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Ketchikan Salmon Fishing - Captain Jim Parrott

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Salmon and Halibut charters in Ketchikan Alaska
Thomas Basin Float 3, Ketchikan, AK 99901
+1 907-617-8031
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Make no mistake about it...Jim Parrott is the difference maker. All the other reviews say the same thing. The guy is a fine fisherman...and even a better person! Ed and Sherri S.

Thank edsandell1
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Just got back home from 3 days of fishing with Capt. Jim Parrott. There were 4 of us and we all had a great time. He's very informative and explains the how-to's very well. He took the time to point out humpback whales, dall porpoises...More

Thank J_CANADA_from_KC
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We chartered with Captain Jim and we weren't disappointed. It was like fishing with a good friend.....easy and relaxed and we all had a great time......we ended up catching 15 salmon in a little over 3 hours......I highly recommend his services

2  Thank MattK2777
Reviewed December 5, 2017

We (family of 4 adults, 3 inexperienced) had the best time ever fishing with Captain Jim! He met us as we exited the Norwegian Pearl and had everything planned to detail. He was easy to find, fun to be with and an expert fisherman. We...More

Thank joybrunson
Reviewed October 25, 2017

We spent 2 wonderful days of fishing with Captain Jim in August 2017. He went above and beyond it making sure we had a great time, and we did. Our family of 5 each caught our limit of salmon and rock fish both days and...More

Thank iscaroline
Reviewed October 24, 2017

We went out with Jim on a four hour excursion while we were on a cruise in September. He met us right at the port and took us out. The weather was beautiful. There was plenty of room for all five of us. Jim was...More

Thank bwoniki
Reviewed October 17, 2017

What can I say other than Jim Parrott is the best skipper and guide in the area...my wife and I were here July 31-August 6th, the weather was perfect that week and we enjoyed clear skies, calm water, and temps in the high 70's to...More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

Took a guys trip to Ketchikan for week and had an amazing time. Captain Jim was fantastic. Had six grown men on his vessel for three days. We had originally planned for just one full day and one 8 hour day. We enjoyed ourselves so...More

1  Thank Steve H
Reviewed October 12, 2017

The day started out windy and rainy...the perfect fishing weather. The day of our scheduled trip, Jim called @ 5:20am and said he was not sure what the waves were like far out but we could try and always turn back if needed. He assured...More

2  Thank KimT123413
Reviewed August 30, 2017

The Road King booked this for my birthday. He's an experienced fisherman, I am a novice. We caught 10 silvers, 2 pinks and 2 kings! Jim was waiting for us on the dock first thing in the morning! He gave us great instructions. Parrot is...More

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Marcia R
August 28, 2018|
Response from James P | Property representative |
Marcia- Salmon fishing is usually very good at this time of year, unfortunately i am already booked up on the 3rd. Thanks Jim
Adrianne E
January 23, 2018|
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Response from Cruisegal2533 | Reviewed this property |
You should contact the Captain with these questions. But I can say that you'll have a great time! Most memorable part of our cruise.
May 26, 2017|
Response from James P | Property representative |
Sorry we are all booked up on June 20th. Thanks Jim