Costs and Registration


The basic cost is $500.00.  This includes room & board, use of camp facilities, and island transportation to/from camp and Hollis. Your other costs include expenses to and from your home and Hollis (such as car/airfare, ferry fees, meals), fishing license, fishing gear, etc. (see What to Bring).


We suggest you make ferry/airline reservations as soon as possible (use the links below & see note at bottom of page).  The ferry schedules are not finalized until sometime in January .

    Alaska Marine Highway (Prince Rupert to Ketchikan)– link to Alaska Marine Highway ferry schedules, costs, information

    Alaska Inter-Island ferry (Ketchikan to Hollis, Prince of Wales Island) — link to Inter-Island Ferry schedules, costs, information

    Airline connections (Seattle to Ketchikan)– link to  Alaska Air

A non-resident, 7 day Sport fishing license costs $45.00.  Recommend purchasing license online before getting on the island.   Alaska Fish and Game

There is an extra cost for Halibut fishing which is $80.00 per person per trip that helps cover the cost of fuel, bait, and tackle.  

Reservations should be made with and re-verified with Tracy Gunkel.  

Tracy Gunkel:


Please do not pay deposits prior to September of the year before your trip.  Deposits can be sent to this address:

4272 N. Overview Dr.

Wasilla, AK 99623

Make your check payable to:

153 Fish Camp

Deposits need to be in by March 15th or upon registraion.  Whichever is later. Full payment needs to be in by May 15th.

Please include the names of the campers for which deposit is being made and the dates of your reservation.

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