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Alaska King Charter

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Alaska King Fishing Charter
  • Approximate Cost:
    Half Day: $150 to $199 Per Person; $200 to $299 Per Person
    Full Day: $300 to $399 Per Person; $400 to $499 Per Person
  • Type: Charters & Guides
  • Fishing: Guided Fishing Saltwater Fishing

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.

Ketchikan Cruise Ship Fishing Excursions

For those guests how hail from one of the cruise ship lines, the Alaska King Fishing Charter dock area is located nearby and within walking distance.

They offer a variety of packages that begin with their stop-over bookings, which offer four-hour Salmon fishing trips designed specifically to allow visitors to fish and get back on the boat. They also offer six-hour packages which are perfect for both the local visitor and those who arrive by cruise ship. If you are in port longer than a day, you have the option of booking a full day of Salmon and Halibut fishing from the charter. They do offer service to both those on cruise ships and those who are not.

Alaska King Fishing Charter runs two boats - a 26 footer and a 32 footer and can accommodate larger groups as needed.

The Fishing

The waters of the Inside Passage are a perfect habitat for Salmon, especially King Salmon. Where you find large numbers of Salmon you often find big Barn Door Halibut as well as the Chickens - those Halibut under 100-pounds.

One of the reasons that Ketchikan is an iconic Salmon fishing destination is because of the Inside Passage. The smaller baitfish gather here in these tranquil waters and that brings the salmon in droves.

Overall, expect an experienced crew, good equipment, and plenty of opportunity to Battle King Salmon.


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Had the best never go with the rest! Ketchikan year over year best Charter Op!
5.0 Star Rating
Reviewed By on December 3, 2022
  • We have been fishing with both Captain William, and with other Captains he employs as he has more than one boat! William is a Class Act! Every Captain who works for his operation also doesn?t...
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One For the Books!
5.0 Star Rating
Reviewed By on November 5, 2022
  • My family and I came on a trip to Ketchikan, Alaska and wanted to experience true Alaskan fishing! We did not expect to catch any fish since it was ?off season? but to our surprise, we actually...
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Limited our
5.0 Star Rating
Reviewed By on August 11, 2022
  • We limited our I wasn?t expecting this amazing fishing and ppl . We were blessed with amazing weather
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