We Specialize in Self-Guided Fishing, Unguided and Bare Boat Fishing

By on December 10, 2013

Ketchikan Guided Fishing Charters

Self Guided Fishing Boat

Fishing is just 10-45 minutes away from our private dock at Chinook Shores Lodge.

Alaska Self-Guided Fishing Boat Rentals

Self Guided Fishing at Chinook Shores Lodge

Our 21′ aluminum hard-top boats are customized for Ketchikan, Alaska sport fishing.

Ketchikan Alaska Boat Rental

Silver Streaks Can’t Be Beat!

All THIS and an amazing Alaska Fishing lodge too!

Ketchikan Alaska Boat Rentals

Our seven vessel sport fishing fleet is second to none!


Valentine’s Day Edition: Why We Love King Salmon and Other Hot Topics

By on February 14, 2018

In the spirit of National Heart Month, we’ve put together a collection of things we love in this Valentine’s Day edition of the Chinook Shores Lodge newsletter February is Heart Month Did you know, fish is a good source of

Alaska Fishing Lodges #AlaskaFishingLodge #AlaskaLodge #LodgeLife

By on January 27, 2018

It would be our pleasure to host your Alaska fishing trip. Our self-guided fishing calendar fills up quickly. If we don’t have the dates you need this year, please contact us one year prior to the month you’d prefer to

Alaska Cod Parmesan with Zucchini Noodles

By on January 26, 2018

SERVES 4 / PREP TIME 15 minutes / COOK TIME 20 minutes INGREDIENTS 2 medium zucchini (about 5 to 6 oz. each), sliced thinly on mandolin or with a peeler 1 Tablespoon unsalted butter 1 teaspoon olive oil Salt and

Alaska Salmon Steaks with Orange-Avocado Salad

By on January 26, 2018

SERVES 4 / PREP TIME 20 minutes / COOK TIME 20 minutes INGREDIENTS Juice and zest of 2 medium navel oranges (about 1 cup juice and 4 Tablespoons zest) 1/3 cup olive oil 2 Tablespoons minced shallot or red onion

How to Fillet a King Salmon

By on January 24, 2018

Professional Memberships

By on January 9, 2018

Chinook Shores Lodge specializes in self-guided fishing and is an active member of local and national organizations. The Alaska Charter Association (ACA) The Alaska Charter Association is a statewide organization representing about 180 charter and associated businesses. Its mission-“to preserve

An Open Letter Regarding Proposed 2018 Unuk River King Salmon Stock Status and Action Plan

By on December 28, 2017

Attn: Alaska Board of Fish (BOF) RE: SE & Yakutat Finfish & Shellfish Comments I own and operate Chinook Shores sport fishing lodge located in Clover Passage, West Behm Canal. We opened in 2005, lodge up to 30 guests, operate

Happy Holidays 2018

By on December 25, 2017

Happy Holidays Wishing You Every Happiness This Holiday Season And Through Out The Coming Year

2018 Expos and Sportsmen’s Shows, Chinook Shores Lodge Scheduled to Attend

By on October 30, 2017

Chinook Shores Lodge will exhibit at the following 2018 boating, fishing and hunting events: January 18-21, 2018 International Sportsmen’s Expos Booth #3308 at Cal Expo (directions) 1600 Exposition Sacramento, CA 95815 SHOW HOURS Thursday, January 18th 11am-8pm Friday, January 19th

2017 Ketchikan Alaska Fishing Report

By on October 11, 2017

King salmon Sport fishing for king salmon has reopened in Southeast Alaska marine waters as of October 1, 2017. The following regulations are now in effect through March 31, 2018. Residents: Bag and possession limit is two king salmon, 28