Choggiung Limited is a village corporation formed under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA). Owned by its shareholders, Choggiung is the largest village corporation in the Bristol Bay region. Choggiung’s family of shareholders has grown from its initial enrollment of 1,049 to more than 2100 as a result of inheritance and gifting.

We are Yup’ik and Aleut people with ancestral ties to this unique land, known for its abundance of salmon, in Southwest Alaska for thousands of years. Choggiung derived its name from “Curyung”, a Yup’ik word loosely translated as the point where the clean and muddy waters meet. This was the name given to the point of land, later known as Dillingham, which provided access to both the Wood and Nushagak Rivers.

Headquartered in Dillingham, Alaska, Choggiung and its subsidiaries are involved in commercial and residential leasing, hotel operations (Bristol Inn), restaurant operations (Bayside Diner), fire protection services (Inland Empire Fire Protection), gravel and rock sales, and land leasing and 8(a) government contracting (Umyuaq Technology, LLC).

News/Events Updates

Moose Habitat Enhancement Program

Choggiung is seeking applicants for multiple Moose Habitat Enhancement Program positions. Those hired will perform skilled enhancement work in the field for extended periods of time, using a chain saw.  Weather permitting, work may begin in the winter when the area is accessible by snow machine or in the spring when all of the ice […]

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Bristol Inn: Job Opportunities

Front Desk Clerk The Bristol Inn is seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of Front Desk Clerk.  This position is responsible for attending to the needs of all customers of the Bristol Inn including reservations, reception, ongoing needs assessment, and receipt of payment. Minimum Qualifications S. Diploma or the equivalent One year of work […]

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