Here are the best Alaska fishing lodges from all over the state. Whether fishing the Interior for Arctic Grayling to battling steelhead in Southeast, Fish Alaska always updates our recommendations for best Alaska fishing lodges for our readers. Find our latest favorite Alaska fishing lodges below:
Alaska Sportsman’s Lodge on the Kvichak River near Lake Iliamna.
The Nushagak River is Alaska’s most prolific river for Alaska king salmon fishing and this river also receives huge runs of chrome bright chum salmon and sockeye salmon. All anglers are welcome, they offer Alaska fly fishing guides and conventional tackle guided fishing.
Located 100 miles by float plane northwest of Ketchikan, the lodge is nestled in an isolated cove on the north side of Heceta Island in Sea Otter Sound surrounded by spectacular wilderness scenery! They give their fishermen & women a high-end self-guided fishing experience with the best in boats, fishing rods & tackle, even valet boat parking when you return in the evening.
The “Nush” is Alaska’s most productive King Salmon river with runs approaching 100,000 fish annually (roughly 5 times the number of the better know Kenai River). Anglers routinely catch “a dozen a day,” and often many more.
The Holitna River Lodge is located 238 miles SW of Anchorage in the core of Alaska bush country and is on a spectacular waterway with hundreds of miles of river to fish and hunt from. They stage their fishing and hunting adventures from Holitna River Lodge. They are strategically located in the “Heart” of Alaska featuring a 2,300 foot runway for their Cessna 206 and Super Cub, 3 duplex cabins, 4 private cabins, 20 boats, a beautiful garden, and a big main lodge.
Alaskan Wilderness Outfitting Company offers both guided and unguided trips to the pristine waters of Prince William Sound, the wild lakes and rivers of the Wrangell Mountains and the untamed wilderness of the North Gulf Coast. You choose the fish you want to catch and the accommodations you prefer, and we’ll make it happen.
This lodge is located in the Bristol Bay area near the southern boundary of the Wood-Tikchik State Park, the largest state park in the nation. They offer fishing trip packages for King Salmon, Silver Salmon, Sockeye Salmon, Pink Salmon, Chum Salmon, native Rainbow Trout, Arctic Char, Grayling, Dolly Varden and Northern Pike.
Their location is remote – no roads or crowds…just unbelievable fishing, spectacular scenery, and an abundance of wildlife. Their years of experience (over 20 years in business) and guest/guide ratio (2:1) ensure plenty of individual attention, and an Alaskan fishing program tailored to your expectations.
Aniak Air Guides offers the best in Alaska wilderness trips & adventures, wilderness float trips, a remote Alaska wilderness lodge, fishing, hunting, rafting, backpacking, and wildlife viewing. The best of Alaska!
Catch chrome Kings in June from our remote lodge on Shulin Lake. Choose from a bounty of choices in July or join us in Iliamna in the fall for trophy rainbow fishing. Custom trips can be either all-inclusive or self-guided. Drop-offs to prime fishing and hunting spots are available! Your adventure starts here!
They open the door to locations so exhilarating and so unimaginable, you have to experience them to believe them. Getting there is worth the trek. They make it easy; you’ll earn bragging rights, and take home tales that will inspire and amaze. These life-changing experiences become a part of your fabric—stories and adventures you’ll want to share, whether it’s for renewal, escape, adventure, or reward.
Located in Talkeetna, they offer custom overnight fish and float trips for those who want to experience Alaska’s river fishing at its best. Their day trips cover several miles of many local streams. Their guides are experienced in both fly & conventional fishing, so let them know your preference and they will take care of you. Fly-fishing lessons are available for the beginner or novice fly fisher.
Welcome to a luxurious Southeast Alaska fishing experience that is like no other. At Favorite Bay Lodge, you will enjoy nature’s bounty by day—and relax in luxurious surroundings by night. Whether fishing, whale watching, kayaking, hiking, or simply unwinding in our unspoiled surroundings, you and your entire family will discover why our Southeast Alaska fishing lodge is anything but ordinary. We’re ideally located on remote Admiralty Island, just minutes from breathtaking Angoon, Alaska.
Best Alaska fishing is a designation given to Sitka by many annual saltwater anglers seeking outstanding king, halibut, lingcod, rockfish and silver salmon fishing. Our clients think Fish Baranof brings their guests the best Alaska fishing experience, especially tailored for the experienced angler who wants to captain their own boat, fish their way and take great care in their fish processing.
Kate & Justin are fishing guides in Alaska, Oregon, and Southern Baja. They love fishing, hunting, and their yellow lab, Kada. Their travels have taken them around the world, and utilizing those experiences they work to provide the best guided trips, travel planning, and logistics possible. Join them on one of their adventures and see why they’re such a great team.
Virtually inaccessible to anyone else, Icy Bay Lodge is located 60 miles from the town of Yakutat and any other lodges. They are truly remote and raw Alaska. The only other folks you see all week are other guests from the lodge!
They have been introducing guests to the wonders of Chichagoff Island Since 2000. They strive to provide guests with all the comforts of home while getting to experience Alaska at its best. The Icy Strait Lodge is located in a very beautiful area of Hoonah and operates year-round.
Katmai Trophy Lodge is located on the banks of the famed Naknek River, perfectly situated on the edge of tide water, giving us quick access to both ocean- fresh salmon and the trophy rainbow trout fishing that the Naknek is famous for. We are a full-service fishing lodge in the heart of Bristol Bay just two miles outside the boundary of the world- renowned Katmai National Park. You have probably heard that the Bristol Bay watershed is home to the largest runs of salmon in the world. A lesser known fact is that it is also Alaska’s only designated “Trophy Rainbow Trout” area. Our river system starts in the snow-capped mountains of Katmai National Park flowing down through our beautiful chain of lakes, through rolling tundra hills, ending with the Naknek flowing into the Bering Sea. This unspoiled nutrient rich environment enables our fish to grow to incredible size.
Our original log lodge and cabins right on the banks of the turquoise Kenai River, Kenai Riverside Lodge is surrounded by snow-capped mountains and is in close proximity to the nation’s second-largest national […]
King Salmondeaux Lodge is a fisherman’s dream come true. Located at mile 26.5 of the world-famous Kenai River, and featuring over 700 feet of prime river frontage, this is the place where world records are set. The lodge currently consists of five beautiful riverside cabins, four roadside cabins and two new deluxe cabins.
Our world-class Kodiak Island hunting and fishing is located in Old Harbor, Alaska, notably one of Alaska’s best king salmon and halibut fishing destinations and definitely one of the world’s best places to hunt Sitka black-tail deer and sea ducks like king eider. The secret is out!
Kodiak Legends Lodge takes the definition of luxury fishing lodges in Alaska to a whole new level. Complete with welcoming accommodations, scrumptious homemade meals, tons of activities, expert guides, and all the fishing equipment you need, it sets the scene for an incredible experience.
The waterfront location of Leonard’s Landing Lodge is dominated by the view of the spectacular Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains that stretch from West to East just north of Yakutat, Alaska. Yakutat is located on MontI Bay along the south side of Yakutat Bay not far from where it cuts in from the Gulf of Alaska.
Log Cabin Resort can be YOUR Alaskan Fishing and Adventure headquarters. Since YOU are the guest – tell them what you want in your fishing or adventure vacation. They will make it happen. It’s their goal to keep you safe, but provide you with an experience of fishing, crabbing, shrimping, wildlife viewing, whale watching, or other activities, so you will remember it for the rest of your life. We are located on Prince of Wales Island, the FIRST JET STOP north of Seattle, offering self-guided or fully guided salmon and halibut packages. Stream fishing is also available in September.
We founded the Naknek River Camp on the basic premise that Alaska was just too amazing to be kept as a playground for the rich. We set out to create Alaska’s Affordable Alternative, featuring 8 comfortable cabins located within Katmai National Park, at the outlet of Naknek Lake.
When you fish with North Pacific Saltwater, our experienced team will not only put you on the fish, but point out landmarks of interest, as well as help you witness a variety of marine mammals in their native habitat. Sea lions, whales, porpoise, orca, and sea otter can all be seen in the area waters. Among other birds in the region, bald eagles are a common sighting.
With an average of 100,000 king salmon returning each year, the Nushagak River sees the world’s largest Chinook run! The Nushagak River also boasts major runs of silvers and Nushagak River Adventures is a top-quality lodge with experienced fishing guides, new, permanent cabins and all new gear and equipment. Casual dining with masterful cuisine top the list of amenities. Relax with Nushagak River Adventures and enjoy a salmon fishing experience unparalleled.
We realize your Alaskan fishing experience is extremely important to you. The amount of effort you put into the planning, the cost, the time you take off all weigh on your decision. You want this trip to be the best possible experience. Our guides are kind people and passionate fishermen and we will flat out work our hardest to outperform your expectations. The Kanektok (aka the Chosen River) is a fly fisherman’s dream. The river is the perfect size and provides outstanding spawning grounds for all five species of Alaskan Pacific salmon. A magical place by any account, its ability to support wildlife and sustain natural populations of WILD fish truly set it apart. In the clear waters of the Kanektok, anglers will find king, coho, sockeye, chum and pink salmon, as well as trophy-sized native rainbow trout, arctic char, grayling, and dolly varden. Please visit our website and give us a call.
Sportsman’s Cove Lodge sits in a quiet refuge named Saltery Cove. Believe it or not, this private little cove was once a bustling community with all kinds of sailing ships moored inside and a big fish processing facility called “Straits Packing Company” as the focal point.
Here, in the Bristol Bay Watershed, you will find incomparable rainbow trout fishing, as well as lake trout, pike, dolly varden, arctic char and arctic grayling. Talarik Creek Lodge has all the transportation tools necessary to get you on the fish. Depending on species, season and drainage, as well as specific itineraries, boats, aircraft and 4-wheel drive vehicles are utilized to transport clients from the lodge to the fishing areas.
The beautiful thing about Yakutat Lodge is that trips are tailored to the desires of the visitors. Fishing is always included in your package, so you can divvy up the number of days between the river and the salt. Or you can choose to tour and see some of the majestic Gulf Coast on trips like the flight-seeing tours of the Hubbard Glacier.