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Baranof Fishing Excursions

#6 of 94 Tours in Ketchikan Features Animals
#3 Salmon Landing, Ketchikan, AK 99901
+1 907-225-4055
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Second Time With Baranoff

We came on a cruise and had beautiful seas and weather last week in Ketchikan. We were on a charter... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Miami, Florida
via mobile
Fishing with Matt Carlson

Just back from Alaska, had an amazing time Hunting for Halibut. On a boat alone with just the 5 in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Grand Haven, Michigan
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Baranof Fishing Excursions offers a variety of Alaska fishing adventures out of the world-renowned fishing port of Ketchikan, Alaska. Whether you are a family looking to take your kids on their first fishing excursion, or an experienced angler looking to spend the day fighting our world-renowned salmon, we would be honored to introduce you to fishing in Alaska!
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#3 Salmon Landing, Ketchikan, AK 99901
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came on a cruise and had beautiful seas and weather last week in Ketchikan. We were on a charter to catch halibut and salmon We tried all morning for halibut and our group caught two small ones and released and kept getting caught up...More

Thank bapmiami
Reviewed yesterday

Just back from Alaska, had an amazing time Hunting for Halibut. On a boat alone with just the 5 in our family with Matt for the day. A family of 5 Mom and Dad, 3 sons 22, 19, and 16, We all caught fish and...More

Thank 3boy2dog
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband, daughter, family friend and I went on an Alaskan cruise. The skiff boat fishing trip we took in Ketchikan was the highlight of our trip. Our guide,Captain Jack was wonderful. If we ever go back we will definitely ask for him. The fishing...More

Thank BeverlyFlock
Reviewed yesterday

We chose to book the private boat because there were 4 of us and a 1st time trip for one couple. Chris was our guide and he is the best. I personally had a trip with him in 2016 & had such a great time...More

Thank Mona C
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the most disappointing fishing charter I've ever experienced. With so many great reviews, I thought it would be at least a better-than-average experience. But no. I was put on a boat with a family of three with a 10-year-old girl. We met on...More

Thank PurpleRabbit21
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were in Ketchikan for the week and went out on a moderately stormy/chopping day. We were supposed to go on the boat at 7 but they ran into an issue. since we were staying on the island they asked for us to go at...More

Thank Eve B
Reviewed 3 days ago

3 on the boat but we're only allowed 2 people to fish at a time. The owner made a lot of nice talk about making the poor experience right but it was just talk. The captains on the boats seemed to want to hurry through...More

Thank 3dxp
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were on a cruise and booked our trip direct with Baranof. They were great and met us right when we got off the boat. We caught several fish with the guidance from our amazing guide. When we got to the island to eat it...More

Thank Dkt535s
Reviewed 6 days ago

Trent made this a special Father's Day with my dad and two sons. He asked us what we wanted to fish for and was able to get us onto some great fish. We found Halibut and rockfish using different techniques. Trent was great with my...More

Thank jebst89
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had such a great time last summer with Baranof Fishing Excursions I just had to go back again. This time I was able to squeeze in 2 days of fishing. It was very last minute and as always Baranof was so accomodating in fitting...More

Thank y0rty0b
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Joseph G
What are the cost associated with after catching for instance a Halibut- do you charge per Lb of the fish to process it?
September 24, 2016|
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Response from Lauren034 | Reviewed this property |
We shipped 2 Halibut and 2 Rock Fish back to Denver. I believe our cost to fillet, freeze, and ship was around $8 - 10 per lb. We LOVE our fresh fish (so delicious!), and felt it was well worth the cost. There is a... More
Jr J
How far out do you have to go out for halibut? Is it rough seas? Thanks.
August 16, 2016|
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Response from Baranof_FishHouse | Property representative |
Hello! Our guides run on average 45 minutes out to reach ideal fishing grounds. However, you are still fishing in the inside waters of Ketchikan, where average seas are 2-3 feet. Baranof guides will occasionally run... More