The Novelist Package
Get ready to experience Alaska Fishing like you’ve never seen before! The Novelist Package is one our most popular Alaska vacation packages for fishermen looking to try a variety of fishing adventures on the Kenai Peninsula!
The Novelist package is an all-inclusive Alaskan halibut and salmon fishing trip.
Halibut & Salmon & Fly Outs
From fly out salmon fishing to ocean halibut fishing, with this Alaska vacation package you’ll get to enjoy guided Alaskan fishing for all the in season species that Alaska has to offer.
In addition, you have an open day added to your itinerary to relax and enjoy Alaska.
Your all-inclusive Alaska fishing trip includes an ocean front cottage with private bath, and is situated on the bluff where you’ll have stunning views of Cook Inlet, volcanoes and Alaskan wildlife.
Even more, our lodge is only 30 minutes from Homer, allowing you to enjoy local eateries, breweries, and shopping venues.
Our affordable Alaska oceanside vacation package features our renowned lodge, where each guest enjoys a private cottage and private amenities. You’ll get to enjoy breathtaking views of Cook Inlet, volcanoes, and Alaskan wildlife.
All packages are based on double occupancy. Evening activities include wildlife viewing, local touring around Homer, or relaxing by a fire for a beautiful summer night under the stars.
Rental Car Included
24/7 On-Site Coordinator
The Novelist Itinerary
Day 1: Mid Morning Fly Out Salmon Fishing
Your morning will start in Soldotna for a float plane ride to remote salmon streams. After meeting with our float plane guide and expert salmon fishing guide, you’ll be briefed about your day and start your adventure across the Cook Inlet for remote Alaskan fishing. Total trip time is from mid-morning through the afternoon for 5 anglers. Your catch is limited to 3 per person.
Day 2: Morning Halibut Fishing | Homer
After meeting with our expert halibut fishing guide, you’ll be briefed about your day and head out on a 33 foot Seasport 6-pack boat via tractor launch to target Alaskan halibut. Your catch is limited to 2 per day, per person!
Day 3: Morning Salmon Fishing | Kenai River
After meeting with our expert freshwater fishing guide, you’ll be briefed about your day and head out on the Kenai River on a 21 foot Koffler power boat that seats 4. Depending on the season, you’ll target Kings, Sockeyes, or Silver Salmon! Depending on the species, you’ll have the option of fly fishing or trolling techniques and gear.
Day 4: Free Day
Today is a day for you to rest and relax or schedule your own Alaskan adventure. You can either add on Fly-Out Salmon Trip, another add-on halibut or salmon trip, or simply enjoy a day touring local towns in Alaska!
Day 5: Morning Halibut Fishing | Homer
After meeting with our expert halibut fishing guide, you’ll be briefed about your day and head out on a 50 foot Delta that seats 16 for a FULL DAY of Alaska halibut fishing. Your catch is limited to 2 per day, per person.
Day 6: Morning Salmon Fishing | Kasilof River
After meeting with our expert freshwater fishing guide, you’ll be briefed about your day and head out on the Kasilof River on a 19 foot Willie Drift Boat that seats 4. Depending on the season, you’ll target Kings, Sockeyes, or Silver Salmon! Depending on the species, you’ll have the option of fly fishing or trolling techniques and gear.
On your final day, we will schedule a pick up time for all your processed fish. You fish will be boxed and ready to grab prior to heading to the airport!
While airfare is not included in this particular Alaskan vacation package, our Alaskan Destinations adventure specialist can book your flights for you with Alaska Airlines! If you wish to add airlines, let us know so we can book the most convenient flights at the best price for you.
Once you arrive in Anchorage, you’ll pick up your rental car and enjoy a beautiful 3.5 hour drive to our Alaska vacation lodge in Ninilchik, Alaska!
+ 7 Nights in a private Oceanfront Cottage
+ Rental car
+ Guided fishing trips
+ Fish processing
+ Fish boxes.
Trips include expert guides, tournament grade equipment, plus tackle and bait. Additionally, our staff is available 24/7 during your stay!
Airfare to and from Anchorage, gratuities for guided trips, food service, and fish shipping are not included in the package price.
Fishing license is required. You can easily obtain an Alaska fishing license here.
Recommended Gear List
For daily fishing trips, we recommend bringing a small day bag to hold personal items, rain/ wind gear, waterproof/ slip proof boots, cameras, hats/ sunglasses, and packed lunches/ beverages. All fishing gear will be supplied on fishing adventures, however, you are invited to bring your own personal gear to maximize your enjoyment.
For Sockeye Salmon fishing on the rivers, we provide hip waders, which are required on those days.
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