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The Local Guy Charters & Sightseeing

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About The Local Guy Charters & Sightseeing
Private Tracy Arm Fjord, Whale Watching, Sightseeing and Salmon Fishing Charters. Alaskan Native owned and operated family business. We specialize in private Tours, we feel this is the best way for you,your family, and guests to truly see and enjoy what Juneau has to offer. Maximum of 6 passengers per trip! We will not and do not add others to your trip! Offered tour/Charter trips: Salmon - Halibut - or Combo Salmon/Halibut Fishing Charters - 4hr,6hr & 8hr trips - Starting at $725.00.00 Whale Watching - 2.5hr or 4hr tours - Starting at $500.00 Tracy Arm Fjord - full day tour - $2,100. Enjoy Alaska the right way! the only way!! the LOCAL WAY!!! Hope to hear from you.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the most fabulous day with Capitan Adam and are so happy we found Local Guy charters! He was very flexible and accommodating getting us in last minute and switching times as well. The boat is very comfortable and warm on the inside with...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Professional charter. A great day of whale watching. We captured some beautiful whale and other wildlife photography.

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Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed October 6, 2019

I paid for six people (full boat) and found out on the boat only four lines are in the water. Not sure I would have paid for six if I had known that up front. If we had caught a bunch of fish I wouldn't...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
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886adamu, Owner at The Local Guy Charters & Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to do this review. So to answer you on the email response, I did answer your initial email. I will apologize for not following up as it was during the peek of our season. However I have taken the...More

Reviewed September 30, 2019

I booked a charter for 4 people. I booked a charter thinking to go out with the owner Adam, but his daughter and son show up to take us out fishing. The start of the morning was a little rough with them being late and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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886adamu, Owner at The Local Guy Charters & Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2019

Sorry that I was not the one who took you out. However, Samanta is a very capable Captain and from the sounds of things did a good job for you. The only thing I can think on the delay was she felt the need to...More

Reviewed September 23, 2019

My wife and I chartered a whale watching tour with Adam “The Local Guy”. It was an excellent choice. Adam is a great captain and provides a one on one experience for our tour. I would highly recommend him and his company for any of...More

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Date of experience: September 2019
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886adamu, Owner at The Local Guy Charters & Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to do a review. As the season has for the most part ended I want to make sure I take the time and respond back to you. As you know we do not have control over what amazing things...More

Reviewed September 21, 2019

Our party of 6 independently booked a fishing charter with Adam during our cruise stop in Juneau. Adam and his first mate daughter Samantha showed us a great time. We caught 5 silver salmon during our 4 hour charter. We also saw breeching humpback whales...More

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Date of experience: September 2019
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886adamu, Owner at The Local Guy Charters & Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2019

It was such a pleasure getting to meet and know you all. Nothing better than have the fortune to catch Salmon and witness Humpbacks breech is truly a treat for all of us. I know seeing the Sea Otters was another treat we do not...More

Reviewed September 17, 2019

Captain Adam and his daughter were awesome. I had arranged the tour a few weeks ahead with a confirmed Mini Van rental for the day. As we were docking on the cruise ship, we discovered that our car rental did not have one for us....More

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Date of experience: August 2019
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886adamu, Owner at The Local Guy Charters & Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience you had with us! Transportation here can be a pain, we are so happy that we got you out to see whales and Samanta was able to save the day:) Thank you, Captain Adam

Reviewed September 12, 2019

Fabulous time behind a pole! Adam is awesome at what he does! I can't wait to visit again and will plan my next trip around fishing with The Local Guy Charters and Sightseeing.

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Date of experience: September 2019
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886adamu, Owner at The Local Guy Charters & Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2019

Looking forward to when you make it back up this way! nothing makes a Captain happier than hearing a fabulous time was had behind a pole. Thanks for choosing to go out with us. Captain Adam

Reviewed September 11, 2019

We had a great day with Adam and his daughter, the newly minted Captain Sam. He got us to where the halibut were hungry, and we caught a few salmon, too. Caught a bunch of small Kings that we couldn't keep, but also a Sockeye,...More

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Date of experience: September 2019
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886adamu, Owner at The Local Guy Charters & Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2019

So happy that the time you had out on the water with us was great. Always a great day when the fish are biting. Sorry about the fish in the box, they where left for another captain to grab and as it turned out they...More

Reviewed September 9, 2019

This was the most amazing fishing day!!!!! We were on Royal Caribbean Ovation of the seas ship and booked directly with. The local guy!! In Juneau. Alaska. It was a perfect day. Much better than the trips booked with the ship!!!!! You will not be...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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886adamu, Owner at The Local Guy Charters & Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2019

Thank you for booking directly with us. We do our best to make sure each trip is designed for you. As far as 10 Salmon!!! good day on the water:) to bad the others that got hooked didn't make it....oh well that's fishing. Once again...More

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2.5 hour, 4 hour whale watching tours. All tours are private and exclusive to you and your group. The diffrence between the trips other than the length is the distance we will travel to see different pods of whales and... More
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