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'Sports Afield recognizes King Salmon "Alaska's Best Outdoor Town" and recommends the Ko for cabins and mo'


The King Ko - And Alaska - Await Your Arrival

Experience the uniqueness of Alaska at the KING KO INN in King Salmon, Alaska. The 2015 summer season is now behind us, but the 2016 season has already started and it's looking to be another record year with many exciting developments on the horizon. If you haven't visited King Salmon in a while, be sure to check us out when you have the chance. We are continuing to make renovations to our lodge and our restaurant continues to serve up simply the best food in Bristol Bay - and dare we say Alaska?. Needless to say, we will also be reopening Bristol Bay's favorite watering hole this spring with a brand new schedule of events and activities. But most important, come visit our staff - the friendliest (and most interesting) in all of Alaska. They are the reason the Alaska travel guides are so complimentary towards us in their current and recent editions. Check out what they are saying about us on our News page.

For those who haven't visited our watering hole lately, we now have huge crab pots in the bar for those who want to safely shake their buoys to the beat of our live entertainment or our awesome new music system.  As always, the foosball, pool and juke box are all free but no - we will not pay to have your favorite flannel shirt laundered should you get in the middle of a whipped cream fight. That is the risk you take when you enter our meditation center.  And rest assured, despite all of this excitement and change, the notoriety of the King Ko - and its remarkable bartending staff - lives on.  Indeed, watch for the King Ko in January as the leading ladies of Wild West Alaska take on the challenge of becoming King Ko bartenders . . . for a night.  Another memorable King Ko night!

We are located in the heart of King Salmon, Alaska, about 300 air miles southwest of Anchorage. Are you tired of combat fishing shoulder-to-shoulder along a crowded riverbank or playing "bumper cars" with other fishing boats? Then King Salmon is the place for you! King Salmon is the home of the world class sport fishing and hunting. Sports Afield calls King Salmon Alaska's best outdoor sports town. It is also the gateway to Katmai National Park - home of the famous Valley Of 10,000 Smokes - which turns 100 this summer - and the gigantic Alaskan Brown Bear. Our fall bear and moose hunting opportunities are fantastic. In short, King Salmon is a sportsman's and sportswoman's paradise. Not only did Sports Afield proclaim King Salmon as "Alaska's Best Outdoor Sports Town" two years running, it also recommended the King Ko Inn as the place to stay when visiting King Salmon. Try us, you won't regret the choice.





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