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Sockeye still the fish to follow

...while the personal use dipnet fishery on that river has seen its area expanded from the mouth upstream to the Sterling Highway Bridge as Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers work to control the escapement of red salmon up the river. The...
Fish and Game loosens fishing restrictions to slow Kasilof sockeye run

...twelve in possession through August 7, while dipnetters will be allowed to fish from the mouth of the river to the Sterling Highway Bridge. Dipnetting from a boat is allowed from the Fish and Game markers on the beaches upstream to Fish and Game markers...
Strong, early sockeye returns highlight salmon season

...expanded the personal use red fishery on the Kasilof through Aug. 7, opening the river to dipnets up to the Sterling Highway bridge. Upper Inlet commercial fishers have harvested 520,000 salmon, ADFG reported July 9. Of those, 452,210...
ADFG closes early run Kenai king salmon fishing

...Kenai river upstream to the northern edge of the Sterling Highway bridge. Kings may not be targeted or retained. Initially...and closed to sport fishing upstream of the Old Sterling Highway Bridge. The combined annual limit for kings on the Anchor...
Saving the kings

...bragging rights, no matter how or when it's fooled into biting. "Spawning Conservation Area 2," from the Sterling Highway Bridge in Soldotna to the Moose River, would be closed to fishing for king salmon from July 10 through July 31. Says...
Break-up arrives: Kenai River Ice Classic timer tripped

...Kenai River in Soldotna on Monday evening. A two-ton block of ice placed on the frozen Kenai River below the Sterling Highway bridge moved far enough downstream to trip a timer at 5:29 p.m., according to a press release from the Soldotna...
Southern streams open for kings

...majority of attention from fishermen. Most fishermen will congregate toward the mouth of the river between the Sterling Highway bridge and the river's mouth. That area, which is tidally influenced, is bigger and easier to fish, but fishermen...
Red hot sockeye run still ramping up

...Kenai River upstream to the northern edge of the Sterling Highway bridge. The closure is effective until June 30. The...the Kasilof River from its mouth upstream to the Sterling Highway Bridge. Anglers can only use a single, un-baited...
Silver fishing picks up on the peninsula

...For anglers looking to catch a few cohos on the Kenai, bait and multiple hook prohibitions downstream of the Sterling Highway Bridge, end today. However, while salmon eggs sat on the bottom of the river may be tempting to catch the aggressive...
Lake fishing good option for anglers

...the trout fishing on the (Kenai) River is fantastic," Miller said. Bait is allowed on the river above the Sterling Highway bridge. Miller suggests cocktail shrimp or row for bait. For the lower river, where silver fishing is good, he advises...


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