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First City Charters

287 Cranberry Court, Ketchikan, AK 99901
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Ranked #58 of 80 Activities in Ketchikan
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Orange, CT
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We booked a last minute salmon fishing trip with Jim Moody at First City when our cruise ship was stuck in Ketchikan. He was delightful, helped some really inexperienced tourists catch a dozen salmon in a couple of hours, and even convinced a bald eagle to swoop down and pickup a fish not far from the boat--great pictures! Would highly... More

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Orange County, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

We just spent our third long weekend fishing with with Jim at First City. Each time, we have made our limit in halibut, salmon or both. Jim is organized, friendly, patient and has an uncanny ability to find fish. On our first trip, we actually caught enough fish to, at prices charged by our local seafood store, more than pay... More

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Atascadero, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

I've been going to visit Jim and his family with First City Charter for four years now. I would not even consider going anywhere else. Jim, is an incredible guide that treats you like family, not just another client. He knows the waters in Ketchikan like no other. It is his backyard and its pretty typical to return to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

hey Jim i just want to say thanks again. iI havent caught a king salmon in ten years. nice fish nice day . lets do it again

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