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All in a Days Work

By on September 7, 2014

People often ask what they can expect to catch on a guided sport fishing charter in Ketchikan, Alaska. Today’s bag is: Silver salmon, halibut, pink salmon and lingcod.

Lingcod Bonus Fish for Silver Salmon Fisherman

By on September 6, 2014

Limit Out On The Salmon? Go For The Lings! Silver (coho) fishing in Ketchikan can be phenomenal from July through September.  So what do you do when you and your buddies have limited out on 24 coho salmon before 10:30

Alaska Sport Fishing

By on September 5, 2014

The Pura Vida, Jeff’s 30ft Shamrock, returning to Chinook Shores after a day guiding Washington state anglers. Every day is Fish Friday at the lodge.

Self Guided Fishing Boat Rentals in Alaska

By on September 2, 2014

Did you know, when you book a fishing vacation at Chinook Shore Lodge, you get your own boat to use while you fish in Ketchikan, Alaska? Specifically the waters in and around Knudson Cove, Clover Pass, Vallenar Bay and Grant

Labor Day 2014: An Alaska Fishing Lodge Perspective

By on September 1, 2014

Some hardworking Americans say, a bad day fishing is better than a good day at work. We couldn’t agree more; however, we also belive there’s no such thing as a bad day fishing. As a matter of fact, the fishing

Cohos Gone Wild in Ketchikan, Alaska

By on August 31, 2014

These self-guided and guided anglers are crazy about the fall run of Cohos in Ketchikan, Alaska. Coho season, aka silver salmon season, is in full swing from now through the end of September.  If you haven’t been to Ketchikan in September

All Hands on Deck

By on August 28, 2014

It’s all hands on deck this morning at Chinook Shores in Knusdson Cove. Twenty-two anglers just left the lodge and we’re scrubbing boats and cleaning cabins to prepare for eighteen more. The fishing has been great in Ketchikan, Alaska and

Happy Humpy Day at Chinook Shores Lodge

By on August 6, 2014

Beautiful morning view from the lodge overlooking Knudson Cove and Clover Pass. The Coho "silver" salmon and Humpy "pink" salmon are running strong. Bag limit in Ketchikan, Alaska is six (6) per day!

Bring home the bacon, fry it up in a pan!

By on April 3, 2014

Nonresident anglers can catch two king salmon a day in Southeast Alaska (May-June 2014) due to new Alaska Fish and Game sport fishing regulations. If she can “bring home the bacon, and fry it up in  a pan” SO CAN

Live from Portland Inside the Pacific Northwest Sportsmen’s Show

By on February 9, 2014

The Pacific Northwest Sportsmen’s Show remained through the week and weekend during inclement Portland weather. Those able to make it safely to the Portland Expo Center enjoyed all the show has to offer. See you next year in Portland!