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1406 4th Ave, Seward, AK 99664
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Everyone has an Alaskan vacation planned or has the trip featured on their “bucket list” of things to do, so why not put the idea into motion now? With JDock Sportfishing and Grande Alaska Lodge we take care of all your amenities, lodging, meals, excursions, beautiful scenery out of Seward Alaska and of course, FISHING! It’s where Alaskan
Hospitality, luxury accommodations and world class fishing all come together!

Seward, Alaska is located on the Kenai Peninsula at the southeastern portion of Resurrection Bay. The fishing off the coast of Seward, in both Resurrection Bay and the Gulf of Alaska, is some of the finest in Alaska with outstanding fishing for giant, barn-door halibut, mean and hard-fighting ling cod, feisty rockfish, and king, pink and silver salmon. Add some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world and you have the recipe for an unforgettable fishing adventure.

Seward hosts several tournaments and derbies throughout the fishing season including the famed Halibut Derby in June with a whopping $10,000 prize for the largest halibut of the month, and daily prizes of a free fishing day the following year for the largest catch of the day. August is time for the Silver Salmon Derby with $10,000 going to the largest overall catch, $5,000 for second place, and many other daily prizes. These derbies, hosted by the City of Seward, are a huge draw and promise some of the most exciting and fun fishing action in the world.

Luxury lodging located at the base of Mt. Marathon, just steps from the Resurrection Bay harbor READ MORE »

Relax in Luxury & Comfort

If you’re looking for the perfect spot to spend a night, a weekend or even an extended stay amid the exceptional scenery of Alaska, the Grande Alaska Fishing Lodge in Seward is your ideal choice! We can take up to 20 guests at a time, and provide cozy rooms, an executive suite, satellite TV, a gym and much more.

Delicious meals are served every day, prepared fresh in our kitchen. In addition to regular breakfasts, lunches and dinners, we offer boxed lunches to take on your Seward fishing trips.

JDock Sport Fishing –
Our Charter office is located right at the beginning of Seward and on top of the boat harbor with prime viewing of mountains, glaciers, and our own fish hanging station for when your fishing voyage returns for pictures! We offer all kinds of fishing trips however our specialty is combination trips. These include fishing for any species of fish that are in season and running at the time including Halibut, King Salmon (Chinook), Silver Salmon (Coho), Lingcod, Yellow Eye Rockfish and P-Cod. Your fishing adventure begins around 6:00 am with a couple hour drive out to the prime fishing grounds. Passing extraordinary scenery the whole way out you are bound to see whales, orcas, dolphins, sea lions, sea otters, eagles, a multitude of different species of birds and possibly mountain goats. The action doesn’t stop there as you continue your day with tackle busting fishing bites with trophy halibut on the line, insane salmon fighting and giant lingcod! Your trip will return where our captain and crew will hang your prize catch, take pictures and then filet your fish to be processed at our sister company JDock Seafood Company.

JDock Seafood Company
Our sister company JDock Seafood Company is a seafood processing location and also sells fresh Alaskan caught seafood including King Crab, Halibut, Halibut cheeks, Sablefish, Rockfish, Smoked Salmon, King/Silver/Red Salmon, Scallops, Clams, and Spot Shrimp. It’s been the drop off point for sport fish processing since 1993 and our facilities are inspected and approved by the State of Alaska, FDA and is HAACP compliant. All of our seafood is processed using state of the art fish processing equipment. We also work with FedEx to ship your seafood home overnight guaranteeing with insurance your Alaskan catch makes it home to you to enjoy for the next 2+ years!

Grande Alaska Lodge –
The Grande Alaska Lodge is located at 212 Bear Drive right in the town of Seward up the mountain about five minutes from our charter office. The lodge can accommodate up to 20 guests at one time with six private rooms and bathrooms. The lodge is fully equipped with a professional chef, two lodge hosts to take care of all your needs, a large media room with big screen TV, pillow top mattresses, down comforters, private bathrooms, conference room, lodge shuttle to take you anywhere in town, and more! Meals are all included when you stay with us which includes a large, homemade Alaskan style breakfast, packed lunch to go on the boat with you, and a four course dinner (with fine wine included) all made from scratch by our chef! You will definitely not go hungry!

Adventures by day, great food, exceptional service, luxury and comfort by night

Come see beautiful Alaska with us!

Seward Charter Boats


At J Dock Sportfishing we offer a multitude of fishing vessels to accommodate any fishing demand.

El Patron

 43′ Delta One

Our flagship vessel, El Patron, is a Coast Guard certified 43′ Delta One, and is one of the finest charter fishing vessels in the world. El Patron is used for our ultra-limited multi-day fishing adventures as well as for full-day fishing charters. El Patron comfortably sleeps 6 and is more than capable of getting to calm waters in rough weather. We limit trips to 12 passengers although El Patron is rated for 25 passengers, to ensure maximum comfort for our guests.


Sea Venture

 33′ Hatco Marine

The Sea Venture is a 33′ Hatco Marine aluminum pilothouse sportfisher. The Sea Venture is a star certified vessel with a maximum capacity of 6 passengers. We have newly upgraded her with twin 225 hp Honda outboards as of May, 2011. She is fast, safe and comfortable. Sea Venture is used on our full day halibut and combo trips. Sea Venture is used as our half day Salmon/Rockfish trips, Full Day Salmon trips, full day halibut and combo trips and also for our Port Ashton Long Range trips.


Arctic Cat

 32′ Armstrong Marina

The Arctic Cat is a 32’ Armstrong Marina Catamaran with twin Yamaha 300 Horsepower outboard engines. Most companies with this size a of boat would fish up to 12 anglers, however with our ultra limited load vessel we take up to 6 anglers max giving you plenty of space and lots of legroom! It has its U.S. Coast Guard 5 star Certification and it’s first charter set out summer of 2014. This Armtstrong Catamaran sets the bar for fast speeds in the Pacific northwest, and is one of the fastest boats in Seward! It tops out at 50 mph and cruises at a much faster speed than other charter boats. This means our clients reach the fishing grounds first maximizing quality fishing time and trophy catches. Not only is this boat fast but it’s also comfortable with a large walk around fishing deck, cozy heated cabin, clean restroom and comfortable seating. One last amazing quality about this Armstrong boat is that because it is a catamaran it reduces the risk of motion sickness by 70% from having the double hull. That incorporated with the fact that we have some of the smoothest waters in Alaska ensures that your fishing trip will be as memorable and as comfortable of an experience as possible!

The Arctic Cat runs our full day halibut and combo trips as well as some Port Ashton Long Range trips.


Tail Watcher

 40′ Armstrong Marine

The Tail Watcher is a 40’ Armstrong Marina Catamaran and has twin Volvo Penta high performance inboard diesel engines. It also has its U.S. Coast Guard 5 Star Certification and it’s first fishing charter set out in May 2014. Most companies with a boat this size would fish at least 20 anglers as it’s certified for up to 25 anglers, however our ultra limited load policy certifies 10-12 anglers max on these trips. This Armstrong Catamaran has a cruising speed of over 30 knots transporting our clients to the fishing grounds sooner to optimize quality fishing. It is also equipped with the CH250 Furuno Side Scan Sonar for locating bait and structure that is proven to produce large catches. The Tail Watcher has an amazing heated cabin with comfortable booth seating, clean restroom, a large walk around fishing deck and outdoor bench seating. This boat also has the double hull which reduces motion sickness by 70% creating a more comfortable trip and experience for our customers!

This boat runs full day halibut and combo trips as well as our Port Ashton and Long Range fishing trips



Coming Spring 2015
Our New Armstrong Catamaran
Details to Come!

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