FROM THE GENERAL MANAGER
And the winners are...
We are well underway with the renovation of all 28 Boardwalk cabins.
CHEF MEAGAN RECIPE
A cold-weather classic to please palates year-round.
The 2023 fishing season at Waterfall Resort in Alaska was nothing short of epic, with beautiful weather and fantastic catches that left our crew in awe.
What to look for when in an Alaska fishing lodge and why you should start planning your 2023 amazing trip now.
Worthy of a king, this classic dish showcases your fishing prowess in flaky puff pastry.
Catch up on all the big fish our guests have reeled in during our 2023 so far.
Don't forget to send us your best shot and enter our Annual Guest Photo and Video Contest.
The tasty summer favorite, with red onions and tomatoes.
From watching bears at our namesake Waterfall to taking your shot at our 165-yard drive, there's plenty of fun things to do at Waterfall Resort.
Now's the time to start prepping for your epic fishing trip this summer. Here's a list of all the last-minute details you need to know.
Soy sauce, scallions, sesame, and lightly charred fillets...
We've acquired more Bonus Halibut Tags and they are available now! Keep that monster-sized halibut you've worked so hard to reel in!
From how to enter to our huge prizes, learn all about our legendary King of Kings Salmon Tournament.
Try this recipe for those very last fillets in your freezer.
The 2023 king salmon limits are here and it's looking like another season full of big catches.
Why Father's Day is the perfect day to spend with your family at Waterfall Resort
Pure and fresh Alaska goodness, basted with a lemony garlic sauce and baked and browned in foil.
WE’RE HAPPY TO DO THE COUNTDOWN FOR YOU...
Our Guest Photo Contest winners have been announced! Check out their amazing shots...
Things “go better” with soda ... in a soy and ginger salmon marinade.
There's many great reasons to fish Alaska in June, here's just a few of them.
How to go home with even more Halibut during your fishing trip at Waterfall Resort.
Spice up your fillets with pistachios, almonds, sesame, and Asian seasonings...
Still a few anglers on your holiday shopping list? Don't worry, we got you covered.
We need your help! Our annual guest photo contest is now live and we need you to vote for your favorite photos. Winners are announced soon!
Learn about property updates for Waterfall Resort, how we prep for winter, and our updated cabins.
Travel is back and many people are gearing up to finally check fishing in Alaska off their bucket-list. We've extended our season so more people can experience Alaska and our legendary resort.
Maximize flavor with parsley, lemon, scallions, and butter.
The 2022 sportfishing season at Waterfall Resort Alaska is now closed and the King of King Salmon Tournament winners confirmed.
What a year! Another fun season with guests who shared some incredible moments of fishing and fun with us!
Rock your catch with leeks, fennel, and red potatoes....
The season is well under way and we’re happy to report our guests have reeled in quite a few large kings this year!
The lean white fish that lends itself to spicy sides and sauces.
Ever wonder exactly how we land such large king salmon? Everett Athorp, fishing guide, breaks down the mooching technique used at Waterfall Resort and how it's a little bit science and little bit art.
Season starts in just a few weeks, here's all you need to know before you arrive.
The perfect recipe for baked fish, with chili flakes and artichoke hearts.
Ever dreamed of landing a tournament-winning Alaska king salmon? Make it happen at Waterfall Resort, where the King of Kings Salmon Tournament is a highlight of the fishing season.
Here's to 40 wonderful years hosting anglers from all over the world and 111 years of fishing at Waterfall Resort.
With summer right around the corner this is a perfect warm day recipe to enjoy with your friends and family.
The 2022 King Salmon Limits have been announced and it's great news for the next three years!
Big News! Waterfall Resort and our sister property Steamboat Bay Fishing Club will be featured on two amazing shows in April.
Exciting news! This winter season we are building two more cabins at Waterfall Resort for guests to enjoy during our 2022 Season.
Everything to know about reeling in this ambush predator.
Ready to cook your wild caught lingcod? Try out this delicious recipe created by our very own Chef Meagan.
Our new kayak fishing program brings anglers even closer to the beauty of Alaska’s ocean life and sportfishing for the 2022 season
Your votes are in and we’re pleased to announce the entrants taking top honors in our 2021 Waterfall Resort Photo Contest.
Perfect for the winter, this delicious recipe is great served piping hot!
Curious about what Waterfall Resort is like during the off-season? Learn about what it takes to throttle down for a 30-degree winter.
We're pleased to announce that we're offering our popular Bonus Halibut Tag program early for the 2022 summer season.
While this recipe calls for simple ingredients the results are absolutely delicious.
31 great gift ideas for every type of fisherman and fisherwoman in your life.
Our guest photo contest winners will be awarded $150 gift certificates from our General Store, plus recognition in our newsletter and on social media.
This holiday season add something new to your pantry, Harissa. This Tunisian chili pepper paste is beautifully robust and flavorful, and perfect for your Alaska salmon.
Announcing our 2021 King of Kings Fishing Tournament winners for the 2021 season at Waterfall Resort Alaska.
This season we welcomed Artem Shestakov to Waterfall Resort to capture the beauty of fishing in Alaska.
Grilled halibut with bruschetta is a classic. The balanced flavors of the bruschetta against the clean meaty halibut makes such a great combination.
End of season stats on impressive kings, silvers, halibut, and lingcod from the Waterfall Resort leaderboards.
Our annual Waterfall Resort Photo Contest is open for submissions.
Chef Nobu's Miso Marinated Black Cod is one of this legendary chef's most popular recipes.
We’re off to a great start with the opening winners in the 2021 King of Kings Salmon Tournament.
We welcomed Adam Fisk and his team to reel in the big ones at Waterfall Resort - from their kayaks!
Ever dreamed of landing a tournament-winning Alaska king salmon? Make it happen at Waterfall Resort, with our King of Kings Salmon Tournament - or following along with us online!
Submit your epic photos and videos for a chance to win big at Waterfall Resort.
Elegant and easy lingcod recipe that's great for a summer night…
Sport Fishing TV (SFTV)'s full episode featuring Waterfall Resort Alaska, shot last season.
Keeping our guests safe while they enjoy the beauty of Alaska and the thrill of fishing.
Perfect for all occasions, this recipe is one of our favorites...
King salmon fishing limits have been announced by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, it's great news for Waterfall Resort.
Waterfall Resort will be featured in Sport Fishing TV (SFTV)'s premiere episode airing on the Discovery Channel on April 3rd.
Easy, Quick and flavorful recipe designed for any weeknight dinner.
Talking all things Halibut, from the latest and greatest 2021 Halibut limits to our crew’s favorite recipes – we’ve got you covered.
With 2020 behind us and 2021 shaping up to become a year to enjoy some freedoms while staying safe, is it any wonder that wide-open spaces are the trend for travel?
Infuse your fillets with this fiery spirit, then flambé and dig in.
Top 10 reasons to visit Waterfall Resort - We're happy to do a countdown for you...
For a satisfying classic, go for roasted fillets with crispy potatoes.
Our stockings are hung by the chimney with care, but some of our holiday shopping is still up in the air. Still searching for the perfect gift for your favorite angler? Here’s what’s on Waterfall’s list (and hopefully under our trees!) this year.
We were not only open, but kept all guests happy and healthy throughout their stay at Waterfall Resort. Learn more about our guests unique 2020 experience.
Due to the challenges this year presented, we had to change our dining experience. But don't worry, the legendary buffet is back!
Check out our guide's article on the best fishing technique to catch king salmon at Waterfall Resort.
Check out the entries for the 2020 Photo Contest and vote for your favorite.
Check out the guests who took top honors in this year's King of Kings Tournament.
Read articles published about Waterfall Resort, Ketchikan, and Alaska.
This delicious recipe is a great reason to keep the grill out for a few more days.
End of season stats on impressive kings, silvers, halibut, and lingcod from the Waterfall leaderboards.
Our annual Waterfall Resort Photo Contest is open for submissions.
Honey glazed salmon is an easy and delicious recipe that is a great introduction to salmon recipes or non seafood eaters.
The Department of Fish and Game announced an increase in king salmon limits for the 2020 season.
The North Council has approved a request to increase halibut limits for the 2020 season.
Past tournament winners share tips on the must-brings for the trip, and it’s neither bug spray nor bear spray that tops the list
A special note from the crew, staff and management at Waterfall Resort.
Read about Steamboat Bay Fishing Club, our sister property, featured in the article Why I'm keeping my summer travel plans by Travel Awaits.
It's officially spring - time to get the grill out and start enjoying the warmer weather with this delicious recipe.
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announces new limits for the coming season.
Want more halibut? Read all about our bonus halibut tag program and the 2020 increased lower limit!
Delicious and crunchy halibut, this new recipe keeps up with cooking trends.
The preliminary winter troll numbers are forecasting a strong king salmon fishing season in Southeast Alaska.
Your votes are in and we’re pleased to announce the entrants taking top honors in our 2019 Waterfall Resort Photo Contest.
What it takes to throttle down for a 30-degree winter.
Voted Best Resort in Alaska for the fourth year.
This dish will delight and surprise your guests over this holiday season.
We're pleased to annouce our multimillion-dollar boat update is complete, check out what all 27 of our boats have to offer.
From great-grandparents to children, the adventure at Waterfall is one to share, like Herrick Garnsey’s story.
This crowd-pleaser is the perfect dish to bring to any holiday gathering.
In addition to kings, this season’s excitement included a bounty of lingcod action and a hefty red snapper.
Check out the entries for the 2019 Photo Contest and vote for your favorite.
This year's salmon kings run the gamut, from repeat guests to first-timers.
The new record to beat from the Great Alaska Tee Off.
No smoking, no cooking, this recipe is all about the dry rub.
Waterfall Resort’s “100-pound and above” clubs grow by leaps and bounds, with patches going to three dozen new members.
Bake it up with basil, oregano, rosemary, thyme, butter, and olive oil.
Mid-season stats on impressive kings, silvers, halibut, and lingcod from the Waterfall leaderboards.
Overnighting in Seattle? It's a snap to stow fish boxes at the airport.
We’re off to a great start with the opening winners in the 2019 King of Kings Salmon Tournament.
Sibley, O'Banion, Phillips, and more rack up the big scores
You asked and we answered, with a host of new enhancements.
Everything you need to know about Alaska red snapper.
A flavorful fish soup with Southeast Asian spices.
Outlook good, with bag limits holding steady for the coming season.
Now in its 15th year, the King Salmon Jackpot Challenge kicks off each season with a little extra recognition for top angling skills.
Think you know your kings from cohos? Test your knowledge on Pacific salmon.
Fast and fiery, with a satisfying crunch, topped with avocado and homemade salsa.
Your shot at bagging an additional behemoth of any size.
The bullet-proof recipe for your beautiful silvers.
Your votes are in and we’re pleased to announce the entrants taking top honors in our 2018 Waterfall Resort Photo Contest.
We hit the trade show circuit in January and want to share our calendar with you.
Longtime boat captain and diehard angler Dennis Evans takes the helm to lead our crew of expert guides.
A new feature for packing your catch locks in extra freshness for the coming season.
In addition to kings, this season’s excitement included a bounty of silvers and plenty of flatfish action.
Last chance to enter your shots in the Waterfall Resort Photo Contest.
Our season winners spotlight a cross-section of repeat guests and first-timers.
Time to send in your best shots for our annual Waterfall Resort Photography Contest.
Combine crème fraîche with Dijon mustard and capers for this showstopper dish.
Top King of the Day rankings to date include two newbies, a repeat guest, and a tenacious 15-year-old.
Teen celebrating high school graduation wins King Salmon Jackpot Challenge drawing.
Early Chinooks deliver a solid workout from the deck, and a family doubles down on King of the Day.
This year's Great Alaska Tee Off winners set new records.
This season anglers not only have a shot at a new 2018 Ford F-150 truck, but also at these cash prizes.
Fish boxes travel with you on your flight home—or custom ship them.
Boat a behemoth with our Bonus Halibut Program.
Good news on coho: ADFG season bag limits hold steady.
The dish on 2018 menus and our cool remodel in the works.
The final stages of our multimillion-dollar boat update.
The who's who of last season's inductees to Waterfall Resort's 100-pound (and over) halibut club.
Fresh tomato and basil pump the flavor of this recipe, equally great as an appetizer or a main dish.
Check out the highlights of our 2017 season as captured by our photo contest winners.
Treat your group to a private event steeped in local lore.
Check out the good times and choose your favorite photos.
Share your favorite fish dish photos and recipes with Taste of Waterfall.
Our lounge library holds a growing trove of fish stories.