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Alaska Fishing Lodge

Leonard’s Landing offers lodging for 1 to 94 guests. It is comfortable for individuals, families or groups. The oceanfront cabins sit right on the beautiful Yakutat Bay, each has a full kitchen for safe social distancing. Our Services include boat rentals (ocean skiffs, drift boats and kayaks), Full-Service Fish Processing, and a Gift & tackle shop. You may fish at your own pace or the staff at Leonard’s Landing Lodge can assist you in reserving your fully guided river or ocean fishing charter.

Leonard’s is the highest rated accommodations in Yakutat. We have accommodations to fit almost any size group. The rooms are clean and well kept. With our waterfront location and private dock, the views are second to none! You will find everything you need to have an amazing Alaska experience at Leonard’s Landing Lodge!

For your traveling convenience Alaska Airlines offers twice daily flights into Yakutat. The staff at Leonard’s, including General Manager David Burris and his wife Muna, are excited to help guests with any of their trip planning needs and to welcome them when they arrive.


During the 18th and 19th centuries, English, French, Spanish and Russian explorers visited the region. The Russian-American Company built a fort in Yakutat in the 1790’s.

1790

1867

The Stimson Lumber Company built a cannery, sawmill, store and a railroad for fish access early in 1903. The 12-mile railroad was the only railroad in the U.S. built to carry raw fish.

During WWII, the US moved in nearly 10,000 troops to protect Yakutat. The airfield and huge hangers remain in use today as the commercial Yakutat airport.

1941

2007

In 2007, the Larsen Landing Lodge building caught fire. It was the biggest fire to hit the small Southeast fishing village in recent years.

Leonard’s Landing Lodge is known for waterfront cabins with fully equipped kitchens. Lodging available for individuals, families and groups!

2020

Experience a true Alaskan adventure
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•   Waterfront Cabins   •   Hotel Rooms   •   Equipped Kitchens   •   Rental Boats   •   Private Dock   •   Fish Processing   •   Gift & Tackle Shop   •

Located at the northern end of the southeast panhandle of Alaska, the area boasts ocean beaches that stretch forever & mountains that plummet to the sea. Saltwater & river fishing for halibut, ling cod, & steelhead, plus all the salmon-king, sockeye, pink, & coho, is fantastic. Adventures on foot, by boat, plane, fat-tire bike, vehicle or on an ATV tour find the visitor in the Alaskan wilderness with abundant wildlife, wild flowers, birds, & natural splendor.

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Leonard's Landing Lodge is the choice for accommodations in Yakutat, Alaska. We offer Waterfront Cabins and Duplexes. Large units for family gatherings or groups of friends and Lodge sleeping rooms for the budget conscious. With professional fish processing and flash freezers, your catch is safely boxed for the flight home. Leonard's also offers rental boats, both freshwater and ocean. We have kayaks on-site to paddle the bay. The views are second to none! You will find everything you need to have an amazing Alaska experience at Leonard's Landing Lodge.!

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Leonard's Lodge is a customer service oriented fishing lodge. They always go out of their way to assure that guests are set up with their requested guided tours, are comfortable with required in suite needs, and of course that the fish cleaning, and packaging is done per requests. I look forward to our visit every year and always leave thoroughly satisfied.

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Outstanding halibut and salmon fishing. Our waterfront cabin looks out at Yakutat Bay with the sunset in the distance. The fishing was excellent! Some days with limits of 6 coho salmon in the Bay. Some days with 80 pound halibut plus limits of ling cod.

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I have been fishing Alaska for over 30 years and Leonard’s Landing Lodge is the most authentic Alaska adventure you can have. The accommodations are great. Julie and staff are wonderful and eagerly assist you for all your adventures. Fishing, sight seeing, and hiking are some of the great things you can do. The area is absolutely beautiful. Don’t miss the Hubbard glacier. Can’t rate it high enough.

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If you want a consistent relaxing home base to explore from this is it. The dock is feet away if you are hiring ocean charters or renting a boat yourself. They clean, package and flash freeze your fish for a fair price too. Access to the Situk River top and bottom is close minutes away if you rentad a car too. Lenord's staff is accommodating, the rooms are clean and well kept.