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Salty Sea Charters

Address: PO Box 23277, Ketchikan, AK 99901
Phone Number: 907-247-2918
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Ranked #11 of 80 Activities in Ketchikan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Boat Tours, Adventure
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Owner description: Join captain Josh with Salty Sea Charters for the Alaskan fishing trip of a lifetime. Located in beautiful Southeast Alaska, experience world class salmon and halibut fishing. Get ready for a fishing adventure you won't soon forget!

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Clinton, Iowa, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

My inlaws and I went up to ALASKA on a inland cruise on NORWIEGAN CRUISE LINES. IN 2011 Josh met us at the pier and out we went! he had all the fishing permits in order and we caught our limit on salmon and shipped it home IF YOUR IN KETCHICAN BY ALL MEANS CALL JOSH AND HIS TEAM! THANKS... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

Amazing day on the water. Captain Josh is a true professional. The boat was in pristine condition, the equipment was well taken care off and there was an ample supply of fresh baked cookies. We caught our limit of halibut and even managed to get a Ling Cod. All our halibut was dropped off at the processor, filleted, frozen, and... More

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Naples, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Salty Sea had great reviews on Trip Advisor and were one of three different charter companies we emailed last December. They were the only charter company to get back to us within a day or two - one of the other three got back within a month; the other didn't get back to us until a couple of days before... More

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Bermuda Dunes, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We had a great time fishing with Capt. Josh. He met us at the dock just as we disembarked the cruise ship. He took care of EVERYTHING, from fishing license to snacks, to setting-up the fishing gear. We stayed on the water for the full four hours. The weather was cold and wet, and the water was choppy, but that... More

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Bakersfield, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I just wanted to say what a great time we had fishing with Captain Josh of the Salty Sea charters in Ketchican...just as he had promised, he met at the dock as we disembarked our cruise ship 0n the 16th of September....Josh takes care of everything, from the fishing license to snacks to setting up your fishing gear....unfortunately for us... More

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Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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64 reviews 64 reviews
28 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

When in Ketchikan you simply must do salmon fishing as it is the salmon capital of the world! This was a fun charter and although we only had a few hours as we were docked here a short time, all three of us caught salmon (with my wife being the champion)

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Blanchard, Oklahoma
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Josh could not have been a better captain. Went fishing on 8-24-14. He put us on fish immediately and stayed on them for the full four hours. Boated 18 total and released maybe 8 more. Ivy's (Josh's Wife) homemade cookies were great . It was an experience of a lifetime. Eagles even tried to steal a Rockfish right off the... More

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North Pole
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

If you're searching for a first class experience, book with Salty Sea Charters. Ivy and Josh are customer oriented and work hard to provide you the best experience. We just did a salmon halibut charter on August 30. Between my son, son-in-law and myself we landed 15 silvers, 2 halibut and 9 cod. Josh did everything in his power to... More

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Arnold, Maryland
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We had a salmon fishing trip with Salty Sea Charters on August 10th during our Solstice Cruise. Except for the weather it couldn't have gone any better. We could see Josh and his boat from our balconies and once we confirmed it was him initiated a wave and called his name. It was nice to get an aerial shot of... More

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Cupertino CA
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Josh was awesome. He really worked hard to put us on fish. We went out on Aug 4. Final tally: 1 king, 12 silvers, 9 pinks, and a rock cod. The day started with Josh at the bottom of the boat ramp and we were off within minutes since he parked his boat nearby. First spot, about 30 minutes away,... More

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