By Scott McMurren, Alaska News Dispatch

I’ve visited Ketchikan many times. Since Ketchikan is a cruise port, I’m more familiar with the popular activities for cruisers: flightseeing, zipline tours, kayaking and downtown shopping.

But it’s just a 15-minute drive north of Ketchikan to Clover Pass. There are several lodges that cater to a different sort of traveler. They don’t arrive on a cruise ship. And they have one thing on their minds: fish.

Read the full story in the Alaska Dispatch News:

http://www.adn.com/article/20150910/visitors-angling-longer-stay-ketchikan-has-lot-offer

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.