Sitka, Alaska Fishing Charters
Highly Rated Fishing Trips in beautiful Sitka, Alaska
Our Charters Offer the Most Diverse Fishery in Alaska
Most anglers searching for a saltwater fishing trip to Alaska are interested in catching salmon and halibut. Finding a location that consistently catches both on every fishing day is important. Alaska fishing charters that feature salmon/halibut fishing, but also offers anglers the opportunity to catch black cod, lingcod, rockfish and sharks is when you have found the winner!
The abundance of baitfish in the surrounding waters of Sitka, Alaska attracts massive schools of salmon every summer. Of the five salmon species that enter the Sitka waters during that time, King (Chinook) and Silver (Coho) salmon are the main targets. Although anglers who fish in Sitka commonly catch King and Silver salmon on the same fishing day, their respective peak fishing times differ by a couple of months. Learn more about the best time to fish Sitka, Alaska. Guests enjoy catching salmon, most notably the King salmon & Silver salmon, using the mooching and/or trolling technique (groups choice).
Halibut fishing is strong all season long and Sitka, Alaska offers some of the best Pacific Halibut fishing in all of Southeast Alaska. Guests frequently catch halibut in the 20-40 pound range, and halibut over 100 pounds is common. Find out more in our complete Alaska fishing trips guide. Fishing guests have the option of using jigs, circle hooks, or double J-hooks for catching their halibut.
Sitka's outer coast location of the Alaskan Panhandle makes it possible for us to get out to the depths needed to target black cod. With the use of electric reels, we have now made it possible to catch black cod while sport fishing in Sitka, Alaska. Nicknamed the butterfish, black cod is highly prized for an incredibly rick, melt-in-your-mouth buttery taste and delicate texture.
The presence of a knowledgeable, personable, and experienced guide and deckhand is what makes a fishing trip to Alaska special! There are several reasons people come back to us year after year, one of those being the personal connection created with our guides and deckhands. Our fishing fleet consists of 30 foot walk-around sport-fishers with enclosed cabins, a private bathroom, and twin outboard engines.
Make your fishing charter a package with the Cascade Creek Lodge and enjoy 2-5 days of fishing. The Cascade Creek Lodge sits on the shores of the Sitka Channel and features expansive views the North Pacific Ocean. Each one of our ten bright and spacious guest rooms features your own private balcony overlooking the water and our famous volcano, Mt. Edgecumbe. Guests enjoy our large lounging area, bar, and dining area after a day on the water.