Ketchikan Fishing

Ketchikan Fishing Prediction

Optimal fishing activity will be between 3 - 7 PM on Wednesday.

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data in Ketchikan, you should target one of the following top 6 species for this time of year:
  1. Halibut - 40% Catch Rate

  2. Chinook Salmon - 40% Catch Rate
    Chinook Salmon

  3. Lingcod - 20% Catch Rate

  4. Recommedations above based on 6 local reports and 3 species of fish for January in Ketchikan.

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Top Ketchikan Fishing Charters & Guides

Baranof Fishing Excursions
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Ketchikan Salmon Fishing Charters
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Aurora Sportfishing
1/2 day salmon charters departing from downtown Ketchikan, AK. Day trips include salmon fishing, halibut fishing, crabbing, or a combination of all three. We cater to Cruise Ship passengers and multi-day visitors alike. Our fleet of charter boats are

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Top Ketchikan Marinas

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