Points of Interest
- Wrangell St. Elias National Park
- Copper River
Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.
Enjoy a day fishing for famous Copper River salmon. Experience world-class fishing for King and/or red salmon in the rivers of the Copper Valley. Jet up the mighty tributaries of the Copper River, under the watchful eye of your professional fishing guide. Listen to your reel drag sing as you tangle with monster fish ranging between 5 and 70 pounds in the heavy river current. King salmon, aka Chinook salmon, are the premier river game fish in North America and this is your chance to tangle with one of these giants.
Princess Cruises' Cook My Catch is our exclusive culinary experience highlighting the pinnacle of fresh seafood. Our chefs can cook and serve salmon caught while on select fishing excursions in Alaska. Guests can choose their preferred preparation and accompaniments for their fresh-caught salmon. This unique dining experience is available on land at the Copper River Princess Wilderness Lodge. Fish must be caught while on select Princess approved excursions and can be served for lunch or dinner-a unique way to enjoy your very own, wild Alaska seafood.
Special Notes:Minimum age is 10. Fishing license and king stamp are required for anyone 16 years of age or older. License and stamp are not available for purchase at the lodge and must be purchased prior to arrival. Dress in warm layers. Bring a raincoat, sunglasses and camera. This tour accommodates anglers of all experience levels. You will be fishing from shore and footing is uneven and can be slippery. You must be able to hike short distances over uneven terrain. Tour includes all required fishing gear, waders and personal flotation device. For an additional charge, your fish can be processed, frozen and shipped. Due to changing fishing conditions, tour departure times may be changed at tour operator's discretion. King season generally runs July 1st to August 10th but does vary.
Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.