Fishing-enthusiasts of all ages can discover an unforgettable experience in the heart of Alaska’s King Salmon Country. This magnificent destination lets you take a break from the skyscrapers and the crowded streets, from the hustle-bustle of everyday life, and welcomes you to a place where you can relax, bask in the beauty of nature, and indulge in life’s simple pleasures.
Resting on five acres along the stunning Kenai River is the ultimate spot for your Alaska adventure: Big Sky Charter & Fishcamp. The family-owned and operated outfitting retreat is more than just a home-base for your trip. With three generations involved in taking care of their guests, Big Sky doesn’t just offer comfortable accommodations; their friendly staff will treat you like family and assist you in planning activities, relaxing onsite, and much more.
"I built the lodge more than 30 years ago with my two children, and now their children are also able to enjoy the joy that only a summer on the river can provide,” said the original owner at Big Sky. “It's really something special."
When it comes to your Alaska adventure, fishing is a way of life here and you can’t miss out on a trip down the Kenai River during your stay. Their professional fishing guides have years of experience and offers six-hour and nine-hour trips that are complete with Coast Guard-approved boats, rods and reels, fish cleaning and storage right onsite. Teeming with red, silver, and king salmon, rainbow trout, dolly varden, and Alaskan halibut, the Kenai River is the ultimate fishing experience. Their guides will assist you in discovering the best spots along the river to cast your line in bring in a successful catch.
Of course, there’s more to do than just fish. Big Sky can help arrange a variety of activities to keep you busy throughout your stay. Head to Wolverine Creek or Cook Inlet for exemplary bear viewing, enjoy some historic gold panning, or take a horseback ride through the lush forest surroundings.
No matter how you choose to spend your time, Big Sky Charter & Fishcamp will work with you to make your experience as fun and exciting as possible. Ask about their veteran and extended-stay discounts on lodging as well, and let them create an Alaska vacation that you’ll never forget!