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Rum Runner Charters

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Avoid the crowds, Rum Runner Charters specializes in affordable, private, premiere family and small group charters for both Whale Watching and Sport Fishing in some of the most beautiful wilderness and wildlife areas in South East Alaska. Cruise...more
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Auke Bay, Juneau, AK 99821
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best trip of my life. It was amazing. Two days on the water with my dad and friends. First day we caught limits of salmon and halibut. Second day was absolutely beautiful out again. We caught so many salmon and experienced the most wonderful Whale...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Safari822834
Reviewed January 3, 2019

5 of us went out and had a blast with a Troy and his deckhand Luke. Caught a boat load of silvers, halibut and rockfish. Saw enough whales, glaciers, mountains, sea and fish to fill a drugstore with postcards. Highly recommend Rum Runner Charters!

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Justin H
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

My friends and I live in the Juneau area and were looking for a charter that wasn’t too gimmicky Like most of the tourist charters in town, that knew the area well I could get us a lot of fish, and accommodate myself with a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Clm1701
Reviewed December 16, 2018

Our family (4 adults, two kids) had a great whale watching tour with the Rum Runners. For 6 persons, it turned out that the tour is even cheaper than the big whale watching tours. You get your own boat with fun staff members and you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Christian B
Reviewed November 2, 2018

We have been on many cruises and have done many excursions and Rum Runners has been our favorite. We had 5 go out for salmon fishing. It was a little tight with that many fishing off the back of the boat but Luke managed it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Scenic38921578799
Reviewed October 18, 2018

We visited Alaska again this year, and used Captain Chris and Rum Runners for the second time. Captain Chris does not disappoint!!! We had an amazing experience, and Captain Chris and his crew are always professional, friendly and striving to make the trip different and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank G9893EDcaroln
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We did the 6 hour salmon fishing and photo safari with Rum runners. They did a great job at helping us catch salmon. Very friendly. Picked us up from our cruise ship and took great care of us in that sense. I have a couple...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Brittany B
CaptChrisAK, Owner at Rum Runner Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Hi Brittany, We’re glad you had a great experience and caught some nice salmon. We do try to see that all of our guests have fun and are well looked after. I am concerned that you felt your trip was shortened, your trip should have...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018

This was definitely the highlight of our holiday. There was only me and my husband on this trip which was the great thing about being able to charter the boat. Our ship docked early so we were able to be picked up early by Captain...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Tink353
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Our experience with Rum Runner Charters on our humpback whale watching charter could not have been better. Captain Chris and First Mate Daniel were professional and personable while providing our group of six with an amazing whale watching excursion. We saw in excess of 10...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Gary D
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Three generations of us planned a halibut trip during our cruise. While the weather did not cooperate Captain Chris was excellent in offering an alternate plan for us to have a great day of fishing. Everything from contact to transportation through the change in plans...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank LoufromWantagh
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June 24, 2018|
Response from CaptChrisAK | Property representative |
Hi There, Trip Advisor has blocked all direct links to companies unless you are using their booking company, then it just goes to that booking site and not the company. You have to manually enter the email and I am not... More
June 14, 2018|
Response from CaptChrisAK | Property representative |
Hi Misty, Thanks for contacting us. Unfortunately, we a booked up on July 3rd, If you contact me through our email I can try to help you find another great company that is available. (tripadvisor wont let post email address... More
June 3, 2018|
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Response from BeckyT1117 | Reviewed this property |
Rum Runner has a website with a reservation form. rumrunnercharters . net