We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rum Runner Charters

Features Animals
Auke Bay, Juneau, AK 99821
+1 907-789-5482
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
One of the BEST excursions out there

I wanted to write this sooner, however, upon our return home, we had 4 feet of water thanks to... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
firerunner1965
,
Lakeland, Florida
Fabulous Whale Watching Tour

Captain Chris met us at the ship and drove us to the marina to start our whale watching tour... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
ShonaYYC
,
Calgary, Canada
Read all 387 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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.
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“captain chris” (153 reviews)
“salmon fishing” (41 reviews)
“yellow lab” (17 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Auke Bay, Juneau, AK 99821
CONTACT
Website
+1 907-789-5482

Similar Things to Do in Juneau

Write a ReviewReviews (387)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 387 reviews

Reviewed 3 November 2017

I wanted to write this sooner, however, upon our return home, we had 4 feet of water thanks to Irma. We did this tour way back early sept. We were met promptly, at the Docks by Captain Chris , however, the other group going on...More

Thank firerunner1965
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Captain Chris met us at the ship and drove us to the marina to start our whale watching tour. Daniel, his shipmate, was there to assist, together with Brandi, the famous four legged crew member. We saw bald eagles, sea lions and pods of humpback...More

Thank ShonaYYC
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

When we booked our trip with Capt. Chris and Rum Runner Charters, I was nervous because this was the one experience my wife and family were most looking forward to for our whole cruise and I wanted it to be great. It exceeded all expectations!...More

Thank mshepherd79
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My son & I went Whale watching with Captain Chris on September 18th. Had a fantastic time. Chris picked us up as soon as the cruise ship docked and took us to his vessel. When we boarded, we were offered hot coffee, tea or hot...More

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great experience with Chris. We got into a bunch of salmon even in the late season. Chris picked us up on time at the cruise ship and dropped us off at an awesome restaurant he recommended. The following is the only reason...More

Thank Leaming45
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We went on the "Captain's Choice" wildlife and whale watching tour. Capt. Chris arranged for transportation from our dock and met us at the marina along with Naturalist Erin and Brandi the dog. We saw an absolute ton of whales and the absolute highlight of...More

Thank Korey B
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We were excited to book this tour because we got a whole boat for three couples instead of being packed in the ship excursion boat like sardines. We were able to see a ton of whales, sea lions, seals and eagles. It was awesome! Cpt...More

Thank Ali M
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We had an 8-hour fishing and photo excursion with Captain Troy and deckhand Daniel and it was the highlight of our cruise and our vacation. We started the day out with seeing some sea lions and then a couple huge pods of orcas. We spent...More

Thank Stefani B
Reviewed 20 September 2017

these guys are so awesome. Picked us up at the cruise ship on time Chris actually picked us up and Troy was the Captain for the day along with Erin his deck hand and very knowlegable mate I can go on but why bother this...More

Thank ddonchecz
Reviewed 19 September 2017

very pleased with our excursion with Captain Troy and Daniel. Weather was good and even though this was a fishing excursion the crew spotted some whale activity and took time to get us a look. It was not the best time for fishing but Captain...More

Thank SalmonLover917
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
GonZo AK
93 reviews
.36 km away
Devil's Hideaway
26 reviews
.40 km away
Chan's Thai Kitchen
91 reviews
.40 km away
Hot Bite
84 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Adventures in Alaska
368 reviews
.36 km away
Dolphin Jet Boat Tours
913 reviews
.01 km away
The Local Guy Charters & Sightseeing
46 reviews
.25 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Gladys C
24 July 2016|
Answer
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.
1
Vote
James H
29 June 2016|
Answer
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
0
Votes
Helen K
2 May 2016|
Answer
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
0
Votes