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Ketchikan's Finest Fishing Charters

Ketchikan's Finest Fishing Charters

Ketchikan’s Finest offers our clients the fastest boats, running to the richest fishing grounds to keep you on the fish!

124 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
Half Day: $300 to $399 Per Person
Full Day: $400 to $499 Per Person; $600 to $699 Per Person
Ketchikan’s Finest offers visitors a premiere guide service with experienced captains, custom boats and state of the art equipment to keep you on the fish. With Ketchikan's Finest Fishing Charters you are in good hands with highly experienced captains who boasts an extensive knowledge of Ketchikan fishing. Halibut, Salmon, Lingcod and Rockfish are species you can catch fishing in Ketchikan. Expect an energetic, fun filled & professional adventure with their guides at the helm! Perfect for families and anglers of all ages! With a five star rating across all review platforms it’s no wonder guests come back every year. Fishing exclusively in Ketchikan from May to September. Ketchikan’s Finest Fishing Charters is passionate about sharing expertly guided Alaskan fishing charters for guests & families year in and year out. For visitors to Ketchikan during their Alaska cruise...Ketchikan's Finest Fishing Charters also accommodates cruise ship guests looking for a fishing charter…
Featured Packages


Ketchikan halibut and salmon fishing charters specifically designed for those who want it all! Why choose one species when you can fish for everything. That’s exactly what the private halibut and salmon combo charter embodies. Expect to head out for a day on the water where you’ll target halibut in the deep sea arena of Alaskan waters. Each member of your group will be actively engaged in jigging up halibut, pacific cod, rockfish and sharks in waters ranging from 200-300 feet deep. Feel the excitement of hooking into a powerful halibut as you pry these magnificent bottom dwellers from the depths of the sea floor. Not to worry as our expert US Coast Guard certified captains will guide you step by step with instructions that will have you fishing like a pro. Halibut is a bucket list species for any angler, and this trophy fish will keep you and your friends smiling for years to come.

The art of salmon fishing immediately follows your deep sea Alaskan halibut fishing experience. Ketchikan salmon fishing takes place by trolling along the richest grounds where the annual salmon run takes place. Using downriggers we deploy anywhere from 4-6 salmon fishing rods where you’ll experience the thrill of catching wild Alaskan salmon. The sheer suspense of watching for the rod tip to flick up signifying a bite will have everyone on the edge of their seats. Depending on the time of year you can expect to catch trophy salmon including king salmon, silver salmon, pink salmon and chum salmon.

In addition, Alaskan halibut and salmon are considered a culinary delight renowned for being some of the best eating fish in the world. For these reasons, we offer services to have your fresh halibut and salmon professionally processed and shipped home to your doorstep.

Pricing & Details
- 5 Hour Private Charter - Starting at $1,800 | Up to 6 Anglers
- 6 Hour Private Charter - Starting at $1,900 | Up to 6 Anglers

- Halibut is best from May-September
- King salmon is best from June-August
- Silver Salmon is best from July-September
- Pink Salmon is best from July-August
- Rockfish is best from May-September


Catch a ride on this world class experience that includes salmon fishing in the, “Salmon Capital of The World.” Ketchikan salmon fishing charters range from 4-5 hours and encompass a lot of what makes Ketchikan a world renown destination. The annual salmon runs in Ketchikan coincide with the port's proximity to the downtown area. Meaning privately guided Ketchiakn salmon fishing charters enjoy short runs to the salmon fishing grounds ranging anywhere from 10-20 minutes.

Furthermore, salmon fishing in Ketchikan takes place in relatively calm waters. This combination of world class salmon fishing, short runs and calm waters make it a perfect fishing excursion for cruise ship visitors or flyin clients alike. Not to mention salmon fishing in Ketchikan is a family affair where groups are encouraged to take part no matter their age or experience level. Our expertly guided trips specifically cater to novice or experienced anglers alike. The four hour salmon fishing charter is hands down the most popular option for cruise ship visitors looking to take part in a Ketchikan fishing excursion.

In addition, wild Alaskan salmon are considered culinary delight renowned for being one of the best eating fish in the world. For these reasons, we offer services to have your fresh Alaskan salmon processed and shipped home to your doorstep.

Pricing & Details
- 4 Hour Private Charter - Starting at $1,400 | Up to 6 Anglers
- 5 Hour Private Charter - Starting at $1,600 | Up to 6 Anglers

- King salmon is best from June-August
- Silver Salmon is best from July-September
- Pink Salmon is best from July-August


This bottom fishing focused trip is just for the halibut! Halibut images made famous by published pictures with “Barn Door” sized halibut left an everlasting impression. Now it’s your turn to take your chance at hooking into a giant halibut. Despite the play on words, halibut fishing charters in Ketchikan specifically focus on catching halibut along with other species while bottom fishing on sandy bottoms ranging from 200-300 feet. Test your will and might as you hook into one of the world’s most powerful bottom dwelling species. Halibut are known globally as a bucket list species and halibut fishing in Alaska is one of the premier destinations in the entire world.

On this Ketchikan halibut fishing excursion you can expect to catch halibut, pacific cod, rockfish, lingcod and sharks. You never know what might grab ahold of your halibut fishing rig when you're jigging in the abundant waters off Ketchikan, Alaska. For those weary of pulling in a giant halibut we offer a system with rod holders and top of the line equipment. You’ll be reeling in your trophy halibut one crank at a time with the ease and assistance from the state of the art equipment. In addition, halibut are a culinary delight renowned for being one of the best eating fish in the world. For these reasons, we offer services to have your fresh halibut professionally processed and shipped home to your doorstep.

Pricing
- 4 Hour Private Charter - Starting at $1,600 | Up to 6 Anglers
- 5 Hour Private Charter - Starting at $1,800 | Up to 6 Anglers

Oasis Alaska Charters

Oasis Alaska Charters

We take great pride in what we do and will work hard to give you the best trip possible with the amount of time you have.

416 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
4 - 5 Days: $3,500 to $4,000 Per Person
Half Day: $200 to $299 Per Person; $300 to $399 Per Person
Full Day: $500 to $599 Per Person
Oasis Alaska Charters sails out of Ketchikan along the Inside Passage. They dock at the Clover Pass Resort and welcome Cruise Ship guests and visitors from all over the world.
Alaska FishOn! Charters

Alaska FishOn! Charters

Affordable Kenai Peninsula Fishing & Lodging Packages | Kenai River, Kasilof River, Cook Inlet & Fly-In Fishing Options

82 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
6 - 7 Days: $1,500 to $2,000 Per Person
4 - 5 Days: $500 to $1,000 Per Person
Half Day: $150 to $199 Per Person
Full Day: $200 to $299 Per Person
How do we offer such great value? We want you to be able to bring the whole family to enjoy Alaska if you want to. That great value does't mean you lose any quality in the trip though as we are rated as one of the best on the Kenai River. Alaska FishOn Charters offers over 70 years of combined guided fishing experience fishing for big Trophy Salmon and Halibut on the Kenai Peninsula. We also offer guiding services & lodging packages for everyone happily hosting those that are new to fishing, including children. Daily guided fishing for salmon, halibut, and trout as well as overnight packages that include both lodging and guided fishing. As a professional guide service, we put it all together for you so you only need to show up with your fishing license.
Featured Specials


4 Nights of Deluxe Lodging with 2 Days of Guided Salmon Fishing and 1 Day of Guided Halibut Fishing. Includes 50 lbs of Fish Processing, All Fishing Gear and Lodging Necessities.
We guarantee experienced guides and high-quality lodging with full kitchens, bathrooms and all amenities needed to make you feel right at home and it is all yours no shared lodging with other clients.
Contact us Today for best dates we fill up fast so don't wait. Toll Free 1-888-283-4002
• $1,125 per person for 4 guests
• $1,165 per person for 3 guests
• $1,250 per person for 2 guests
• $1,595 for 1 guest
• We guarantee experienced guides and high-quality lodging.

North Country Charters

North Country Charters

323 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
Half Day: $150 to $199 Per Person
Full Day: $200 to $299 Per Person
The North Country Halibut Charters sits along the Spit in Home and pretty much across the street from the Salty Dog. Cook Inlet offers a diverse fishing environment. There are many bays and inlets around the area that offer prime fishing for big Halibut and Salmon.
The Alaska Catch

The Alaska Catch

401 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
Half Day: $400 to $499 Per Person; $500 to $599 Per Person
Full Day: $600 to $699 Per Person; $700 to $799 Per Person
The Alaska Catch sails out of Ketchikan, Alaska, and offers world-class Salmon, Halibut, and Combo charters to those who want to experience the outstanding fishing along the Southeastern side of Alaska.
Crackerjack Charters

Crackerjack Charters

119 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
Half Day: $200 to $299 Per Person
Full Day: $200 to $299 Per Person; $300 to $399 Per Person
Seward is a world-class Saltwater fishing destination, and Crackerjack Charters has been guiding people to Trophy Fish for a long while. In 2008 they won the Best of Alaska Award by the Alaska Daily News and has continued to grow and develop their business to fit the needs of fishers from around the world. Seward is easy to get to from Anchorage as it is just 2.5-hour drive and through some of the best country you can visit.
Crazy Rays Adventures

Crazy Rays Adventures

481 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
Full Day: $300 to $399 Per Person
The Crazy Rays Adventures is based out of Wittier, Alaska and offers outstanding saltwater fishing around the Prince William Sound area. Expect world-class Halibut and Salmon fishing with a team of guides that know how to fish for big fish.
Saltwater Excursions Fishing Charters

Saltwater Excursions Fishing Charters

144 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
Full Day: $300 to $399 Per Person
Saltwater Excursions Fishing Charters is based out of Wittier Alaska. Whittier is in the Chugach National Forest and at the head of Passage Canal off of Blackstone Bay. Getting here is fairly easy as it is about 1.5-hour drive from Anchorage. Plan on a 2-3 drive time due to the Anton Memorial Tunnel which is only every hour for 15 minutes per direction. As complicated as that sounds, getting to Wittier is pretty easy. If you have time, you can stop at the Portage Glacier.
Alaska King Charter

Alaska King Charter

429 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
Half Day: $150 to $199 Per Person; $200 to $299 Per Person
Full Day: $300 to $399 Per Person; $400 to $499 Per Person
Alaska King Charter offers a variety of chartered Salmon and Halibut fishing packages out of Ketchikan, Alaska. Ketchikan is often one of the first stops for cruise ships and is also one of the best locations to fish for King Salmon and Halibut.
ProFish-n-Sea Charters

ProFish-n-Sea Charters

146 Reviews - TripAdvisor® Traveler Rating
Half Day: $200 to $299 Per Person
Full Day: $200 to $299 Per Person; $300 to $399 Per Person
The ProFish-n-Sea Charters has been providing professional charters for locals and visitors for more than 20-years. Join Captain Steve Zernia and his crew for a day of fishing for King Salmon, Silver Salmon, and big Barn Door Halibut. Seward is easy to get to, and the easiest way is to drive here, From Anchorage, the journey is about 2.5 hours, and Seward makes a charming place to stay, dine, and fish.

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