An avid angler tries his hand at kayak fishing at Favorite Bay Lodge.When it comes to spending time outdoors, kayaking and fishing are a winning combination. Throw in the tranquil settings found in the Alaskan wilderness, and you may find yourself in an angler’s paradise. As kayaks become increasingly affordable and available (you can even find them at your local Wal-Mart), the sport will continue to flourish. As such, we anticipate more guests at Favorite Bay Lodge will become interested in experiencing this thrilling fishing adventure. To help acclimate you to this sensational sport, we put together a simple guide on what to know about kayak fishing in Alaska.

Alaska Kayak Fishing on Admiralty Island

On Admiralty Island, Angoon, Alaska, is well known for its fantastic fishing opportunities. And for years, Favorite Bay Lodge has played host to eager anglers looking for their next big catch. Whether you’re a seasoned fisherman or a burgeoning beginner, kayak fishing is worth consideration. Within minutes of the lodge, there are pristine waterways housing coveted trout species such as cutthroats, steelheads, and Dolly Vardens. You’ll also find various salmon like kings, silver, and humpbacks. There’s nothing quite like gliding by on a remote stream surrounded by serene wilderness and picturesque beauty.

Alaska Fishing Guides

No matter how long you’ve been angling, having an experienced guide is never a bad idea when kayak fishing in Alaska. Whether you plan to use a fly rod or one of our ultra-light spinning reel combos, our guides will be a valuable resource. They’ll help you navigate the nearby streams to hidden lakes that few other anglers have touched while imparting game-changing knowledge that will last a lifetime. Any fishing is best taught through trial and error. Still, having a guide will help you overcome obstacles much quicker than going at it alone.

All-Inclusive Alaska Fishing Trip Packages


Although we’ve had countless guests catch magnificent trout and salmon from shore, kayak fishing opens up new opportunities to explore the abundant habitats where these elusive fish reside. If you’re up for a challenging yet rewarding challenge that will bring your angling insight to the next level, start planning your trip to Favorite Bay Lodge today. This year’s special rates won’t last long, so now is the time to reach out to us online or call 866-788-3344 to get your reel rolling!