If you are looking to try something different on your next trip to Hi-Lo you should add a trout trip to your lodging/fishing package. Over the last few years these trips have become increasingly popular with our guest. A day of fly fishing is a fantastic exciting yet relaxing change of pace from the intensity of fighting a Kenai king salmon. Our trout trips are provided by Dan Hardy of D-Ray Personal Guide service. Dan is a born and raised Alaskan guide that has fished Alaska’s waters for over thirty years.[SinglePic not found]
Just let us know what you are wanting to experience, and Dan and I can customize a day of fishing for you. Looking for your first Steelhead trout caught on a fly? Wanting to catch a trophy size rainbow trout? Are you a first timer that just wants to have a go at fly fishing? Dan fishes all of the Kenai Peninsula’s premiere rivers, like the Kenai, Kasilof, and Russian rivers.
Dan’s equipment is top of the line and his stories and expertise makes for an enjoyable day on the water.[SinglePic not found]
Trout season on the Kenai opens mid June and fishing is good in June and July for resident fish. The peak of the season is mid August through October.
If you are not planning a visit to the Kenai Peninsula but are going to be in the Anchorage area, Dan also has access to the lakes and streams just north of Anchorage in the Mat-Su Valley. He provides salmon, and trout trips on Willow Creek, Montana Creek, Kashwitna, and Talkeetna Rivers.
Our thanks go out to D-Ray Personal Guide Service for providing our clients with a trip of a lifetime experience
All photos courtesy of Dan Hardy