Don't forget to acquire an Alaska fishing license before you make that first cast.
Local Retailers & Chain Stores
You can buy your fishing license at any outdoor store, Wal Mart, Fred Meyer's, Carr's/Safeway, and many other stores in Alaska. Our favorite fishing store is Mountain View Sports Center in Anchorage. They specialize in fishing gear and advice. in addition to your license, gear, and lures for Alaska, you can get clothing, books, or anything else you might need there.
Buy It Online
Your Fishing Guide Can Sell You One
Licenses are usually available from your guide, air taxi, lodge, or outfitter, whether included in a package or for sale at their office. Ask beforehand, to make sure.
Alaska Fishing License Cost
Get the latest license prices at Fish & Game's website. Their website isn't always the easiest to understand, so here's a partial summary:
Nonresident Sport Fishing License Cost
1 Day $20.00
3 Day $35.00
7 Day $55.00
14 Day $80.00
King Salmon Stamps & Prices
If you plan to fish for kings, you'll need a king salmon stamp for your fishing license (some exceptions may apply, see ADF&G for details)
1 Day $10.00
3 Day $20.00
7 Day $30.00
14 Day $50.00
*Good from the date of purchase through December 31 of the license year.