Chinook Shores Lodge Expands Fleet with 9th All-Aluminum, Self-Guided Sport Fishing Rental Boat
March 16, 2024

KETCHIKAN, ALASKA / March 16, 2024 – Chinook Shores Lodge, an Alaska fishing lodge specializing in guided charters and self-guided fishing, today announced the addition of the ninth Silver Streak rental boat to its impressive fleet. Renowned for its self-guided sportfishing experiences, the Chinook Shores Lodge continues to elevate its offerings, providing anglers with top-tier equipment and exceptional opportunities to explore the rich waters of Ketchikan, Alaska.

The new Silver Streak boat, equipped with state-of-the-art amenities and designed for optimal fishing performance, joins Chinook Shores Lodge’s existing fleet, further enhancing the unparalleled experience that the lodge is known for:

  • 23’ Hard Top with 8’5” Beam
  • Aluminum Self-Bailing Decks with Deck Wash Down Pump
  • Bow Cockpit with High Profile Handrails
  • Transom HandRails and Downriggers
  • Fish Box in Transom with Cutting Board
  • Fish Box w/ Removable Liners in Aft Deck Compartment
  • Cabin Top Handrails
  • Vinyl Upholstered Swivel Seats on Shock Absorbing Back-Saver Pedestals
  • Walk-Thru 3-Piece Windshield

Anglers can look forward to the reliability, comfort, and advanced features that are synonymous with the Silver Streak brand, ensuring memorable and successful fishing adventures.

“We are thrilled to introduce the latest addition to our fleet, reaffirming our commitment to delivering exceptional sportfishing experiences,” said Jeff Wedekind, owner of Chinook Shores Lodge. “The inclusion of the ninth Silver Streak boat underscores our dedication to providing our guests with the best equipment and ensuring that their time on the water is both productive and enjoyable.”

Chinook Shores Lodge’s expansion of its Silver Streak fleet represents a continued investment in enhancing the quality of sportfishing experiences for its patrons. With a focus on customer satisfaction and a deep appreciation for Southeast Alaska’s natural beauty, the lodge remains steadfast in its mission to offer unparalleled fishing adventures in one of the world’s most renowned angling destinations.

Chinook Shores, Inc. (dba Chinook Shores Lodge) is located 15 miles north of Ketchikan International Airport in Southeast Alaska on Revillagigedo Island. Accommodations include four waterfront beach houses, one waterview vacation rental and The Inn at Knudson Cove. All vacation rental properties have fully equipped kitchens, private outdoor BBQ areas, washer/dryers, TV, WiFi and cell service. Chinook Shores Lodge specializes in self-guided fishing and rents custom-built, 23’ aluminum hardtop fishing boats from their private dock to locals and lodge guests who enjoy sportfishing and whale watching. When guests aren’t boating, they often enjoy shopping locally and participating in tours and excursions such as flightseeing, catamaran tours, kayaking, hiking and zip-lining. For more information about Chinook Shores Lodge and its self-guided sportfishing experiences, visit: and

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