Alaska Airlines flies directly in twice a day–no need for a bush plane. All species of salmon and steelhead run in the river. Large runs of Steelhead in Spring. One of the largest halibut per pound average. Short runs to the halibut grounds and fishing in under 100 feet of water. Beautiful scenery for the non-fisherman including Glacier tours, hiking, an amazing beach and lots of wildlife. Glacier Bear Lodge has a full bar and a restaurant featuring fresh steaks and local seafood. Professional custom fish processing available.
Bristol Bay is tucked between the Alaska Peninsula and the most eastern part of the Bering Sea. There are several rivers that flow into the bay that receive populous runs of all five species of salmon. The abundance of fish in these waters make Bristol Bay an ideal destination for your Alaska salmon fishing vacation.