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Rum Runner Charters

#12 of 41 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Juneau Features Animals
Auke Bay, Juneau, AK 99821
+1 907-789-5482
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best excursion of our Alaskan trip! Absolutely amazing!

Our family of 6, ranging from 73-13, all thought that the whale and wildlife tour with Rum Runners... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Indian Trail, North Carolina
Rum Runner Charters a MUST in Juneau

We had an amazing private salmon fishing day with Captain Troy and Erin! Can't thank them enough... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Maumee, Ohio
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Avoid the crowds, Rum Runner Charters specializes in affordable, private, premiere family and small group charters for both Whale Watching and Sport Fishing in some of the most beautiful wilderness and wildlife areas in South East Alaska. Cruise ship passengers and independent groups are welcome. Transportation is provided from your cruise ship or hotel. Local owned and operated for 25 years and going.
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Auke Bay, Juneau, AK 99821
+1 907-789-5482

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Reviewed yesterday

Our family of 6, ranging from 73-13, all thought that the whale and wildlife tour with Rum Runners was the best part of our trip! Captain Chris and Daniel were amazing. They were so knowledgeable about the area, the whales and the wildlife. The day...More

Thank rnburnett5
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had an amazing private salmon fishing day with Captain Troy and Erin! Can't thank them enough! Beautiful weather and scenery! Saw Seals, Bald Eagles, Glaciers and best of all on a fishing trip - lots of salmon! We ate very well for the rest...More

Thank hltruner711
Reviewed 1 week ago

First I must apologize to Rum Runner's for not reviewing them two years ago when we took our excursion. I also meant to. Anyway, this was the best excursion we've ever taken and we still talk about it. We did the halibut fishing and whale...More

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful 8 hour private salmon fishing and whale watching day. Capt Troy was great with my 2 boys aged 10 and 13. Next year we may come back for the derby considering we had the biggest fish of the day thanks to...More

Thank Natalie N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Capt. Chris reminded me of my brother in law, Bob....mostly his looks! Anyway, he was decisive, he was a professional, we always felt safe on the boat and he was obviously super respectful of the wildlife. He went out of his way to make sure...More

1  Thank jman225
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the 6 hour photo and fishing tour during our stop in Juneau while on a cruise. What a perfect day! Chris and Brandi picked us up promptly at the cruise terminal and we headed to the boat where we met Daniel and got...More

Thank JKfromPA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 14-year-old son and I had a terrific fishing trip with Capt. Chris of Rum Runner. He has been doing charters in Juneau for many years, and has an incredibly thorough knowledge of everything relating to fishing these waters. His boat is equipped with everything...More

Thank John V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I just returned from a 7 day Alaskan cruise and this was hands down the most amazing thing we did all week. We booked the half day salmon fishing and photo safari charter and it was the perfect balance of wildlife viewing...More

Thank caseyymariee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of four took a private 2.5/3 hour excursion with Rum Runner on July 14th this year. Chris had arranged for a taxi to be waiting for us when we walked off the ship, which made things convenient in a brand new city. We...More

Thank LynnElizabethAZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Chris and Brandi transported us easily from our cruise dock to the dock where the Buccaneer resides. Captain Troy had everything ready when we arrived. Our fishing party was three adults, two teens. Half day boat. Our objective was to ensure everyone got to...More

Thank Joel M
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Gladys C
24 July 2016|
Response from Gerry D | Reviewed this property |
This is their peak season. Good chance they are all booked. You will have to check with Capt. Chris on cost. Usually it's a 6 hour charter with a light lunch. Very good experience.
James H
29 June 2016|
Response from CaptChrisAK | Property representative |
We do have some rain gear on board, but I recommend that you bring your own, South East Alaska is a rainforest, so you expect rain at some point(s) during your cruise/vacation. Dress in layers. It can be quite cool on cloudy... More
Helen K
2 May 2016|
Response from CaptChrisAK | Property representative |
Hi Helen, We would pick you up at your ship. As a private company we can adjust our schedule to fit yours and your ships