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Explore Alaska Charters, LLC

#28 of 65 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Ketchikan Features Animals
1 Double Eagle Ln, Ketchikan, AK 99901-9612
+1 907-617-5902
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The fishing was outstanding, the scenery was spectacular, the accommodations were perfect, and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elk Grove, California
Outstanding fishing trip with Rick for Salmon and Halibut

Rick knows the Ketchikan waters so well that he will put you on the best places to fish for salmon... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brian B
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Saltwater Fishing Charters - Full Day trips for Salmon & Halibut, 1/2 Day Saltwater Charters for Cruise Ship Passengers, Fly Out Fly Fishing Trips in Misty Fjords National Monument, Self Guided Fishing Boat Rentals, and Private Beach House Lodging with a Private Dock
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1 Double Eagle Ln, Ketchikan, AK 99901-9612
+1 907-617-5902

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The fishing was outstanding, the scenery was spectacular, the accommodations were perfect, and the captain Rick was awesome.

Thank jr2436
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rick knows the Ketchikan waters so well that he will put you on the best places to fish for salmon and halibut. He is a terrific captain and a pleasure to talk to during a fishing trip. The Coho were late getting in this year,...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Great place, great fishing. We have done the "self guided" option for a few years now. This year I decided to bring my adult children along. We had a fabulous time. Priceless family memories. Rick and the team put us on lots of fish. I...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Spent 3 nights in the 3 bedroom house with my wife and 2 brothers from California. Rick picked us up at the airport, gave us a quick cruise thru the places we would need to go. Grocery store, gas dock, fish cleaning/packing dock etc. Ran...More

1  Thank Pete H
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome, words cannot due justice to this experience! Rick is good at all aspects of chartering and patient. Nice boat and great equipment, totally recommend. Give not only 5 stars, but a gold one, too.

Thank wileyecoyote626
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely AWESOME epic fishing trip. Rick did a fantastic job and worked hard to get our limits. New boat and equipment. Definitely coming back again.

Thank NWTravelerDude
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Rick made this fishing trip one for the books! His new boat is fantastic. Four guys from Montana had the time of our lives, we limited out catching King Salmon and Halibut. We also caught several Silver and Pinks. Rick was relaxed yet focused on...More

Thank Riverrunner1
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Explore Alaska Charters offered everything we were looking for in a self guided trip. We have been to Alaska before on self guided trips but have never had such nice accommodations and boats, especially for the price. If you like the seclusion of an island,...More

Thank Marty C
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Just returned from a self guided trip in Ketchikan staying at Explore Alaska Charters self guided king salmon fishing, we stayed across the chanel from Ketchikan in one of there cabins, they are very clean and very well equipped, had a great time there, this...More

Thank byrneranch
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

If you are looking to catch fish (lots of fish) Rick and his team will put you on them. Charter or Do it yourself, you can't go wrong with Explore Alaska Charters. The 1st year each member of our group brought home 250lbs of fish....More

1  Thank Mike K
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26 May 2017|
Response from Rick C | Property representative |
Thank you for the inquiry. I am currently booked with a full day private charter. Please let me know if you have any questions. I hope you have a great time in Alaska. Rick Collins Explore Alaska Charters
19 June 2016|
Response from Rick C | Property representative |
There is a bathroom on the charter boat.