We Specialize in Self-Guided Fishing, Unguided and Bare Boat Fishing

By on December 10, 2013

Ketchikan Guided Fishing Charters

Self Guided Fishing Boat

Fishing is just 10-45 minutes away from our private dock at Chinook Shores Lodge.

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Self Guided Fishing at Chinook Shores Lodge

Our 21′ aluminum hard-top boats are customized for Ketchikan, Alaska sport fishing.

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Our seven vessel sport fishing fleet is second to none!


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COVID-19 Travel Mandates and Protocols

By on August 3, 2020

Alaska’s Governor Dunleavy announced a new travel mandate which takes effect August 11, 2020. All travelers arriving the State of Alaska on or after August 11, 2020 must take a molecular-based (RT-PCR) COVID-19 test 72 hours prior to their departure.

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2020 Ketchikan Fishing Report

By on July 25, 2020

Don’t let COVID-19 keep you from Ketchikan! Chinook Shores Lodge has been operating since June. We’ve hosted hundreds of anglers from the Lower 48. We’ve implemented COVID-19 protocols and proceedures that has kept the lodge Coronavirus-free for 55 days. And,

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2006 20ft North River Seahawk

By on July 23, 2020

$24,500 OBO Engine: 2016 Suzuki DFI 140hp (600 hours) Kicker: Honda 9.9 Trolling Motor TXT (907) 254-7432 for more info For Sale by Owner in Ketchikan, Alaska

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2020 Alaska Fishing Photos

By on June 28, 2020

Chinook Shores Lodge

Make staying in Alaska this summer an endless adventure with deals on guided trips, lodging and boat rentals

By on June 21, 2020

Have you picked out your great Alaska adventure yet? I’ve covered some stand-out staycations in the last few weeks, but there are more offers that keep popping up. Literally every day, there’s a new deal or a list of offers

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It’s Sport Fishing Season in Ketchikan, Alaska!

By on June 17, 2020

This year we’re expecting some of the BEST fishing ever! And, [ahem thanks to COVID-19], we still have some great dates: June 18-23 | June 30-July 5 | July 9-16 August 8-14 | August 15-21 | August 24-30 September 24-30

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2021 Alaska Fishing Lodge Reservations: Sport Fishing Charters, Waterfront Accommodations and Self-Guided Fishing Boat Rentals

By on June 6, 2020

Please use the contact form below to inquire about fishing, add your name to the waiting list or to book a trip. We will contact you with rates and availability as soon as possible. Thank you. Chinook Shores Lodge 2021

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COVID-19 Requirements for Anglers Traveling to Alaska

By on June 6, 2020

Alaska has removed the 14-day quarantine requirement for travelers who can show proof of a negative COVID-19 test result obtained 72 hours before arriving in Alaska. Other travelers will have the option to be tested on arrival (subject to availability),

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Ketchikan Terminal Harvest Areas Open to Harvest Hatchery King Salmon

By on May 29, 2020

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 area terminal harvest areas, is one king salmon, 28 inches or greater in length. For

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Ketchikan Creek Opens To Sport Fishing

By on May 28, 2020

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, 2020. The bag and possession limit for king salmon in Ketchikan Creek is two king salmon