Fishing and Hunting

Let J&J Smart Charters take you on an Alaskan fishing or hunting adventure!

We open from May through Labor Day.  Click any charter name for more details.

Halibut Charter – Fish the halibut grounds out of Cook Inlet. May – September

Halibut & Salmon Combo Charter – Enjoy a day of halibut and salmon fishing out of Cook Inlet. May – June / June – July

Silver Salmon Creek Combo – Exclusive trip–enjoy halibut fishing, Silver Salmon fishing and bear viewing on our Silver Salmon Creek combo. August – September

Clamming Trips

2018 Tide Tables: Cape Ninilchik – Deep Creek DistrictCheck out the fishing and clamming tides for the Ninilchik area–the east coast line is closed to clamming, but we do offer clamming trips over to the west side.

Spring Black Bear Drop Offminimum of 5 days

We also offer Hunt Drop-Offs in the Prince William Sound & Resurrection Bay areas and specialize in spring black bear drop-off hunts. Contact us for more details!



For the month of September, if you are in need of river transportation from Galena to the hunting grounds on the Koyukuk River, we offer a drop-off service with our 22′ Sea Ark hard-top riverboat, 200 hp Suzuki.  Please call or e-mail us for more details!

2017 Koyukuk Drop Off Hunt

Our Boats:

HERS, SOLO, and QUICKWATER Boats ready to go


HERS TOO is a 30’x10′ Coast Guard-inspected T-Class ACB boat–one of the safest boat around Ninilchik and can fish up to 8 people. We also operate Coast Guard approved 28-foot Alumaweld hardtop boats (6-pack boats).



More about our boats


What to Bring:

  • Warm Clothing
  • Rain Gear
  • Alaska Fishing License (Visit the Alaska Fish and Game Online Licensing Web Site to get prices, information, and to purchase licenses and stamps online.
  • Food and/or Snacks & Drinks
  • Cooler or fish box for temporary means of storing fish to take home
  • Sunglasses for those sunny days
  • Camera to capture those great memories

*Alaska Fishing Charters

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