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Bering Sea Crab Fishermen's Tour

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This tour is also known as "Deadliest Catch Crab Fishermen's Tour". You can come aboard the "Aleutian Ballad" crabbing vessel as seen on season 2 of the Discovery Channel's "Deadliest Catch". Depart Ketchikan Alaska for a 3 hour trip to catch king...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Berth #3 Tender Float, Ketchikan, AK 99901
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+1 888-239-3816
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Reviewed yesterday

Loved this tour, it gave us an informative insight into the life of a crab boat.An added bonus was the feeding of the bald eagles, that was amazing.The staff are very friendly and I highly recommend this tour if you love watching the show.

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Reviewed yesterday

We had never watched The Deadliest Catch and quite honestly this did not seem like an excursion I would enjoy, but was I ever wrong. At the suggestion of several women (!) in my community I convinced my husband and the other couple (from North...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 2 days ago

we live in Ketchikan and when we have company this is our go to excursion. They Never disappoint. We have been probably 4-5 times ourselves. They are so informative and have had so much experience in the fishing industry. They let you touch most of...More

Thank akgirl806
Reviewed 2 days ago

By far this was the best excursion that I have ever been on through Disney. The crew was exceptional, the owners wife really made me feel at home through her kindness. Getting a chance to see upfront and close about the crab fishing industry was...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I are fans of "Deadliest Catch" TV show so knew a little bit about the crab fishing industry. Our nephews were with us and knew nothing about it, but ALL four of us liked this tour the absolute best of any we...More

Thank suecarr1111
Reviewed 4 days ago

Deadliest Catch is one of my favorite shows. This was a treat! I would like a catalogue for more souvenirs

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Thank brendakimble1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very knowledgeable crew. Exciting from start to finish. Can’t wait to visit Ketchikan, and do it again.

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Thank Robert M
Reviewed 4 days ago

The crew was attentive and engaging throughout the whole experience.The captain was always on the lookout for unusual activities happening around us and took the time to point out whale activities around our ship.We saw bubble feeding near the ship while they were showing us...More

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Thank tomelynne
Reviewed 4 days ago

My family had an amazing time on the tour. The stories, aquatic life and bald eagles were extraordinary! The staff was kind and knowledgeable. The memories will last a lifetime.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My sister & I went on an Alaskan Cruise with 28+ friends of mine and we were lucky enough to do this excursion. We learned so many new things, saw 50 eagles swooping down for the cut up herring, held prawns, ginormous crabs, saw an...More

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PennAndUCLAGrad
June 16, 2018|
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Response from Shauna L | Property representative |
No coupons - but purchasing through the tour rather than the ship is less expensive in most cases.
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Staci S
January 17, 2018|
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Response from Judie447 | Reviewed this property |
They do not kill any fish on this trip. They do pull the pots but everything is thrown back in the water. They do have fish cut up to feed the eagles. But it’s cut up already and you don’t see it.
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Staci S
January 16, 2018|
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Response from TomD29 | Reviewed this property |
This really should not be an issue. The entire time is spend on the inside passage not in the open sea.
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