Fly Fishing Whether you’re a seasoned fisher or an absolute novice, fly fishing is a great way to interact with nature in Alaska. Take a classic floatplane to a quiet stretch of water—chosen by an experienced guide based on current conditions. With rod in hand, you’ll discover the pleasure of fishing in Alaska’s wilderness. If you're a first-timer, look for a trip with hands-on instruction—though even the more experienced can benefit from tips. Most outfitters provide all equipment.