First King Salmon of 2014!

  The first King Salmon of the 2014 Crystal Creek Lodge season was caught today at the Nushagak River by William Oberholtzer, age 6.   Guiding him was his dad, Alex Oberholtzer, pilot/guide and partner at Crystal Creek Lodge. The Nushagak run of Kings is ahead of schedule and the run is predicted to be strong! … Continued

Yantarni Silver

  We are at the peak of the Yantarni camp runs Silver Salmon. Shown is Ryan Thompson of Whitefish, Montana, holding  beautiful Yantarni Silver. Ryan works with the Fly Fishing Film Tour and was at Yantarni this week to shoot a commercial short. Yantarni Salmon Camp will be a presenting sponsor of the Fly Fishing … Continued

Yantarni Opens, Guests Greeted by a Bunch of Chums

Guide Connor Scott shown holding a Chum Salmon caught by Rick and Lee P. of Phoenix, AZ.  This is Lee’s 24th trip to CCL and his first to Yantarni Salmon Camp.  Rick and Lee went on a day trip.  They and two other guests caught numerous Chums and Pink Salmon within sight of the ocean. … Continued