the cultural aspect of the different countries and experiencing the unique foods of those regions.

COST INCLUDED:

Small Group Tour, maximum 14 plus guides
2 nights’ accom. Marriott Hotel Anchorage
1 nights’ accom. Hotel Seward
2 night’s accom. Cooper Landing
3 nights’ accom. Sterling
4 nights’ accom. Greatlands Adventure Cabins
1 day Sportfishing off Seward
2 days Drift Boat Fishing
2 Days Fly Fishing
1 Full day tour to Seldovia
1 Day Halibut Fishing
1 Day Fly Out Fishing Floatplane Tour
1 Day Salmon Fishing from Ninilchick
9 days Road transport on Kenai Peninsula
Russian River Falls Tour
Exit Glacier Tour
Accommodation based on double/twin
Meals as per itinerary

COST NOT INCLUDED:

ESTA - US Visa fees
Alaska Fishing Licence (Required if you’re fishing)
International  / Domestic airfares
Meals & drinks other than specified
Gratuities and Personal Travel Insurance


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