As you probably know, the Inside Passage is home to a wide range of native salmon species. Here on Kupreanof Island, you’ll have access to massive kings, wiley cohos, and delectable sockeyes. When it comes to cooking seafood, there is a high likelihood that salmon was one of your first endeavors, but there remains much to consider.
Just because we're closed for the season doesn't mean you have to stop thinking about fishing in Alaska. One way to stay excited about the upcoming season is to read a few books about fishing before your excursion.
Everyone knows that summer brings the most anticipated Southeast Alaska salmon fishing season to Island Point Lodge and all around the state from May through July. With that being said, that shouldn't take your attention away from the opportunity you'll have to freshwater fly fish as well! The rivers and lakes around our lodge are teeming with the five species of salmon and halibut for saltwater fish in Alaska, along with opportunities to catch freshwater beauties as well, such as Dolly Varden/Arctic Char, Cutthroat Trout, and Steelhead. Immerse yourself in one of the most spectacular regions on the earth on Kupreanof Island in Southeast Alaska, where the saltwater and freshwater fish await your arrival!
It may not seem like it at the moment, but we’re fast approaching yet another record-breaking Alaska fishing season here on Kupreanof Island. In fact, this summer will be Island Point Lodge’s 30th anniversary! We continually strive to remain one of the premier Alaska fishing lodges.
Not many other places in the world offer the amount and variety of high-quality fishing experiences than Alaska. Island Point Lodge, located in Petersburg, Alaska, provides guests with unmatched access to the tremendous natural resources of the state, along with a plethora of amenities that make for a comfortable and relaxing stay.
A trip to Island Point Lodge, located in Petersburg, will provide you with some of the only self guided fishing Alaska has to offer. While the vast majority of Alaskan fishing lodges require you to be accompanied by a guide, our Island Point Lodge lets you traverse the waters and find the prized fish with the aid of a GPS and maps.
An Alaskan fishing adventure with Island Point Lodge is a unique and exciting experience unlike most offered in the great northern state. With unlimited fishing hours and self-guided trips, this lodge provides you unmatched freedom and the ability to truly put your fishing skills to the test.
The warmer weather of summer may be coming to a close, but there is still plenty of amazing Alaskan fishing to be had in the late summer and early fall months. With the abundance of prized trophy fish still available in the waters surrounding Petersburg, the Alaska fishing season is far from over.
You want to get out on water and start reeling in the fish of your dreams, but it is essential to know what you're doing and have a solid plan in place to get the most out of your Island Point Lodge Alaskan fishing adventure. By following these budget tips, you will be well on your way to having a phenomenal time while staying at our premier Petersburg Alaska lodging, all at the lowest cost possible.
Our package includes lodging and meals, with travel time this trip adds up to nine days. You’ll arrive at our lodge on Saturday and head back home the following Friday morning. Whether you make your airline reservation, or we assist you with them, you’ll have the time of your life on the best Petersburg Alaska fishing trip.