Alaska Fishing 2005
The Green party from Virgina
on a Saltwater combo
King salmon & halibut trip. Also a nice daily limit
of 4 Kenai River Kings
An Anchorage family, filling their freezer on
a May halibut trip.
The 140 pound flattie was our second biggest of the 2005
Alex with the Jim Halpin Group of 5 from South
Lands our biggest halibut of the season in Late May
weighing in at 216lbs
Their 5 day total weight was over 1,700lbs
Ron Hauf party of 4, for 4 days fishing in June
with limits of halibut
& Kenai River Kings, Total poundage 1,260lb’s
Brian Jacobson party from South Dakota with
3 days of excellent Kenai River King Salmon fishing in
Roger Oltmans South Dakota party of 5 with an
incredible 19 King salmon in 3 days,including a 75lb & 2
over 60 pounds
being released on Kenai River in June. Plus 2 days of
barn door halibut
fishing. total catch of 1,674lbs. June 05
Dan Brown formerly of Colorado
Who has fished with us for over 10 years liked Alaska so
he sold the ranch & moved his family to Soldotna.
The kids put the hurt to some halibut twice their size
on this day trip in June off Anchor Point!
The kids also have some luck fishing for Kenai
River king salmon in June!
Neil Harkins family early June 2005 with
Several nice halibut including fish over 100lbs
Neil, one of our long term, & favorite clients who loved
his annual fishing trips to Alaska, unfortunately passed
a Kayak accident about 6 weeks after this fishing trip.
Dale Buckner’s who has been hosting Alaska
Fishing trips alternating between July & August
Each year showing off a nice limit of Kenai Kings
& Cook Inlet Halibut. Total weight for 5 day trip 1,642
Alaskan Gamefisher Sponsor Rodda Paint on
Their annual Kenai King trip, Rodda Paint has been
sending their best customers fishing with us for several
& always seem to limit out on salmon & halibut.
World famous Texas outdoor radio talk show host
Mel Phillips & friends visit us for some Kenai River
Their best day they landed a total 9 monster Kenai
Amy Strand with her 51 pound Kenai River king
She kept her 2 fish for the table while husband james
Released 9 kings up to 55 pounds on his first day,
& several more on their second day of July Kenai River
Mt. Redoubt a 10,000 ft active volcano provides
For some early morning Kenai River Anglers trying their
luck at Eagle
Also a couple nice kings caught by our clients from
Merrit Homes on one
of their annual
Corporate sponsor Rodda Paint group, 2 days
Several more happy anglers enjoying some
Alaska halibut fishing in August!!!
Our largest single day catch of halibut of 2005,
August 16th by a group of anglers sent to us from River
Guide Steve McClure
Caught in less than 2 hours, for a total weight of
Wally Johnson & family catching some
Kenai River Silver, & red salmon on the middle Kenai.