Viewing: Halibut

How’s the Halibut Fishing in Ketchikan?

By on December 10, 2014

Successful halibut fishing really depends on timing and weather… From mid June through August halibut fishing is pretty good to excellent in Ketchikan.  I can only think of a few days in recent years that we targeted halibut and did

Throwback Thursday? THIS is a keeper!

By on January 16, 2014

Throwback Thursday? No way, THIS FISH is a keeper. Try your hand at fishing for halibut in Ketchikan, Alaska at Chinook Shores Lodge.

Successful Halibut and Salmon Fishing in Alaska

By on December 10, 2013

Fishing in Alaska is something that every sportsman should experience. Offering exciting opportunities for halibut and salmon fishing, this is the destination that fishermen everywhere dream of. Halibut is especially abundant in the southeast are of Alaska, including Ketchikan. This

SUMMER HAUNTS

By on December 8, 2013

In the summer, SE Alaska halibut hang out in several different sea bed types but the one thing they’ll all have in common is food. Halibut eat crab, shrimp, cod, herring, squid, octopus, salmon, etc. – they are truly the

The Best Time To Halibut Fish in Ketchikan Alaska

By on November 11, 2012

Halibut can be found around Ketchikan Alaska from mid May through mid September, however the best time to fish for them is June through August as this is when they are most abundant.  Halibut spawn off the continental shelf in

Jig Fishing for Alaska Halibut

By on February 11, 2011

WHERE AND WHEN TO JIG – I jig for halibut all the time, bait is great but usually jigging will out fish it.  My favorite way to jig halibut is by anchoring on or drifting across a point or gently sloping

THE LIFECYCLE OF A HALIBUT

By on February 11, 2011

Halibut spawn annually between November and March in deep water (600 to 1800 ft) near the edge of the continental shelf from British Columbia to the Bering Sea. The free floating eggs hatch after two to three weeks and as

Alaska Halibut Fishing with Circle Hooks

By on January 11, 2011

When I anchor up on a halibut spot in Alaska I like to immediately get some some meat in the water to start a scent trail.  These are the rods you want up current typically in the bow of the

Halibut Fishing at Chinook Shores Lodge

By on December 16, 2010

Halibut fishing for teens in Ketchikan Alaska at Chinook Shores Lodge.

Ketchikan Alaska Halibut Fishing in at Chinook Shores Lodge

By on September 16, 2009

Halibut fishing in Ketchikan Alaska at Chinook Shores Lodge with the Rakowitz group from Texas. Alaska halibut fishing at Chinook Shores Ketchikan Alaska fishing lodge is awesome.