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3615 Denali Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-5438
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We were treated so professionally by Captain Larry. We had a great time and the fishing was so dang fun. Larry worked so hard and you could tell he knew what he was doing and did everything he could to make our trip successful. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

We always use Larry when we fish In Ketchikan. He meets us at the gangway, and drops us back right on time. He is professional and does everything he can to catch those fish! This trip the fishing was slow but we still saw whales...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nimy55
Reviewed September 7, 2018

What a great day,wasn't quite sure what to expect so when we arrived Larry was there waiting ready to go. We had lines in the water 30 minutes after arriving at the dock. Plenty of action for the 4 hours we were on the water....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jbrianzook
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I’ve searched many websites hard to find fishing tours or chargers that will except solo travelers a few websites allow for two but very few. Fishing two days with Captain Larry and had the best time ever. So to all my single friends out there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Michelle A
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Took the whole family fishing with Captain Pat. Pat was great with our 5 and 7 year old kids and we all had a blast. Pat found the fish and everyone caught salmon. King, Coho and Pink. Plus whale, seal and eagle viewing to boot....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Eric B
Reviewed July 3, 2018

We had a great time with Captain Larry. We were able to get off our cruise and walk to the boat within just minutes. I have never seen such a convenient meeting location for a fishing charter! We were able to meet with Larry, get...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jenna F
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to Alaska 10+ times and went fishing on many of those trips. Larry was the best. He was so committed to us catching King Salmon; way beyond any experience I’ve had in the past including Homer, Talkeetna and Juneau. Thank you Larry!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DocBFine
Reviewed June 26, 2018

4 out of 5 people caught good sized king salmon on our boat on a day where it looked like other boats were struggling to get 1 or 2 fish. Larry knew what he was doing and worked hard. He will help as much or...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Monica M
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Larry worked hard to see that everyone in our group caught a salmon. If we weren’t catching anything he took us to another place. Having a bathroom on boat was a huge convenience. We saw lots of wildlife too. Weather was wonderful and it will...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Sharon M
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

We booked our fishing charter with Captian Larry and Captian Joey took us out. She was great! She was waiting when we got off the ship and got us to the boat. There was a problem with the billage pump. She had to get it...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from Tony A | Reviewed this property |
We live just outside of Montreal. While the fish made it easily to Montreal there was a mix up in the postal code and the delivery service could not get it to our door directly. They did however promptly call us and we were... More