The “Upper Kenai River Refuge” (Sportsman’s Landing to Jim’s Landing/Lower Skilak Lake Campground) Trout fishing is good and Silver (Coho) Salmon fishing is about to end. Black, Brown, Olive, White and Flesh are great colors this time of year. This section of river is seeing heavy angling pressure with lots and lots of power boats “shopping” the banks for a good Sockeye fishing spot. Trout fishing is decent on the Middle Kenai River; however, with bigger water and limited food, they are hard to come by. If you happen to fish 2 or 3 tides after the commercial fishing has ended, you will find lots and lots of Sockeye Salmon entering the Kasilof River. hundreds of anglers have been on the banks daily attempting to catch Sockeye. Washed-out flesh flies either dead-drifted or swung are also a good choice this time of year. MIDDLE KENAI RIVER REPORT - Higher water and less food is making the trout fishing spotty here as well. The department cannot update the reports on a regular, frequent basis. RUSSIAN RIVER REPORT - Some second run Sockeye Salmon are beginning to show up; however, many of them are red. Silvers are around, but they have been fished over a lot and are relatively stale. ... (27.8 km.). Order Online Tickets Tickets See Availability Directions {{::location.tagLine.value.text}} Sponsored Topics. You should also have success with woolly bugger and other smaller streamer patterns. Patterns like Dave’s Panic Button work quite well during the spring months. Find local fishing reports on the following websites to keep you up-to-date on local fishing information. AUGUST 18, 2020 - LOWER KENAI RIVER REPORT - Pink Salmon are hitting the river in big numbers lately. Customers aboard the Miss Brooke of Brookings Fishing Charters hold the salmon they caught July 20 two miles out of the harbor. Boat Slips, Bait & Tackle, Gas, Oil, Launch Ramp, Food, Lodging, Swimming, Camping, Fishing Pier. AUGUST 1, 2020 - LOWER KENAI RIVER REPORT - Sockeye Salmon fishing on the Lower Kenai River is very good right now. Fishing Reports for Saskatchewan Last … Please use caution when fishing and floating the Upper Kenai River over the next week or so. Idaho Fishing Reports. The trout fishing has been decent. The salmon that are present are generally red in color. We would like to keep our community safe and healthy at this time. The Upper Kenai River Refuge (Sportsman’s Landing to Jim’s Landing and/or Upper Skilak Lake Campground Boat Launch) has been fishing well for Sockeye Salmon. Some sites lake ftont. Anglers are responsible for deciding what species to fish for, what methods to use, and where and when to fish. 6/15/2020 - Another tough day on the Russian River for Sockeye as only about 414 Sockeye Salmon have passed the weir. Swinging flies like woolly buggers, Dave’s Panic Button, Trout Spey Sculpins and Trout Intruders can be deadly during the spring. We’ll be hunkered down in our cabin in Cooper Landing. 6/13/2020 - A lot has gone on since the closing of the Kenai River to King Salmon fishing. Fishing Reports. UPPER KENAI REPORT - The Upper Upper Kenai River (Bridge to Sportsman’s Landing) remains pretty good for trout fishing. Very few fish have been spotted making their way up to the falls. Rainbow Trout fishing is excellent on the Russian River currently. There are still some Sockeye Salmon around if you can find them among all of the Pinks. Contact; Newport Landing Newport Beach, CA. View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message … RUSSIAN RIVER REPORT - (NO CHANGE) The first run of Sockeye Salmon is over on the Russian River. Hopefully everyone is staying safe and healthy and we wish you a great 2020 fishing season in Alaska! The orders extend through July 31st. Managing expectations this time of year is the key to a great day on the water. For more information, visit Stumphole Landing during business hours or call (803) 826-6111. Santee Cooper(Stumphole Area)Upper End Of Lake Marion Photos, Topic: Santee Cooper(Stumphole Area)Upper End Of Lake Marion Photos  (Read 4275 times), Re: Santee Cooper(Stumphole Area)Upper End Of Lake Marion Photos, Quote from: tmiller2 on December 10, 2007, 04:59:58 PM, U.S. COAST GUARD, Safety Instructor,Inspector, AUX. Crappie-Fishing Lessons From Stumphole Swamp. This section of river is seeing heavy angling pressure with lots and lots of power boats “shopping” the banks for a good Sockeye fishing spot. This makes them travel at low light hours - a few chrome fish are around, but not many. We had folks celebrating their 10th wedding anniversary from Wasilla, AK. Most anglers reported very few fish being caught and lots and lots of boats on the water. Some of the typical holes they like to hold in along the Russian River. Many anglers choosing to target Sockeye Salmon. Turn right onto SC #267 (McCords Ferry Road) and go southeast 11.2 miles (18.0 km.). Trout fishing on the middle river continues to be good as well as on the Upper Upper and Refuge. Even though it’s early spring, we are just starting to run fishing charters on the Kenai River near Cooper Landing.