Posts By: Nadra Angerman

Nadra Angerman

Born in Ketchikan, Nadra manages marketing and public relations efforts for Chinook Shores Lodge. Contact her with story ideas or advertising opportunities by emailing

1Million Cruise Visitors Expected to Travel to Alaska in 2015

By on October 7, 2014

“This is a good demonstration of how an improved business climate can make a positive impact on Alaska’s economy,” says John Binkley, president of CLIA Alaska. ”Alaska significantly improved its competitiveness in the world through changes in regulations, taxes and

Number of Alaska Visitors Reaches All Time High

By on September 30, 2014

The number of visitors to Alaska reached an all-time high of 1,966,700 between May 1, 2013, and April 30, 2014, according to a report recently released by the Alaska Division of Economic Development. The Interim Visitor Volume Report 2013-14 shows

Chinook Shores Trip

By on September 14, 2014

We spent three nights at Chinook Shores with two days guided fishing. It was a wonderful trip. The cabins are clean, modern and well-equipped, the hosts friendly and helpful, and the fishing spectacular. This was our first guided fishing trip

Amazing Location and Staff

By on September 14, 2014

The guys from our fire house and I spent 4 days here fishing and we had an amazing time. The owners, Jeff and Nadra, have paid attention to every single detail to their property and the service they provide to

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

Sweet-Smoky-Spicy Silver Salmon Rub

By on August 5, 2014

Ingredients 2 teaspoons smoked paprika (pimenton) 2 teaspoons brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon coarse ground black pepper 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1/2 teaspoon cocoa powder 1/4 teaspoon red chili flakes 4 Silver “Coho” Salmon steaks or fillets (6

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

Best Lodging/Fishing Trip Ever

By on June 14, 2014

Jeff and Nadra have a great setting and boat for guided or self guided fishing. We stayed in one of the very well equipped cabins. Jeff and Nadra were good company on the boat while we hunted down king salmon

2014 Ketchikan Alaska Fishing Photos

By on May 31, 2014

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Wester Earns Captain’s License in Alaska

By on May 20, 2014

Chinook Shores Lodge, a Southeast Alaska fishing lodge specializing in guided charters and self-guided fishing, has announced lead dock-hand Hayden Wester successfully completed Mariners Learning Systems’ OUPV/Six-pack Captain’s License coursework and United States Coast Guard (USCG)-approved testing requirements. The USCG