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Ketchikan Charter Boats, Inc.

P.O. Box 9076, Ketchikan, AK 99901
907-225-7291
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Ranked #56 of 76 Activities in Ketchikan
Type: Tours
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San Diego, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I have fished with Captain Ray Kolean on the Integrity for the last 10 years. He is professional, reliable, friendly and an exceptionally good fishing guide. He has been doing this for over 20 years and knows how to maximize a day on the water. He works with a network of other "Skippers" and if the fish aren't biting at... More

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La Canada Flintridge, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Thanks Captain Dan for a great fishing experience! Dan Leathers was very helpful and patient with us. There were 6 of us on the boat and we each caught our quota. We just received our 24 pounds of salmon in the mail and can't wait to try it! Thanks for a great fishing day!

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Portland, Oregon
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40 reviews 40 reviews
10 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

We went fishing with Capt Nick for our grandson's 11th birthday. The weather had been rainy for the past 4 days solid. We got a brief reprieve for most of our trip. We each ended up each catching 2 salmon; and, although the fishing wasn't as great as they had previous days, we had a tremendous time. In addition to... More

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Nova Scotia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I understand there are two Cap'n Dans. We had Danny H and had a great time. He was cheerful, positive and very helpful in explaining the use of the attractors, depths being fished and the types of salmon we caught and how to tell the difference. Towards the end of the charter he asked if we would like to fish... More

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Mid Coast Maine, Maine
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The company itself seems very professional and heard great things about Capt Tony. Unfortunately, our group had Dan. He was very rude, not helpful and yelled at a few of us for not doing things correctly. However, he never explained what to do, never introduced himself and spend over an hour circling the same spot, while catching nothing because he... More

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Lake Placid, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Part of a great trip is the guide who is with you. Our guide Danny was very short on the information when asked a question, mostly answered with one or two words. Someone in his business should be more affable and good natured. The worst was on the ride back in he asked if we were keeping the one fish... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

My family just returned from a trip to Alaska. The hours we spent salmon fishing with Captain Nick was the best part of our trip. Nick made our two kids (age 6 and 9) feel right at home from the start by allowing them to "drive" the boat. He quickly stopped and fed a couple of bald eagles. Nick was... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We booked with Ketchikan Charter in July 2013. It was a terrible mistake. We decided to book our own excursion instead of going through the Cruise Line and what a mistake. Our ship was about 1/2 hour late letting us off and by that time the captain was mad and the other two passengers had to wait also, but understood... More

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Canton, Georgia, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

My wife and I boarded the Island Princess in Vancouver, B.C. on Sept.2 and sailed north to Alaska. First up on our cruisetour was Ketchikan, where our excursion around the bay was enhanced aboard Capt.Rob Holston's tour boat. Capt. Rob was very informative pointing out eagles and whales. The crew was very helpful as well as they answered all our... More

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Barrie, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We met captain nick in Ketchican on august 25 from our cruise on radiance of the seas . From beginning it was perfect. we were A FAMILY OF 6 INCLUDING AN 8 YEAR OLD AND A 12 YEAR OLD.we booked this excursion ourselves through trip advisor, not through Royal Caribbean ( strongly advise doing so ) we had a perfect... More

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