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Chinook Shores

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.

Nonresident King Salmon Closure Rescinded

By on August 14, 2019

August 15, 2019 / The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced today, that the nonresident king salmon closure will be rescinded on August 16. Nonresident anglers may again retain king salmon in Southeast Alaska and Ketchikan marine waters. These

2020 Alaska Fishing Lodge Reservations: Sport Fishing Charters, Waterfront Accommodations and Self-Guided Fishing Boat Rentals

By on June 30, 2019

We are currently accepting deposits for 2020 reservations. Please use the contact form below to inquire about fishing or to book a trip. We will contact you with rates and availability as soon as possible. Thank you. Chinook Shores Lodge

Ketchikan Fishing Report: King Salmon Edition

By on June 16, 2019

It’s all about King salmon in Knudson Cove… or Chinook salmon at Chinook Shores Lodge. Really, whatever you want to call them… Kings or Chinooks… they’re biting! Ketchikan salmon catch rates typically increase the last two weeks of June, 2019

Ketchikan Creek Opens To Sport Fishing

By on May 30, 2019

Ketchikan Creek will be open to sport fishing for all species, including king salmon, beginning 12:01 a.m. June 1 through 11:59 p.m. December 31, 2019. The bag and possession limit for king salmon in Ketchikan Creek is two king salmon

Ketchikan Terminal Harvest Areas Open to Harvest Hatchery King Salmon

By on May 24, 2019

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Sport Fish announced today that the bag and possession limit for all anglers in three Ketchikan terminal harvest areas, is one king salmon, 28 inches or greater in length. For nonresidents,

2019 Ketchikan Fishing Report

By on May 7, 2019

Source: Alaska Department of Fish & Game (as of May 06, 2019) 2019 Alaska sport fishing licenses are available online at the Alaska Fish & Game (AF&G) Website. King Salmon Retention of king salmon is prohibited in the Ketchikan area

Every Day is Earth Day

By on April 22, 2019

In the spirit of Earth Day we decided it was time for Chinook Shores Lodge to make a stronger commitment to serving our environment. We sponsored a neighborhood Earth Day event to help clean up Potter Road, Knudson Cove Road

McKinley Angerman Kellogg received bachelor’s degree, accepts position with Chinook Shores Lodge

By on April 18, 2019

McKinley Angerman Kellogg, granddaughter of Wrangell residents Dick and Barbara Angerman, has recently earned her bachelor’s degree and has also accepted a management position with Chinook Shores Lodge in Ketchikan. Kellogg received her degree on March 23, in environmental science,

2019 Regulations for Charter Halibut Anglers Announced

By on April 12, 2019

The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) has announced new regulations for the charter halibut fishery in Southeast (Area 2C) and Southcentral (Area 3A) Alaska for 2019. Regulations in Southeast Alaska Halibut sport fishery season runs February 1 to December 31,

Chinook Shores Lodge Employee Earns Bachelor’s Degree

By on March 23, 2019

McKinley Angerman Kellogg graduates with a Bachelor of Science in environmental science from Western Washington University (WWU). KETCHIKAN, ALASKA / March 23, 2019 – Chinook Shores Lodge, a premier Southeast Alaska fishing lodge specializing in guided charters, self-guided fishing and