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Salmon and Halibut Fishing in Ketchikan Alaska provided by Alaska King Fishing Charter

Salmon and Halibut Fishing in Ketchikan Alaska

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Alaska is often called the ‘salmon capital of the world’ and the deep waters around Ketchikan are among the best spots to catch both salmon and halibut. On this tour, set sail on-board a private charter boat and maximize your chances with the help of an experienced local fisherman. Spend up to six hours at sea (depending on option selected) and have chance to catch halibut weighing up to 60lbs (27kg) and four different types of salmon.
  • You'll start at
    Salmon Landing Market
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • Pass by
    Alaska King Fishing Charter
  • You'll end at
    Salmon Landing Market
    5 Salmon Landing STE 208, Ketchikan, AK 99901, USA
    See address & details
  • Magnificent views of Ketchikan from the water
  • Try your luck fishing for Alaskan salmon or Pacific halibut
  • Fishing instruction and tips from an experienced fisherman
  • Private charter boat with space for up to six people
Important Information
Departure Point
Salmon Landing Market, 5 Salmon Landing STE 208, Ketchikan, AK 99901, USA
4–6 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • All fishing Tacklers/Rods and Wheels, all necessary fishing gears and baits.
  • Soft Drinks
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Local Business taxes, Fishing Licenses and Tag.
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriate
  • Meals not included
  • A minimum of 3 people (with at least 2 Adults) per booking is required
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Gregory E wrote a review Sep 2020
2 contributions
Just got back from two days fishing with William. What a great time and classy guy, serious about safety and catching fish. Thanks William. We will be back
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Date of experience: August 2020
Wapsipinicon wrote a review Aug 2020
Des Moines, Iowa7 contributions2 helpful votes
William and Alaska King Charter are the best in Ketchikan. Excellent equipment. On a seven day trip we used three different charter services. Two highly ranked Trip Advisor Charters were ok. Nice and we caught some fish. William is on a different level. He took us further
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Date of experience: August 2020
Dorene C wrote a review Aug 2020
Lake Kiowa, Texas54 contributions4 helpful votes
We have now fished several times with Captain William, owner of Alaskan King Charters and have caught great fish each time! Halibut and king, coho and pink salmon are now in our freezer to keep us well fed until we can get back to Ketchikan and go out with him again! He
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Date of experience: August 2020
Eddie D wrote a review Aug 2020
Dallas, Texas32 contributions16 helpful votes
William is by far the best fishing guide i have ever used! My travel group usually tries to fish at least one day wherever we go and i cannot say enough good things about William and his Alaska King Charter! He is extremely knowledgeable and knows how to put you on the fish.
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Date of experience: July 2020
Jack Biffle wrote a review Aug 2020
1 contribution
If you have the chance to fish with Alaskan King Salmon owner and guide William, I highly recommend it. Whether it’s for a half day or whole day, whether you want to catch halibut or salmon he is the man for the job. He works hard to ensure everyone is having fun and catching
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Date of experience: July 2020
About the operator

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By: Alaska King Fishing Charter
Duong N
Salmon fishing Ketchikan
We loved our day with William. He picked us up right at the dock. No need to do cruise excursion when you can have
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Salmon Fishing
Capt William and his son took great care of us. We were only 20 minuets from our Cruise Ship and started catching f
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Great Charter
Great charter! Caught lots of fish with Captain William. He was extremely knowledgable and helpful. Nice clean bo
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Grant M
we loved William and although it was the end of the season we still caught so many halibut, rockfish, and even a fe
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Dee Z
Great Day fishing
We caught 3 Keeper Silver/COHO Salmon. 10 to 12 lbs and shipped them home. They picked us up and took us back to
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Awesome fishing trip
Captain William is awesome. Had an awesome time. Hit one spot and tried for 20 minutes nothing. He didn’t waste any
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chuck t
Booked a 4 hr salmon fishing charter with my brother and friend. Scenery was great with multiple eagles but no salm
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Two amazing days!!
This was my first time going to Alaska so I had no idea how to fish up there, but Captian Williams made it easy. Th
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michael m
A capitan who knows his lures...
Capitan William and his first mate (his son) provided an excellent fishing excursion. Capitan William is experienc
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Awesome day fishing with Alaskan King Charters.
Will was prompt and very informative during our charter with him. The best part of our Alaskan trip!! It was more
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Best fishing trip ever!!!❤
This was the most amazing fishing trip!! I went with my family and we had a blast!! I caught a shark which was my f
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Amazing family and fishing!
William and Sara are absolutely amazing. They are the most genuinely kind people you will ever meet. William and Sa
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Alaskan Salmon Fishing
William, was a great fishing guide. He was personable, charismatic, and knowledgable about the surrounding area. We
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Maria S
Fishing trip
What an awesome trip, we had a great time and the service was unbelievable. Captain Sara was excellent and delivere
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Peter N
Late season fishing trip of a lifetime!
Can't thank captain William enough for an excellent September trip. We just got back from our Alaskan Cruise and th
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4–6 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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