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Fishology Alaska is "the premiere Fishing Guide Service" located on the Kenai River in the heart of the Kenai Peninsula in Soldotna. Fishology's major goal is: TO CATCH FISH AND HAVE FUN! In order to accomplish this goal we strive to have the best...more
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148 Sierra Heights St, Soldotna, AK 99669-7868
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

So glad we found Fishology to do our charter for both Salmon on the Kasiloff and Halibut from Ninlichick beach. The owner Mark, and the guides, were more than we could have hoped for, in all respects. Our salmon guide Capt. Gregg was tuned in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Mark W, Owner at Fishology Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Thanks so much for recognizing the passion our guides put in to their trips! So glad you had fun and caught some fish too :) Can't wait to have you back in the future.

Reviewed September 27, 2018

Mark runs a first-class operation. The cabins are all in great (new or like-new) shape & are also well appointed with everything you need for your stay. We caught many fish right off the dock, which is fully outfitted with gear/flies/tackle to use, but where...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Amazing accommodations! Caught limit both days, with larger fish than other boats! Beautiful Cabins!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Mark W, Owner at Fishology Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

We can't guarantee you'll catch bigger fish than the other boats every day, but so glad you had an awesome trip and glad you loved the cabins! Come back and see us in the future :)

Reviewed August 26, 2018

Mark from Fishology AK did a fabulous job on booking us with our guide Ian. Eventhough we grumbled about the early morning meet, it was well worth it in the end. We had limits for four people in an hour and a half and were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Mark W, Owner at Fishology Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Haha, even guides grumble about the early morning meets.... but as you mentioned, it's often SO worth it! Congrats on the fast limits, and thanks for fishing with us. You can certainly request Ian the next time and we'll hook you up :)

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Did a Kenai River salmon trip with Greg and three others on the boat and had a great time... he was really fun/helpful and loves to bust balls which I really enjoyed! We nearly limited out on silvers and caught plenty of pinks, for those,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mark W, Owner at Fishology Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Greg is a character, and it's almost impossible to not have a fun trip with him... glad you enjoyed the company AND the fishing :) Come see us again in the future!

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We really had a great day and almost hit our limit! Chase was fantastic. Very helpful, polite, answered every question we had and seemed to be very knowledgeable about fishing in Alaska. He made sure we had a great experience and we couldn’t be more...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mark W, Owner at Fishology Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thanks for the nice words... Chase cares about his clients as much as anyone on the river, and we're SO lucky to have him on team Fishology! He wants you to catch fish more than you want to catch fish :)

Reviewed August 9, 2018

My wife and I had our first salmon fishing exerience in Alaska using Mark and Fishology. Mark set us uup with two fantastic guides, Day One, Greg, on the Kenai River and Day Two with Talon Air and guide Matt. Both days were very memorable...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mark W, Owner at Fishology Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thanks for the recommendation! We do what we can to put good people around you and maximize your odds at a fantastic experience. I'm so glad you had an awesome trip :)

Reviewed July 29, 2018

Wonderful company for fishing charters. From the booking process with Mark the owner all the way through with ourguide Ian. Everything was top notch. We ended up getting 4 limits of reds in an hour and a half. I would highly recommend them for any...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ak66pony
Mark W, Owner at Fishology Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thanks! We look forward to seeing you next season... fish on!

Reviewed July 28, 2018

Mark and the guides he paired us with were outstanding. Mark accommodated us throughout our stay, and was available at all times to answer questions and ensure we were set-up to have a great time. We did one day of Halibut Fishing, and had Joe...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Mark W, Owner at Fishology Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Yes, we try out very best to do it right! Good guides are the key to it all, and we're blessed with the best of the best :)

Reviewed July 24, 2018

Thanks to Mark for organizing both our trips. We had a great day Salmon fishing, perfect weather and a great guide. We fished with Chase and he did an incredible job finding the fish for us. He worked is tail off to maximize our day...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Mark W, Owner at Fishology Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thanks for the constructive review, and it's great to know that halibut fishing just isn't your cup of tea.... next time book an extra river trip and we can show you yet another beautiful stretch of water to enjoy :)

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DidiD123
January 3, 2019|
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Response from Benvr | Reviewed this property |
Charters include full, professional outfitting. You just need rain gear, food and water
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lindahighlander
January 5, 2018|
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Response from Mark W | Property representative |
It depends on the species.... many of the trips include a combination of fishing from the boat as well as stopping to fish from the shore, and other times you stay in the boat. The key is to remain flexible and do what... More
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CherylAdel
February 25, 2017|
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Response from Mark W | Property representative |
We refer you to a great processing business that takes care of the packaging, etc. for you. This is what most guides & lodges do in the area. Let me know if you have any more questions. We'd love to get you out on a trip... More
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