16 04, 2021

Alaska Fishing Vacations | Reasons to Choose Big Salmon Lodge

2021-04-16T20:11:46+00:00Big Salmon, Salmon Fishing in Alaska, Salmon Season, Self Guided Fishing Alaska, Sitka Alaska Fishing Lodges|

Talk to just about any avid angler, and they’ll tell you there is an abundance of fishing lodges in Southeast Alaska. As such, figuring out which one best fits your style can sometimes be a daunting process.

30 03, 2021

3 Reasons to Book Your Alaska Vacation As Soon as Possible

2021-03-30T15:03:29+00:00Big Salmon, Fishing, Salmon Season, Self Guided Fishing Alaska, Sitka Fishing Lodges, Travel Tips|

In just a few short months, the Alaska fishing season at Big Salmon Lodge will be in full swing, and we can't wait to host a new set of travelers. An Alaska vacation is a bucket list item for many outdoor enthusiasts, so taking the time to make sure everything is in order can feel like a tall task. However, those who don't take the time to plan thoroughly will undoubtedly tell you they wish they had. Because the waters near Sitka, Alaska, are some of the most productive seas in the region, we're willing to bet you won't be [...]

8 02, 2021

Getting to Know Alaska’s King Salmon

2021-02-08T16:02:20+00:00Big Salmon, Fishing, Salmon Fishing in Alaska, Salmon Season, Sitka Fishing Lodges|

Although they can be found throughout the Pacific and as far away as Japan, there’s something to be said about the Alaskan king salmon and the Sitka fishing charters that chase them. One of the most overlooked facts about these salmonids is that they don’t limit themselves to the high seas, as they can live in various streams, rivers, and creeks throughout the “Last Frontier.”

15 01, 2021

Discover Sitka, Alaska: Travel Packing List and Smart Travel Tips

2021-01-15T00:16:21+00:00Sitka Alaska Fishing Charters, Sitka Alaska Fishing Lodges, Travel Tips|

You've probably had at least one person who has traveled to Alaska tell you the most vital aspect to consider is bringing several layers of clothing. While we won't debate that suggestion—layers are essential—there is much more to consider when creating your travel packing list for spending time near Sitka, Alaska. Before we know it, spring will be knocking on our door, and Alaska's Big Salmon Lodge will be ready for eager anglers and other adventurers seeking a taste of "The Last Frontier." After you've made your reservation, we suggest you take a look below at the travel packing list [...]

23 11, 2020

An Alaska Fishing Trip: The Gift That Keeps Giving

2020-11-23T17:57:10+00:00Sitka Fishing Lodges|

Although there are people who are naturals in the art of gift-giving, for others, the prospect of what to get our loved ones for joyous occasions is dumbfounding. Whether it be for a family member, partner, or friend, an Alaska fishing trip is something that any angler won't soon forget.

22 10, 2020

All-Inclusive Fishing Trips to Sitka, Alaska

2020-10-22T22:08:34+00:00Fishing|

Depending on what species you want to target, there is still time left in the 2020 Alaska fishing season; however, we’re already turning our attention to all-inclusive fishing trips for next year. The primary reason we look so far ahead is planning. Preparing for the upcoming season is crucial, not only from an operational standpoint but also for guests. For one thing, it’s not common for most people to travel to Sitka, Alaska, so maximizing your trip is imperative. Although we’re confident you’ll come back, it may be a couple of years until you do. Secondly, the holiday season is [...]

21 09, 2020

Getting to Know Alaska’s Silver Salmon

2020-09-21T22:04:32+00:00Salmon Fishing in Alaska, Sitka Alaska Fishing Lodges|

Silver salmon, also known as coho, is one of the most highly sought sportfish when it comes to fishing in Alaska. As one of the most acrobatic of the five main species, these wily specimens put up one heck of a fight despite not being the largest of the salmonids. To assist with the battle, Alaska's Big Salmon Lodge, out of Sitka, offers all-inclusive fishing trips to some of the world's most productive fisheries.

25 08, 2020

Fall Fishing in Sitka, Alaska, with Big Salmon Lodge

2020-08-25T21:23:06+00:00Self Guided Fishing Alaska, Sitka Fishing Lodges|

While many of our visitors arrive in the summer, fall fishing in Sitka, Alaska, offers some of the best silver salmon and halibut angling in the state, if not the world! On top of that, king salmon will still be available as well, supplementing an already extraordinary experience.

4 06, 2020

Alaska Fishing Guides at Big Salmon Lodge

2020-06-04T20:59:17+00:00Fishing, Salmon Fishing in Alaska, Sitka Fishing Lodges|

Fishing and catching fish are two different things when you think about it. You can go out looking for fish to find, but catching one on your own isn’t guaranteed. Presentations, baits, and techniques that have been effective before can leave you with a pile of weeds and nothing to show for your efforts on your next outing. Being in unfamiliar territory or new waters will only add to your uncertainty. That is why it is highly recommended to evaluate and assess Alaska fishing guides before making the journey.

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