Event Report:Kingfisher Charter

Event Report: WON's Kingfisher Charter trip to Sitka

Get after the huge Alaska halibut, silvers and bigger kings

Western Outdoor NewsPublished: Apr 09, 2013

WON-hosted trip is Aug. 27-31 and includes free Kingfisher jackets and hats

PLAN ON BIG halibut on the WON trip, plus limits of silvers and rockfish and halibut each of the three days, at Kingfisher Lodge. 

SITKA — Trip spots on WON’s 5-day Kingfisher Charters trip to Sitka, Alaska, hosted by editor Pat McDonell,  are filling up, and if you have a wild idea to go, sign up now, and book your airfare now to save money.

The cost of this incredible annual trip Aug. 27-31 is $2,195 is discounted $100 from the normal rate for 2013, and  fishing over three days will be in prime silver salmon time (mooching, downrigging), with bigger kings in the mix, and the  focus after limiting out on salmon will be on big halibut over 100 pounds. Limits for fish this year are 1 king salmon, 5 silvers, 1 halibut, 5 black bass, 1 lingcod (slot limit), and 5 yelloweye rockfish.

This trip is top-of-the-line, with prime weather and prime dates. In addition to WON charter sponsors (Sufix, Lazer Sharp hooks, Costa sunglasses and Turner’s) lodge owner Seth Bone is throwing in a Kingfisher hat as well as an embroidered jacket or sweatshirt (your choice) to all who sign up. There are only 9 spots left, so call Mike Flynn at WON by dialing the WON office at (949) 366-0030 at ext. 30.

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