Thanks to its proximity to Seattle, smooth inside passages and mild climate, more than five hundred thousand tourists voyage to Southeast Alaska every season. Most visit Ketchikan--Alaska's First City.
A short 30-minute flight west of Ketchikan you will find Prince of Wales Island a different world, one that is your best destination to fish, hunt, explore or just enjoy Alaska's untrampled wilderness.
The town of Craig Alaska is located on the west coast of Prince
of Wales Island, the nation's third largest island and within its largest National Forest. Craig
Alaska has historic advantage as the island center for commercial and sports fishing activity
which has been established for nearly a century. Millions of fish are caught here every year. The archipelago's lands and waters team with wildlife most of which are dependent upon the huge
Alaska salmon runs occurring here from spring to fall.
Craig Alaska is home to a multitude of charter fishing
operations ranging from bare skiff rentals to full service fishing
lodges. Shelter Cove Lodge is the premier fishing lodge at Craig
Alaska and specializes in all-inclusive fully guided saltwater salmon and halibut fishing. We cater to the most demanding angler, whether novice or professional, and spare no effort when it comes to your comfort and success.