Day Trips / Cruise Ship Charters

Alaska Cruise

Bill Fairchild Photo / Cruise ships docked in Ketchikan, Alaska

Are you thinking about riding a ferry of the Alaska Marine Highway System or taking a luxury cruise to Alaska this summer? Be sure to plan activities such as flight seeing, kayaking, zip lining and sport fishing that will make your cruise to Alaska unforgettable! We are happy to accommodate cruise ship passengers and independent travelers who want to go sport fishing in Ketchikan, Alaska.

Sport Fishing Daily Rates

Alaska Ferry

Ferry from Alaska Marine Highway System Fleet

Our passenger ship charters and day trip prices are based on four person minimum.  Our price includes ground transportation between your ship and our fishing lodge.

4 hr charter = $200 per person x 4 = $800
6 hr charter = $250 per person x 4 = $1,000
8 hr charter = $300 per person x 4 = $1,200
10 hr charter = $400 per person x 4 = $1,600

*(8-10 hours)

Use the contact form below to tell us when you will be arriving in Ketchikan. We will pick you up on the dock, drive you to our Alaska Fishing Lodge 15 miles north of downtown, take you on an amazing fishing journey, fillet and vacuum pack your fish and return you to your cruise ship on time for departure. Prices do not include fish processing, gratuity or 2.5% sales tax.

Cruise Ship Excursions and Sport Fishing Charters

Fresh of the Celebrity Cruise Ship and Straight to the Sport Fishing Excursion

Chinook Shores Lodge accommodates groups of four to twenty. Come stay with us and enjoy beautiful waterfront accommodations and amazing fishing experiences! Or, if you still want to take that cruise to Alaska, use the information below to help finalize your reservations and plans.

Carnival Cruise Line

Carnival Corporation & plc is the largest cruise company in the world, with a portfolio of cruise brands in North America, Europe, Australia and Asia, comprised of Carnival Cruise Lines, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, Seabourn, AIDA Cruises, Costa Cruises, Cunard, Ibero Cruises, P&O Cruises (Australia) and P&O Cruises (UK). Together, these brands operate 101 ships totaling 208,000 lower berths with eight new ships scheduled to be delivered between spring 2014 and fall 2016. Carnival Corporation & plc also operates Holland America Princess Alaska Tours, the leading tour company in Alaska and the Canadian Yukon. For more information, visit: www.carnival.com.

Celebrity Cruise Line

Celebrity Cruises’ iconic “X” is the mark of modern luxury, with its cool, contemporary design and warm spaces; dining experiences where the design of the venues is as important as the cuisine; and the amazing service that only Celebrity can provide, all providing an unmatchable vacation experience. In addition to offering vacations visiting all continents, Celebrity also presents immersive Cruisetour experiences in Alaska, Australia/New Zealand, Canada, Europe and South America. By the end of 2012, Celebrity Cruises has a fleet of 11 beautiful ships. For more information, visit: www.celebritycruises.com.

Disney Cruise Line

Disney Cruise Line combines the natural wonder and adventurous spirit of Alaska with the unparalleled, family-friendly experience found on a Disney Cruise Line ship. Disney Cruise Line works closely with Alaskan tour operators to create exclusive-to-Disney family-friendly Port Adventures that allow guests to best experience Alaska’s natural beauty and rich history. On their Alaskan adventure, guests may catch a glimpse of a brown bear, bald eagle or humpback whale. They can explore magnificent glaciers and fjords in Juneau. In Ketchikan, guests can fish for some of the largest wild salmon in the world and learn about local culture through hand-carved totem poles. In Skagway, Disney Cruise Line guests can traverse panoramic landscapes by railway, or pan for gold like miners from the famous Klondike gold rush. For more information, visit: www.disneycruise.disney.go.com.

Holland America Cruise Line

Holland America Line’s fleet of 15 elegant, mid-size ships offers more than 500 sailings a year visiting all seven continents. Cruises include both popular and less-traveled ports in the Caribbean, Alaska, Europe, Mexico, South America, the Panama Canal, Australia, New Zealand and Asia – as well as unique voyages to the Amazon, Antarctica and our extended Grand Voyages. Along with enticing destinations, we offer one-of-a-kind programs such as the Culinary Arts Center cooking demonstrations, Digital Workshop powered by Windows® and The Collections of Holland America Line – specially chosen shore excursions to further enhance our guests’ appreciation and understanding of the places. For more information, visit: www.hollandamerica.com.

Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Cruise Line is the innovator in cruise travel with a 47-year history of breaking the boundaries of traditional cruising, most notably with the introduction of Freestyle Cruising which revolutionized the industry by giving guests more freedom and flexibility. Today, Norwegian invites guests to “Cruise Like a Norwegian” on one of 13 purpose-built Freestyle Cruising ships, providing guests the opportunity to enjoy a relaxed, resort style cruise vacation on some of the newest and most contemporary ships at sea. For more information, visit: www.ncl.com.

Ocean Cruises

Formed in 2002 by luxury cruise industry veterans Frank Del Rio, Joe Watters and Bob Binder, Oceania Cruises is the world’s largest upper premium cruise line. The Finest Cuisine at Sea, Destination Immersion Specialists and Intimate & Luxurious Ships are the pillars that define Oceania Cruises’ five-star product, positioning the line as the cruise company of choice for travelers seeking a truly refined and casually elegant travel experience on the Regatta cruise ship. For more information, visit: www.oceancruises.com.

Princess Cruises

One of the best-known names in cruising, Princess Cruises first set sail in 1965 with a single ship cruising to Mexico. Today, the line has grown to become the third largest cruise line in the world, renowned for innovative ships, an array of onboard options, and an environment of exceptional customer service. A recognized leader in worldwide cruising, Princess offers approximately 1.7 million passengers each year the opportunity to escape to the top destinations around the globe, aboard a fleet of 17 modern vessels. For more information, visit:  www.princess.com.

Regent Cruises

Regent Seven Seas Cruises is the world’s most inclusive luxury cruise line. The line’s fares include all-suite accommodations, round-trip air, highly personalized service, acclaimed cuisine, fine wines and spirits, Wi-Fi, sightseeing excursions in every port, all gratuities, and a pre-cruise luxury hotel package for those guests staying in concierge and higher suites. Three award-winning, all-suite vessels, Seven Seas Navigator, Seven Seas Mariner, and Seven Seas Voyager, are among the most spacious at sea and visit nearly 350 destinations around the globe. The line is currently building the 750-guest Seven Seas Explorer, which will be delivered in summer of 2016. For more information, visit: www.rccs.com.

Royal Caribbean Cruises

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. is the world’s second largest cruise company and also offers unique land-tour vacations in Alaska, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Canada, Dubai, Europe and South America. The company owns six brands, Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Pullmantur, Azamara Club Cruises and CDF Croisières de France, as well as TUI Cruises through a 50 percent joint venture. Together, these brands operate a combined total of 41 ships globally with a selection of itineraries that call on approximately 455 destinations worldwide. For more information, visit: www.royalcaribbean.com.

Silversea Cruises

Silversea Cruises owns and operates eight luxury cruise ships (soon to become nine) from 100 to 540 guests, along with a global portfolio of itineraries to all seven continents and over 800 destinations worldwide. The cruise line’s headquarters are based in Monaco, and the company maintains branch offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, and Australia. For more information, visit: www.silversea.com.