salmon seasonIsland Point Lodge is in Petersburg, AK, and it offers a complete Alaskan salmon and halibut fishing trip along with lodging and meals at a reasonable price! Fishing is self-guided and not time restricted. During salmon season, visitors worldwide come to Alaska to see unique wildlife and plentiful fish. Island Point Lodge specifies in Alaskan salmon fishing trips, but you will have plenty of opportunities to catch the fish of your dreams! Some salmon you might find are King Salmon, Silver Salmon, Sockeye Salmon, Pink Salmon, Chum Salmon!

Sweet Spots!

Plan your week-long trip with Island Point Lodge to experience the best freshwater and saltwater fishing opportunities for salmon season in Petersburg, AK. Salmon season makes fishing in Petersburg, AK a must excursion for any loving salmon fishermen, or women. The area’s roads are structured for easy access to rivers and streams, lakes and ponds making it nearly impossible not to catch a silver salmon, or pink salmon, or occasionally king salmon in some larger streams or rivers.

Small boats, canoes, and kayaks can be used on lakes, rivers, and streams to scope great fishing spots for both fly and conventional fishing with spinning rods. There are some shoreline accesses for fresh fishing without a boat. However, if you would prefer saltwater fishing, you can quickly go fishing for King Salmon or Chinook, or silvers salmon, and other types of fish. If you do not have a boat, there are limited opportunities for shore saltwater fishing.

You can also go out and target shellfish. In Petersburg, you can go king crab fishing, along with tanner crab, clams, scallops, shrimp, and a local favorite, Dungeness crabs! Salmon season officially begins June 9th, however strictly trolling for king salmon and halibut fishing starts on June 2nd. The commercial season opens on June 15th for Dungeness crab.

Spot More Than Fish!

Enjoy the stunning outdoors on the fishing adventure of a lifetime. Besides outstanding fishing and comfortable lodging, there are opportunities to see wildlife throughout your fishing trip. While out fishing during salmon season, guests will occasionally spot: humpbacks, orcas, sea lions, sea otters, and seals. Also, while hiking in Petersburg, you may come face to face with Sitka deer, moose, and black bears. Of course, as true patriot Americans, it is not uncommon to spot bald eagles.

Salmon Season

Staying at Island Point Lodge during the salmon season is the ideal fishing trip for any experienced fishermen, or women, seeking a peaceful getaway reunion with nature is none other than outstanding Alaska.