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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 ā€“ same day, same place, same time.

You booked a fishing trip at Chinook Shores Lodge, so now what? Here’s Five Things To Do Before Your Ketchikan Alaska Fishing Trip

By on December 31, 2019

#1 Make Airline Reservations Fishermen travel to Ketchikan via the Alaska Marine Highway, Alaska Airlines or Delta Airlines every summer in search of salmon, halibut and other tasty seafood. We recommend choosing Alaska Airlines as they offer reliability, comfort, premium

Southeast Alaska Regional King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For 2020 Announced

By on December 31, 2019

For more information, Contact: Bob Chadwick, Regional Management Coordinator(907) 747-5551 (Juneau) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is reminding anglers that the 2020 sport fishing regulations for king salmon in Southeast Alaska and Yakutat remain unchanged except that the

Happy Holidays 2019

By on December 25, 2019

Wishing you a happy holiday season, the joy of family, the gift of friends and a prosperous New Year!

Now Accepting Job Applications for the 2020 Fishing Season

By on December 16, 2019

Apply Online We are currently seeking dockhands, van drivers, J1 students and housekeepers. If you are interested in these seasonal positions, please complete the online application.  We will contact regarding employment. For information about employment opportunities at Chinook Shores Lodge,

Breast Cancer Awareness: Casting for Recovery

By on October 1, 2019

Casting for Recovery takes women out of the clinical setting to beautiful and into nature, where they can relax, share their breast cancer experience with other survivors, and learn the therapeutic sport of fly fishing in Ketchikan. In 2019, eight

Nonresident King Salmon Closure Rescinded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15, 2019 / The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced today, that the nonresident king salmon closure will be rescinded on August 16.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

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 2020 Calendar: June 12 – June 17, 2020

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,