A Self Guided / Unguided Fishing Adventure In Alaska Can Be The Most Rewarding Fishing Trip You’ll Ever Take

Self Guided Fishing in Alaska 2013

At Chinook Shores we specialize in Unguided Alaska fishing trips.  We have everything you need for the Do-It-Yourselfer.  We understand what you need and our boats, facilities and helpful staff show it.  Chinook Shores was designed around a fisherman’s dream – A dream of going to the perfect fishing destination and having everything you could possibly need to have the trip of a lifetime on your own terms, your own schedule and fishing in your own Self Guided Boat.

  • Unguided fishing trips let you fish on your own schedule
  • We are here to help but you call the shots
  • Your own boat, Your own dock, Your own Beach House, Your own way!
  • We have friendly staff on site to assist you with your boat, fishing gear and fish processing.

Our self guided fishing orientation includes complete overview of the boat, fishing gear, local area maps, and safety equipment as well as tips and techniques on how to rig your bait and directions to the current hot spots.


  • Private beach house

  • 21’ Self guided boat and all gear

  • Boat and fishing orientation

  • Fish processing and boxing

  • Staff on site to assist you

  • Airport transfer with a stop at the supermarket

  • First day guided option for an additional charge

  • Bait and fuel sold separately

Our commitment to our guests is to provide the best accommodations, fishing boats and facilities in the industry and to surround them with friendly knowledgeable staff and fishing guides. At Chinook Shores Lodge you will find everything you need to make your Alaska fishing trip an experience of a lifetime. Whether you prefer Ketchikan salmon fishing or Alaska halibut fishing or bottom fishing for rockfish and cod, we have it all – same day, same place, same time.