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49th Fathom Charters

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Juneau, AK, USA
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About 49th Fathom Charters
49th Fathom Charters offers premier sport fishing and whale watching tours in Juneau, Alaska. Whether you’re visiting or you call Juneau home, our goal is to create an exciting and memorable experience on the water for you and your family/friends. Featuring all female captains with a combined 35 years of experience, we bring a unique edge to the chartering community.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first fishing venture in AK was not disappointing. We booked the trip about 10 months out and were kept advised of the conditions and time changes as it neared. Capt Shelby is one hard working gal. She is the owner and captain and contrary...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Barbara2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time fishing for Coho Salmon! Everyone on the boat caught a fish. Captain Toni, who has 30 years experience and Megan the deck hand, made sure we had a fun time. What a great experience!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank sarahfJ7064WS
Reviewed July 30, 2019

I am so excited to share with you our fabulous experience fishing with Captain Shelby from 49th Fathom Charters. This wonderfully knowledgable Captain has it all together along with her deck hand Megan. We spent the better part of the day fishing for Halibut. As...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Dixonbooks
Reviewed July 29, 2019

It took about twenty or thirty minutes to get to the Halibut area. In maybe ten minutes we had four fish on. When my turn came, I managed to lose two fish before catching a beautiful 37 incher. Mine weighed about 25 lbs. Then we...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Dale C
Reviewed July 28, 2019

Captain Shelby and First Mate Megan are the apex of professional. My son and I booked a private 8 hour trip and a group 6 hour trip for two consecutive days. Right from the start, Captain Shelby welcomes you to her boat as a friend,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank CortoEVOO
Reviewed July 22, 2019

Captain Shelby and Megan were absolutely amazing! Even if we hadn't caught any fish, I would've had the best time. I'm not an experienced fisher by any means, but I caught 1 halibut and 1 salmon thanks to Captain Shelby and Megan's expertise. These two...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ftupper
Reviewed July 15, 2019

I had a great time with a group of ladies heading out on the waters of Juneau to catch some Halibut. They knew right where to take us to fish. It was harder than expected to catch a Halibut but we all caught one we...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank lindafZ4010HT
Reviewed July 10, 2019

This trip was the best day we had by far on our Alaska cruise!Capt Toni and Megan where great we caught huge Halibut and Rock fish and the whole crew is top notch!My son Quinn is ready to move there he was so impressed with...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank seahalibut
Reviewed July 10, 2019

I'm writing this review for my daughter, who went on a private Halibut fishing charter with her uncle on 6/28/19. This was her first time fishing on this level, and she said Shelby and Megan are THE BEST!! She said this was her favorite part...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jenjenrn1115
Reviewed July 8, 2019 via mobile

Captain Shelby and first mate Megan did an excellent job of finding great fishing spots. First we caught as much halibut as we wanted, the largest was over 40 in. long! And then they left it up to us what we wanted to do next,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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jimjX310WV
April 21, 2019|
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Hi Jim, Thank you for inquiring with 49th Fathom Charters about a fishing charter on August 6th. I currently do have availability for a 4hr. Fishing Charter and would love to take your family fishing. Unfortunately we... More
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Trek779562
June 16, 2018|
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Thank you for inquiring with 49th Fathom charters. The rates for salmon charters for the 2018 season are as follows: 4hr-$225/person, 6hr-$300/person, 8hr-$350/person. This excludes the 5% city sales tax and the cost of the... More
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