This operation is only a 90 minute flight from Seattle and the charter captain consistently catches the biggest salmon and halibut in Ketchikan in both size and quantity every year. Most fishermen take home about 150 pounds each of llets for a 3 day trip. He takes 4 to 6 fishermen on his 30 foot boat with twin 250 Yamaha motors. The best fishing is June 20 to mid-August. Kings come in first and about July 4 silvers and some pink show up and by July 15 the kings are tapering off and the silver and pink shing is best. Halibut fishing is always good. Average halibut are 15 to 25 pound sh and he also shes other areas where the numbers are less, but size will average 40 to 60 pounds with the occasional monster. Depending on the fishermen for halibut he can go for large sh or large numbers. They also fish for cod and chum salmon. He finishes up early September.

3 days and 4 nights is $2,975 or 4 days and 5 nights is $3,450 and 5 days and 6 nights is $4,250. Trip includes lodge accommodations, meals, appetizers at the bar in the 24’ x 35’ trophy room, big screen plasma TV, fully guided charter fishing, bait, tackle, custom fish processing, vacuum packaging, transport boxes, round trip airport transfers, daily room service, phone/fax/wireless internet and all taxes. Fishermen take a 90 minute ight from Seattle to Ketchikan, where they are met and driven 14 miles to the lodge. Serious fishermen should book early to get the dates they prefer. This skipper has the reputation and books early. Fish AK247.