King Salmon are considered by some to be the ultimate catch in Alaska. They range from 20 to 90 pounds, and with their unbelievable power and the Kenai River's strong current, they will give you the fight of your life! King Salmon run up the Kenai River and right past our lodge in May, June and July. There is also some very good salt water King Salmon fishing in May. The World Record King Salmon Weighed 97 lbs. 4 oz. Caught by Lester Anderson May 17th, 1985 on the Kenai River.