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Ketchikan Charter Boats, Inc.

#22 of 65 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Ketchikan Features Animals
34 front street suite #202, Ketchikan, AK 99901
+1 907-225-7291
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Fishing with Malcolm

Malcolm treated us well and was patient and helpful with my girls 13 and 16. He is getting on in... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
susankayberry20
halibut fishing

After reviewing the web page, It tells you. You will go out fishing 30 south of Ketchikan. And it... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago
the5voits
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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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  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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34 front street suite #202, Ketchikan, AK 99901
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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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Reviewed 6 days ago

After reviewing the web page, It tells you. You will go out fishing 30 south of Ketchikan. And it says most of the time the water is calm not all the time. We went out one hour and 40 minutes and the wave were 6...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an amazing fishing charter. The Captain knew what he was doing and we caught salmon! There were 6 people total on the excursion, two with more fishing experience and four less experienced. Everyone had the opportunity to catch at least one fish. Scenery...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Guide worked very hard to catch some fish. We appeared to have more success than boats around us so that is all you can expect.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Family of 4 had a wonderful experience with Ketchikan Charter Boats and Captain Dan. He was waiting for us at the dock when we exited the cruise ship. Took care of some minor paperwork and safety procedures and we were off. We caught 9 Coho...More

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