Other Services We Offer

Below you will find some of the services we provide to help you make your time in Yakutat relaxing and hassle free. This list is not all inclusive and we offer custom packages and multi-day deals, so please call us if you have questions or additional requests. We want to help make your stay a pleasurable one!


YCBC Lodging: Owned and operated by the Yakutat Charter Boat Company -- we have multiple lodging options available in locations in and next to our home near the shoreline of the bay, approx. one mile from the marina. Everything you need to make yourself at home and get a good night's rest to prepare for all your Alaskan adventures!

First, a fully furnished 2+ bedroom apartment (with bonus room) includes full-kitchen and dining area, full and half baths, satellite TV, washer & dryer and heated wader drying area. Apartment can sleep 6+. Rates start at $95 per person with a 4 person minimum during peak season.

Another option for your stay is our recently added 8 person unit that features two separate bedrooms with bunk beds, two complete bathrooms, a full kitchen with a common eating area and a covered porch. This is a great option if you are looking for an economical stay. (Call for rates.)

A third option includes up to 3 rooms in my log home. One room sleeps two in twin beds, another room sleeps two in bunkbeds and the third is a single twin bed. All located on the main level of our home and includes bathroom, kitchen and laundry facilities access. (Call for rates.)

Additoinally, a one room cabin that sleeps two in bunkbeds, has a microwave and a large picture window that looks into the forest behind the house. Bathroom and refrigerator available in the loghouse next to the cabin. A great option if you need a little more space with one of the other rentals, or as a stand alone. Price per person / night is only $60.

Call us at 1-904-784-3433 (office) or 1-907-744-4680 (cell) for more details and to book your stay!

Skiff and Drift Boat Rentalsalumaweld talon skiff

If you are interested in self-guided adventures on the saltwater or drifting our local rivers for fishing, sightseeing, or other outings, we can make those arrangements for you. Rental fee for skiff is $400 per day (two available -- one covered that holds up to 4 and one larger open surf skiff that holds up to 5. Drift boat is $100 per day. If transportation is needed to stage the drift boat at your put-in and take-out locations, we can also coordinate those details. Usual fee for staging at the river is $125 which includes transportation to put in and take out.

Inflatable Pontoon Boat Rental

We have Wilderness Fishing Pontoon Boats available for rent by the day. The boats are 9 feet long and can be used on the river for fishing or sightseeing. Rental fee is $60 per day, per boat (4 available). Boats are lightweight and can be transported without the use of a trailer, in a truckbed or other larger vehicle.

Fishing Licenses and Information

Alaska Department of Fish and Game: You cannot hunt, fish, or trap in Alaska without a valid license in your possession. You can get yours online before heading to Yakutat by going here: www.admin.adfg.state.ak.us/license/

Halibut Regulations: In 2014 the National Marine Fisheries Service set the halibut bag limit at 2 / person daily, with one any size and one max of 29" inches.*

* YCBC will participate in the Guided Angler Fish (GAF) program and can offer clients the opportunity to harvest up to two halibut of any size per day for an additional fee. The 2015 angler cost per GAF is $300, and is set based on market rate / lease price for Charter GAF. If you are interested in participating in the GAF program, please let us know and we can share more information about the program.