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45730 Paulk Dr, Kenai Peninsula, Soldotna, AK 99669-0398
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

Highly recommend Jim Rusk for a salmon fishing adventure! We heard about Jim in Colorado when planning our first visit to Alaska. The outing was a highlight of the trip and we returned with a freezer full of large silver salmon! We will book with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank toddfun
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We had booked a trip with Capt Jim all the way back in April. He even gave me a discount since it was so late in the season. We were fishing mid Oct. Ends up the river is all flooded up and has a lot...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cody2012
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We booked Jim for a Kenai trip to catch some silver salmon - Jim did not disappoint! We each caught our limit and had a blast while doing it. Jim is an excellent guide. He knows where the fish are and how to catch them,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lauren T
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Jim's name was given to us by the hotel we were staying at. He was the perfect host for a six hour trip on the Kenai River. Not only was he a genuine nice guy and personable we actually caught a couple of nice King...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank P8646BLrickc
Reviewed June 2, 2017

My husband and I fished with Jim for silvers on the Kenai in August 2013 and 2015 while on vacation. We moved to Alaska this year and fished with Jim for early-run kings on the Kasilof last week. Jim was born in Soldotna and grew...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank CatZ43
Reviewed June 2, 2017

Jim Rusk has over 30 years of fishing in Alaska and it was evident of his experience and knowledge while fishing with him on the Kenai River June 1, 2017. Jim was very personal and helpful throughout our fishing trip plus he had a radio...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Pat N
Reviewed July 27, 2016

We went fishing on the Kenai with Jim and had a wonderful time. My dad and I got three decent size King Salmon on two trips. The most important thing is that Jim is very knowledgeable! You're in good hands if you want a chance...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jessica H
Reviewed August 27, 2015

Jim's knowledge and execution as a fishing guide enable him to be one of the best on the Kenai River. He had our group reaching our limit everyday day. His focus is incredible. He offers excellent direction and instruction to maximize the fishing experience.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Neil F
Reviewed June 6, 2015

Was supposed to fish Halibut out of Ninilchik with Jimmie Jack (review to follow), but Jimmie called me while driving there and told me the Halibut trip was blown off. Drove back to the Kasilof ramp and when Jim drove in, he had 2 extra...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed October 8, 2013

My husband and I have fished with Jim in Alaska (August 2012) and Florida (March 2013). If you want to have a great time, and bring home a ton of fish - he's your man!!! Jim is a true professional, made sure we had a...More

Date of experience: March 2013
Thank Cindy C
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