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Crazy About Cohos: Catch Your Silvers September 25-30, 2017

By on August 19, 2017

If you are crazy about catching Cohos, we have everything you need for your fishing adventure! Our sport fishing packages include lodging in a private beach house and use of our aluminum 21′ boats that are ready to fish! These

5 Salmon Species Found in Alaska

By on December 31, 2016

King (Chinook) Salmon: King Salmon, also known as Chinook, have a blue-gray back with silvery sides. Small irregular shaped black spots are found on back, dorsal fin, and usually on both lobes of the tail. This species has a black

2015 Ketchikan King Salmon Derby

By on February 2, 2015

Are you ready for the Chinooks? The Ketchikan CHARR King Salmon Derby is an annual event taking place each year in Ketchikan, Alaska, beginning over Memorial Day weekend and continuing for the following two weekends. May 23-25, 2015 (Memorial Day

How to Catch More Salmon

By on December 12, 2014

I am often asked, “What can I do to catch more salmon?” The simplest and often most accurate answer is, fish where the salmon are. Or more precisely, fish in a school of salmon. Salmon will often congregate around a

Lingcod Bonus Fish for Silver Salmon Fisherman

By on September 6, 2014

Limit Out On The Salmon? Go For The Lings! Silver (coho) fishing in Ketchikan can be phenomenal from July through September.  So what do you do when you and your buddies have limited out on 24 coho salmon before 10:30

Labor Day 2014: An Alaska Fishing Lodge Perspective

By on September 1, 2014

Some hardworking Americans say, a bad day fishing is better than a good day at work. We couldn’t agree more; however, we also belive there’s no such thing as a bad day fishing. As a matter of fact, the fishing

Cohos Gone Wild in Ketchikan, Alaska

By on August 31, 2014

These self-guided and guided anglers are crazy about the fall run of Cohos in Ketchikan, Alaska. Coho season, aka silver salmon season, is in full swing from now through the end of September.  If you haven’t been to Ketchikan in September

Silver Salmon Season in Ketchikan, Alaska: Fishing and Catching Coho

By on August 5, 2014

While many people prefer fishing for Chinook salmon (aka King salmon) during the months of May and June in Ketchikan, other anglers prefer fishing for Coho salmon (aka Silver salmon) in September. The primary reason being that is the bag limit

Silver Salmon Seasoning Recipes

By on August 4, 2014

Directions Fresh Silver “Coho” Salmon (1.5 to 2.5 pounds) Heavy-duty aluminum foil (18-inches wide) High-heat cooking spray Oil (olive, canola or grapeseed) SEASONING OR SPREAD OF CHOICE (recipe below) Heat grill to medium-high (400°F). Spray-coat dull side of aluminum foil (18-inch

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