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True Alaskan Charters

Ketchikan, AK 99901
+1 866-882-2979
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A great experience in awesome waters

Robert the captain was first class and I will request his services on future visits. Fishing was... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Fred B
Kemmerer, Wyoming
Responsible, considerate & super efficient company!

Two events happened with our day and thanks to the company all worked out for the best. 1- I woke... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Dianna I
Miami, Florida
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Alaska fishing at it's finest in Ketchikan Alaska. Alaskan Halibut Fishing and Alaskan Salmon Fishing. It all here the only thing missing is you. Complete packages including waterfront rooms, gourmet meals, and all your fish processing. Specializing in exclusive halibut, salmon, and wildlife trips for cruise ship guests. All of our captains are experienced, licensed, insured. With four generations on these waters we are sure to provide you a True Alaskan experience. Come experience True Alaskan Charters.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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Ketchikan, AK 99901
+1 866-882-2979
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Robert the captain was first class and I will request his services on future visits. Fishing was great but the side attractions like the whales and the dolphins added greatly to our journey in our 6 hour trip for Halibut and salmon. Family loved it...More

Thank Fred B
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Two events happened with our day and thanks to the company all worked out for the best. 1- I woke up with a splitting migraine & attempted to board the ship. Promptly due to my state, we were asked if I would like to disembark...More

Thank Dianna I
Reviewed 19 September 2016

As a person who has taken over 65 cruises I always suggest to go to the cities you are visiting and check out the local ads. I did this and I booked Rick with True Alaskan Charters. His pricing was exceptional reasonable but his talent...More

Thank arnold s
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Robert, our captain/guide treated us to a wonderful 4 hour salmon charter. We limited out in 2 hours so he switched things up and took us to deeper water to catch yellow eye. Then, he gave us a tour of town from the water, pointing...More

Thank JennSears
Reviewed 3 June 2016

we booked a trip for 2 guys; a 3rd unknown person showed up on the boat on our day. the guide kept us within a couple of miles of our cruise ship (never left sight of it!) and just trolled back /forth along with trawlers....More

1  Thank corvettefunx2
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Our fishing trip was one of the best we have ever taken. Although the silver salmon were running late, we managed to catch our fair share along with cod, rockfish, halibut and a couple of yellow eye. Also landed several skates and a very unusual...More

Thank MBC77
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

We just came back from fishing July 23&24, and what a difference a day makes. The 23rd was. Good weather day and fishing was great. The 24 th it was raining, Wendy, and rough water. My guide was. Robert and on the tough day it...More

Thank Thomaswoodard
Reviewed 1 July 2015

I have used these people now twice for Salmon fishing and have caught fish both times. They will meet cruise guests right at the pier as you get off your ship and have their boat within a short walking distance. They are very accommodating and...More

Thank Texhusky75
Reviewed 22 June 2015

This is our third year for fishing with True Alaskan Charters. It is our second year fishing with Robert as our guide. Next year will be our fourth and we'll bring the rest of the family. Robert makes for a good time and an enjoyable...More

1  Thank Virgil G
Reviewed 17 September 2014

True Alaskan Charters is a local business with deep roots in Ketchikan operated by Bruce and Keisha Johnstone. Keisha patiently worked with my wife to make the arrangements for my son and I to spend 2 days fishing with Bruce (It was a surprise birthday...More

Thank Jim T
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