Welcome To The First City! The Salmon Capital Of The World, Ketchikan, Alaska!
Strike Zone Sportfishing has been operating out of Knudson Cove for over 15 years, this prime location is one of Alaska’s premier Salmon and Halibut fishing destinations and offers anglers easy access to some of the best inland coastal and coastal ocean fishing in the world.
Fishing in Ketchikan, Alaska For:
We target four of the five species of Pacific Salmon: Kings, Cohos, Chums, Pinks and occasionally we find a few Sockeye. In this sport fishing paradise, anglers will also find world class bottom fishing for Halibut and several species of Rockfish including Lingcod and my favorite eating fish the Yelloweye Rockfish.
Fishing Charter Options:
Strike Zone offers it's Guests a 4, 6 or 8 hour fishing charter option. This means, you will get 4,6,or 8 hours of fishing time. If your vacation plans include spending a few days in Ketchikan, we can help you plan a custom fishing and lodging package just for you! If you are visiting on a cruise ship, Strike Zone can help you choose a charter to make the best of your time in port. (usually a 4 or 6 hour trip) See our Cruise Ship Guests Link
Strike Zone's Fleet consists of Two 28 foot Custom Farallons built specifically for Strike Zone and a 28 foot Bertram Flybridge. Our vessels were designed for the serious fisherman, they provide our Guests a large comfortable fishing platform including roomy cabins and private enclosed marine toilets. Strike Zone Sportfishing has spent many years perfecting the tackle layout on our vessels, including 4 downriggers per boat, along with properly maintained rods and reels. Our vessels are equipped with the latest electronics to help our Captains locate the fish. The Strike Zone team takes great pride in our operation. You will find our boats clean, and properly maintained along with our mandatory safety gear meeting and exceeding Coast Guard standards. Our Captains are skilled fisherman with high catch rates who work as a team, trading secrets on the best working baits, tackles and hot spots.
Our locally roasted coffee will be hot with all the fixings and our sodas and bottle waters cold. We serve a tasty snack of locally smoked salmon that you will want to tell your friends about. If needed, our vessels are equipped with Clean, Dry Rain Gear for our Guests comfort on rainy days.