Ketchikan Fishing

Top Ketchikan Fishing Spots

  1. Clarence Trough
    5/17/2014 12:29:02 AM - Clarence Trough

  2. wreck-193
    4/12/2019 11:43:59 AM -

  3. wreck-200
    2/20/2020 2:24:06 PM -

  4. Sculpin
    4/6/2021 1:34:15 AM -

  5. 53949
    2/20/2020 2:02:58 PM -

  6. Rainbow Trout
    4/6/2021 1:21:31 AM -

  7. Ketchikan Area
    5/3/2013 11:14:06 PM -

  8. wreck-184
    4/12/2019 11:43:58 AM -

  9. 53949
    4/12/2019 11:40:50 AM -

  10. Chinook salmon - East Pacific: Annette Islands Reserve Alaska
    5/3/2013 9:34:38 PM -

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Ketchikan Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Ketchikan, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Chinook Salmon

  2. Chinook Salmon

    There is a 38.46% catch rate for Chinook Salmon, based on 10 Chinook Salmon counted.

  3. Halibut

  4. Halibut

    There is a 26.92% catch rate for Halibut, based on 7 Halibut counted.

  5. Cod

  6. Cod

    There is a 11.54% catch rate for Cod, based on 3 Cod counted.

  7. Alaska Pollock

  8. Alaska Pollock

    There is a 7.69% catch rate for Alaska Pollock, based on 2 Alaska Pollock counted.

  9. Flounder

  10. Flounder

    There is a 3.85% catch rate for Flounder, based on 1 Flounder counted.

  11. Maori Rockcod

  12. Maori Rockcod

    There is a 3.85% catch rate for Maori Rockcod, based on 1 Maori Rockcod counted.

  13. Pink Salmon

  14. Pink Salmon

    There is a 3.85% catch rate for Pink Salmon, based on 1 Pink Salmon counted.

  15. Red Snapper

  16. Red Snapper

    There is a 3.85% catch rate for Red Snapper, based on 1 Red Snapper counted.

Recommedations above based on 8 species of fish and 26 fish counted for September around Ketchikan.

To date, there are 18 species of fish and a total of 187 fish counted for Ketchikan and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 1/1/1900 (122 years).

Last Update: 9/22/2022 4:04:51 PM

Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

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Latest Ketchikan Fishing Reports

  • 2022-09-19 18:55:15
    9/19/2022 9:55:15 PM - Two successful 4 hour salmon trips out today with Captain Drew! The post 2022-09-19 18:55:15 appeared first on Oasis Alaska Charters.

  • 2022-09-15 15:40:05
    9/15/2022 6:40:05 PM - 4 hours out with Captain Drew and these two limited out on cohos this morning! The post 2022-09-15 15:40:05 appeared first on Oasis Alaska Charters.

  • 2022-09-11 20:14:58
    9/11/2022 11:14:58 PM - Captain Murray and Captain Drew loaded this large group up with Cohos in 4 hours!! The post 2022-09-11 20:14:58 appeared first on Oasis Alaska Charters.

  • 2022-09-11 20:12:30
    9/11/2022 11:12:30 PM - A great few days out with these returning customers with Captain Hunter!! 🎣🎣🎣 The post 2022-09-11 20:12:30 appeared first on Oasis Alaska Charters.

  • 2022-09-08 13:21:47
    9/8/2022 4:21:47 PM - Nice 1/2 day trip out with Captain Hunter!! The post 2022-09-08 13:21:47 appeared first on Oasis Alaska Charters.

  • 2022-09-05 11:04:44
    9/5/2022 2:04:44 PM - Despite 3 days of poor weather conditions the Purple Heart Anglers are going home with a lot of beautiful salmon! Thank you! 9 years in a row…see you in 2023!! The post 2022-

  • 2022-09-03 19:09:59
    9/3/2022 10:09:59 PM - 4 hours out with Captain Murray! The Cohos are coming!! The post 2022-09-03 19:09:59 appeared first on Oasis Alaska Charters.

  • 2022-09-01 19:24:45
    9/1/2022 10:24:45 PM - This group loaded up with Captain Murray on a 6 hour combo trip! The post 2022-09-01 19:24:45 appeared first on Oasis Alaska Charters.

  • 2022-09-01 19:23:45
    9/1/2022 10:23:45 PM - This Father Son duo out with Captain Drew today had a great time loading up on salmon!! The post 2022-09-01 19:23:45 appeared first on Oasis Alaska Charters.

  • 2022-08-24 17:33:53
    8/24/2022 8:33:53 PM - 3 successful half day trips out with our 3 awesome Captains! Murray Hunter and Drew!! The post 2022-08-24 17:33:53 appeared first on Oasis Alaska Charters.

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Top Ketchikan Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Baranof Fishing Excursions
    The Slagle family is third generation Alaskans that own and operate Baranof Fishing Excursions and the Alaska Fish House from our classic fishing marina in the heart of downtown Ketchikan. During the last decade we have had the honor of introducing o

  2. Oasis Alaska Charters
    If you’re looking to charter fishing Ketchikan, a trip that is more personal, and tailored towards you and your group, you came to the right charter fishing company! Oasis Alaska Charters only runs private charters, that way you will only be fishing

  3. Ketchikan Salmon Fishing Charters
    Ketchikan Alaska offers anglers some of the best salmon fishing in the world! With our unique location in Southeast Alaska, we have access to all five species of wild salmon: The Mighty King Salmon,The Exciting Coho Salmon, The Hyper Pink Salmon, The

  4. Chinook Shores Lodge
    Our charter boats and unguided fishing boats are all easily accessible from our private dock located in front of the lodge. You can arrange for a full day of guided halibut and salmon fishing in a deluxe 28’ cabin cruiser followed by several days of

  5. True Alaskan Charters
    For more then a hundred years and four generations my family has been guiding Alaska fishing charters in Ketchikan Alaska. From Alaska bear hunts to Alaska halibut fishing we have all tried to make all of our guest have an experience of a life

  6. Dalin Charters and Guiding

  7. Classic Alaska Charters
    Classic Alaska Charters specializes in light tackle saltwater fishing for halibut, ling cod, yelloweye, & rockfish, along with king, coho, sockeye, chum, and pink salmon. We also combine freshwater fly/spin fishing for salmon, steelhead, cutthroa

  8. Ketchikan Bigfish Charters

  9. Strike Zone - Sport Fishing

  10. Explore Alaska Charters, LLC

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Top Ketchikan Marinas

  1. Knudson Cove Marina
    Knudson Cove Marina is only three minutes from the fishing grounds for some of the best salmon in the world. Ketchikan King (Chinook) Salmon fishing season starts mid-May and continues through July. By mid-June all 5 species of salmon (Chum, Sockeye,

  2. Hole In The Wall Marina
    Fish for Alaska King Salmon and Experience A True Alaskan Adventure at Hole in the Wall Marina

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