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Tongass Troll, Tours & Taxi offers salmon trolling, nature and wildlife tours, and water taxi services. Amidst one of our last great national forests, the Tongass, we troll for salmon on Sitka Sound's pristine waters, watch a vast array of wildlife...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Sitka, AK
+1 907-738-2458
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

Capt. Xander made the highlight of my visit to Sitka possible! He took me out to Kruzof Island and back for the all-day hike (14ish miles roundtrip) up to the top of Mt. Edgecumbe on a charter for me. Prior to the trip, he made...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

Prompt and courteous drop off and pick up -fun ride on a great boat! Thanks, Alexander, we will definitely use you again!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

We spent an entire day exploring the WWII bunkers at the Causeway and soaking in both the natural hot spring and the man-made tub at Goddard. The Tongass Troll is a great vessel and landing at the rock beaches was made easier by the ramp/ladder....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Tongass Troll Hooked us up with a great boat ride out to the Hot Springs. It was wonderful being out there. We enjoyed soaking in the warm waters. All the while taking in the beauty of this incredible area. Plus on our ride back in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maryann L
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Alexander is like an encyclopedia of Alaskan aquatic knowledge. The first thing he did was go over the boat rules with my two girls. As someone who was born and raised in Sitka, I know how important safety is in the unforgiving Southeastern waters.We saw...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ty B
Reviewed June 22, 2018

My husband and I booked a trip with Capt. Xander to Goddard Springs during our vacation in Sitka. He was so knowledgeable and friendly and gave us a mini tour/history lesson of Sitka on the way there. We saw a lot of wildlife, including a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Xander was awesome, we were fortunate to find him last minute and he had availability to take us out to Goddard Island. There was 5 of us and had plenty of room on his 24' boat. We were fortunate to have smooth waters. His boat...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Ive spent most of my life in southeast Alaska, and never had much access to the Islands surrounding Sitka, so it's nice to have somebody in town like Xander and the Tongass Troll who can get you wherever you need to go. His services are...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Riley W
Reviewed March 19, 2018

I booked an excursion with Tongass, Troll, Tours and Taxi, letting Zander know I had three elderly people coming along, and that we wanted to see some wildlife and get a little history of the area. He met us at the dock and from then...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank BrianH1235
Reviewed August 4, 2017

We hired Xander to help us with our documentary filming in Sitka and around Sitka Sound and he was not only resourceful, helpful and extremely efficient but incredibly kind, funny and a great guy to spend a few days with! I would recommend him to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Christina C
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