Fish Em LLC is a veteran owned fishing guide company that started out as a passion and dream. For over 13 years, Travis and Lori have been fishing the Kenai River in Cooper Landing during the summer months and ice-fishing local lakes in Eagle River and Mat-Su Valley during the winter. Ken, our newest addition and guide at Fish Em has been fishing Alaska’s waters for several years.
Kenai River Fishing: Depending on the time of year, we fish for Red Salmon, Silver Salmon, King Salmon, Pink Salmon, Rainbow Trout, and Dolly Varden. We fish the Upper Kenai River, Middle Kenai River, and Lower Kenai River depending time of year and target fish. We do fly-fishing, spin fishing, or a combination depending on your preference. We have partnered up with local halibut charters for combo halibut and salmon fishing trips depending on what you’re looking for including lodging and fishing packages. Dry cabins available for lodging for clients.
Ice-Fishing: During the winter, we fish for Rainbow Trout, Arctic Char/Dolly Varden, Landlocked Salmon, and Pike. We love getting families out on the ice and getting kids on their 1st fish!
We have served clients of all ages and are a family friendly company. We have Military discounts available for summer fishing and have had the honor of guiding several military men and woman from Project Healing Waters, The Fallen Outdoors, Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA), and other non profit organizations. We also have a Sponsor a Soldier program where all donations are used towards taking a soldiers out on the water. See our Sponsor a Soldier tab for details. Our goal is to provide exceptional service through our expertise, knowledge, and help create an adventure of a lifetime for our customers.
Travis Price, owner and guide of Fish Em LLC has over 13 years of experience fishing Alaska’s Kenai and local rivers along with local lakes. Travis has been guiding with his six pack license over 7 years since he retired with the Army in 2013. Travis is passionate about teaching and sharing his love for fishing and the great Alaskan outdoors. He is an exceptional guide, person, and friend that can not only put you on fish but show you a great time!
Ken McKenna, our newest addition and guide of Fish Em LLC has several years of experience fishing Alaska’s Kenai and local rivers/creeks. Ken recently joined Fish Em LLC in 2019 after retiring with the Airforce. Ken was previously stationed in Alaska at JBER and spent a lot of his time on the water throwing hand tied fly’s. Ken has had the opportunity to fish all over the world with multiple duty stations and has gained an array of knowledge with various types of fishing.
When Ken is not on the water fly fishing, he is spending time with his wife & kids, tying fly’s, playing guitar, hiking, rock climbing, or 4-wheeling. Ken is a great teacher, loves putting kids on their first fish, and showing everyone a good time on the water! We are glad to have Ken part of Fish Em and look forward to getting you on the water with him!
Ryan Libby, our newest addition and ice fishing guide of Fish Em LLC has several years of experience fishing Alaska’s lakes, rivers, and creeks. Ryan recently joined Fish Em LLC in 2020 and is also a veteran. He was previously stationed in Alaska at both JBER and Fort Wayne Wright after retiring with the army in 2015. Ryan has had the opportunity to fish some of the most breathtaking rivers, lakes, and streams in the lower 48 from growing up on the West Coast to fishing fresh and saltwater on the East Coast. Ryan attended the Orvis fly fishing school in Manchester, VT which furthered his knowledge on the sport.
He spends several months of the year fly fishing throughout the state when he is not hunting. During the colder months, Ryan enjoys chasing fish on the hardwater aka ice fishing. He dedicates much of his free time helping Veteran’s experience the thrill of both fly fishing and ice fishing through an organization called The Fallen Outdoors which dedicates their energy to combating suicide among the military community through outdoor therapy. He looks forward to seeing you on the water and hope to share a lifetime of memories through a shared passion of the outdoors.
Lori Price, co-owner and general manager of Fish Em LLC has over 13 years of experience fishing in Alaska. Lori does the marketing, social media, booking trips, correspondence with clients, and more. Lori is an avid outdoors woman who loves to promote the great Alaskan outdoors with her biggest passion of fly-fishing.
We value our customers and welcome your feedback and suggestions. Use our Contact Us page to tell us what we’re doing right or what we can improve on. If you need immediate response on booking, please call or text us at (907) 317-4714 or (907) 317-4706.