Just another day at Whale Point



Steelhead:  Early April to late May
King Salmon: May to late June, but available all summer long. 
Silver, Pink and Chum salmon: July to late September.

Prince of Wales island has tons of bears, reportedly 1 per sq. mile. Many 8' black bears are taken yearly. 
Bear season opens from January 1 to May 31, then opens again from August 1 to Dec. 31. 
Suggested hunting dates, due to hibernation: April 10 to May 31 for spring bear, and baiting is allowed with a permit.  August 10 to Oct. 15 for fall bears. The rivers are full of salmon and fishermen see bears daily, generally. Baiting is allowed, but why would you? Simply fish with a gun. 

We are bear unit 2. Contact the Alaska game & Fish for more information on bear hunting and licenses. 
Car rentals, if you desire:
Whale Point Cabin has one suburban for rent daily. generally reserved for guests.

For other options:
Wilderness car rentals, 800-949-2205
Hollis Adventures 907-530-7040
Rain Forest Auto 907-826-2277

Boat charters and rentals

J&J Charters  907- 329-2005
Josh Holtman rentals  329-2044
Other amenities at Whale Point cabins:
Covered fish cleaning station. Also good for skinning bears.
We have both propane and conventional BBQs, with fuel provided
A very nice Cedar Picnic table
Fire pit with wood
Deck chairs and benches. 
Freezers and washer/dryer with soap provided.


LaConte Glacier is seen at 70 miles away on a clear day.








Both Killer and Humpback whales are generally seen daily,  May through  September. Often as close as 100 yards or closer.  Or, get a boat and watch them breach feeding all summer long, as close as you like. A photographers dream!




Laconte glacier (70 miles away) is snow background. 9 miles across the inside passage.