We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Spirit of the Kenai Alaska Fishing Adventures

#3 of 23 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Soldotna Features Animals
Soldotna, AK 99669
+1 907-262-5956
Review Highlights
King of the Kenai

WoW!!!! Capt. Mike is the best guide I've fished with. Knows the river & where the Fish are,never... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
Charles B
Best Alaskan fishing guide!

Mike was hands down the best host! He made me first trip to Alaska that much more exciting and... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Ashley H
via mobile
Read all 32 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“captain mike” (4 reviews)
“bear tracks” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Soldotna, AK 99669
+1 907-262-5956
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (32)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 21 April 2017

WoW!!!! Capt. Mike is the best guide I've fished with. Knows the river & where the Fish are,never hurried or rushed ...great instructor & really enjoys teaching new techniques to Land the BIG 1's!!!!!!For the trip of a Lifetime call Capt. Mike & plan your...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Mike was hands down the best host! He made me first trip to Alaska that much more exciting and hospitable. I can't wait to go back with the Patton fam this year!

1  Thank Ashley H
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Mike is hands down the best fishing guide we've ever had! He Was not in a rush to get back for an "4 or 6 hour fishing trip" he stayed out as long as we wanted!! So excited to go back!

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 4 April 2017

IT is that time of the year to plan trip to Alaska. May seem early but best fishing days get booked up NOW. Thats not to say Mike cant make it happen. Last year we went into a sporting goods store to buy license and...More

1  Thank jeffppattonsr
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I first went out for Silvers with Mike on my solo Alaska trip in 2015. Last year (2016) I went back to Alaska and took my girlfriend with me. She's not really into fishing but we both agree the day we spent on the water...More

Thank jazztpt99
Reviewed 11 February 2017

My wife and I went out with Mike for Reds (Sockeye) and he taught us how to fish for them. Mike also showed me how to properly fillet the fish instead of the way I was butchering them. The local smokehouse we had smoke some...More

Thank grahambunney
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I live on the Kenai Peninsula and enjoy the variety that Alaska has to offer. I have enjoyed fishing in various regions of Alaska: saltwater and freshwater.The first time fishing sockeye with Mike/ Spirit of the Kenai, I was blown away at how well his...More

Thank RickB5555
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Mike, the guide, was a stand up guy! He showed us the flossing method, he was very knowledgeable, and I've personally never seen someone so passionate about fishing. If you're lucky he might let you try some of his smoked salmon ;) If I ever...More

1  Thank Jacob H
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Mike took my wife, Deb, and me out for a day of Salmon fishing on the Kenai. He also had a couple of his buddies along and they also treated us like we were their clients. This was my second trip with Mike but Deb's...More

1  Thank Frank N
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Mike is awesome! He knew the river and where the fish were and put us on them! We had never used fly rods and he was able to teach us in a matter of minutes! He was also great with my 4 year old son...More

Thank Jeff P
Nearby Restaurants
The moose is loose
418 reviews
4.94 km away
St. Elias Brewing Company
480 reviews
4.67 km away
Senor Pancho's Mexican Restaurant
114 reviews
4.96 km away
Firehouse BBQ
98 reviews
4.89 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kenai National Wildlife Refuge
93 reviews
6.93 km away
Kenai River Brewing Company
62 reviews
5.10 km away
Soldotna Homestead Museum
39 reviews
5.12 km away
Soldotna Visitor Center
16 reviews
5.57 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hello, We are going to be in Soldotna last week of July. How we can connect to Mike and schedule out trips. Your review is so good!
6 May 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from jeffppattonsr | Reviewed this property |