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
To get your license before you even arrive, you can order an Alaska fishing license online here at the Alaska Department of Fish & Game website.
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.