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Join us aboard Sewards top fishing company.We have top of the line boats, fishing equipment, electronics, safety equipment and boats.Combined with best Captains in the fleet, it is our mission for you to have a trip of a lifetime.We realize the time...more
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1412 4th Avenue, Seward Small Boat Harbor, Seward, AK 99664
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+1 480-313-1494
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been fishing with Puffin Fishing Charters for the last 15 years and I would not have it any other way. My captains (and deckhands) have always tried the best that they are capable of to satisfy their guests. They are extremely professional, knowledgeable...More

Thank Resort786877
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went in with low expectations as our trip was scheduled in September when fishing really slows down. Still, Captain Jacob managed to put us on some really nice halibut and the boat (6 of us) limited out on halibut and rockfish. The largest landed...More

Thank acordell
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We scheduled this trip because our salmon charter was cancelled at the last minute. (I appreciate that pro cancelling because of cloudy water therefore no fish biting.) This was a full day charter. Rough seas did not make it enjoyable for 2 guys in their...More

Thank jmcpherson024
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We booked a full day halibut/salmon charter. When we booked we were told that the limit for silver salmon was 6. It was expected that the salmon would be stacked up in the bay. That was true. We could see them jumping everywhere. The problem...More

2  Thank Tour577307
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Fished with Puffin Fishing Charters 2 days in a row. First day was great all 10 passengers limited out with 2 halibut and 4 rock fish. Second day was even better with many halibut caught over 50 pounds. We were able to send home 80...More

1  Thank G570EKdanielo
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

was a little bit late booking as holiday plans only confirmed fairly late. was only able to get to seward for a half day trip, capt leslie and dennie were very accommodating. the boat was moored right next to the office and we were fishing...More

Thank ExpatReviewer
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Booked a six pack boat with my grandson for his 16th birthday .after arriving and checking in and boarding what I would consider a gang fishing boat spend the day fishing caught two tiny halibut and when I confronted the captain and this deck and...More

Thank eycecoldbud
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Overall we had a great time fishing with Them. First day was gorgeous. We so lucked out weather wise. We got put on fish and the captain (Jacob) was the best. There was no deckhand but he handled everything perfectly. I’m a seasoned fisherman but...More

Thank George818
phishawna, Owner at Puffin Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hello George, Thank you for your feedback. I do need to inform you that all charters cannot control when their vessels have mechanical issues. We meticulously maintain our vessels mechanically and they do still fail at times. That vessel ihas two engines and two out...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Captain Leslie probably runs a fine business but a fishing Captain she is not. Every other charter captain I have been with either stays in the wheelhouse and manages the boat in the current and keep us on our spot and the fish or helps...More

Thank dedejong
phishawna, Owner at Puffin Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear dedejong, I'm sorry you had an unpleasant experience with me that day. I always encourage clients who have not had good experiences with us to talk to us directly. I would have encouraged you to talk to the other owner or myself immediately and...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve been delaying my review.... I don’t want this to sound to harsh, but our day could of been MUCH better. I would like to preface this review with the information that I am a charterboat captain on Lake Erie. I understand this business and...More

1  Thank Jim C
phishawna, Owner at Puffin Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi Jim, We do appreciate each and every feedback clients give us. We do sincerely apologize for the unfortunate series of events that that. It is a true statement that we could have handled things differently from management to the captain. The boat issues as...More

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Seaside681649
1 December 2016|
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Response from phishawna | Property representative |
Hello there, Thank you for your question. The fishing is great in August! We fish for Halibut, Salmon, Rockfish call or email if you have any other questions! 1.907.278.334
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roahrig5
4 May 2016|
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Response from phishawna | Property representative |
Hello! It's a little hard to answer thru this format. Thank you for your inquiry about fishing. We really like to talk to our clients personally. Could you please call us at 1.907.278.3346 or 1.480.313.1494 Or if you can... More
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