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Ketchikan Charter Boats, Inc.

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34 front street suite #202, Ketchikan, AK 99901
+1 907-225-7291
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Dan is the man!

We did a four hour salmon fishing trip. Dan was waiting for us when we got off the ship with a sign... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Zach C
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Fort Worth, Texas
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Awesome trip!

Captain Dan was incredible, ultra clean boat and very organized. He had us on the fish, you won't... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Ever dreamed of fishing in protected, unspoiled waters? Ketchikan, known as the “Salmon Capital of the World” offers some of the best salmon and halibut fishing in Alaska. It doesn’t matter if you’re an amateur or an expert angler – with a rod and reel in your hands, our highly skilled captains will help you make that big catch just like the locals do! Then we help you arrange processing and shipping, so you can have your “bragging rights” shipped right to your home. And unlike many other charter companies, we can book from 1 to 60 people on charters. Don’t forget, we book up quickly, so plan ahead and make your reservation early. 4 hour Salmon trips 6 hour Halibut trips We have live on line booking check out our calendar!
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34 front street suite #202, Ketchikan, AK 99901
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did a four hour salmon fishing trip. Dan was waiting for us when we got off the ship with a sign with her name on it. He was very efficient and we got the trip started very quickly. After a 20 minute ride into...More

Thank Zach C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Captain Dan was incredible, ultra clean boat and very organized. He had us on the fish, you won't find a better charter, thanks Dan

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great trip! They were easy to work with and professional through the booking process. Captain Ray was the best, very knowledgeable and efficient with our limited time in port. We caught over 9 fish with each group able to take some home. He...More

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Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Quick day fishing off of cruise ship. Great captain. Moved around and changed species so we would keep catching fish. Got us back in time and took care of our fish for shipping. As for service, I can't imaging the next week would be much...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Malcolm treated us well and was patient and helpful with my girls 13 and 16. He is getting on in years and I wondered how many more trips he will make. We did not get our fish as ordered...maybe it will come today, but perhaps...More

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Thank susankayberry20
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Flew all the way to Alaska for a bucket list trip to catch salmon. I was there 4 years ago, and use them, and caught a boat load of salmon. The had a boat break, and could not find a replacement, until the last boat....More

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Kcbi G, Manager at Ketchikan Charter Boats, Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

I am sorry you felt this way, When we talked I told you that the boat had broke, and I was trying to get another one asap. I also stated that the catching had been light this year but they were still catching silver salmon...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

We chartered 3 boats. 2 of the captains went above and beyond to make the fishing a great memory. Many fish caught and 1 captain cooked up a salmon once it was in the boat. The 3rd boat was not as successful and their captain...More

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Kcbi G, Manager at Ketchikan Charter Boats, Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Thank you for the review! We are sorry you had a unhappy experience. None of the boats used, Or use live bait on any fishing charter, They use Lures/spoons and Frozen Herring. Fishing is not an exact science. Different captains have different methods that they...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

We were the first ones off the cruise boat but still Dan was already there, so we were the first ones on the water! Dan was very patient with me and my son and the other guests. When one thing wasn't working he quickly adapted...More

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Thank tendawg19
Reviewed 27 July 2017

we had a lot of fun and caught 5 fish including 3 king salmon. price was reasonable. our guide Bill helped with everything which was great since we are not experienced at fishing whatsoever.

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Thank robertwJ3916NM
Reviewed 25 July 2017

I was pleased with the charter. Captain Dan was friendly and we caught salmon. I could tell that he was disappointed in the average size caught, but that wasn't his fault. The boat was nice as it had a cabin to get out of the...More

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