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Ketchikan Fish Charters

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Even though we come yearly. No where else to look. If you want fun and fish stop looking. From... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
Jackson, Mississippi
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Best Fishing Guide in Ketchikan!

We had a fabulous salmon fishing trip with Darren this past week. Darren would be perfect for all... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
Seattle, Washington
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Salmon, halibut, and rock fishing in the beautiful, protected waters of Ketchikan, Alaska on the Inside Passage. Special 2 person rates.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
407 Knudson Cove Rd, Slip #77, Ketchikan, AK 99901-8942
+1 530-277-6455
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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Even though we come yearly. No where else to look. If you want fun and fish stop looking. From Halibut to Salmon.

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Reviewed July 1, 2018

We had a fabulous salmon fishing trip with Darren this past week. Darren would be perfect for all levels of fishing knowledge and is a lovely person. He is happy to answer any questions about the gear and fishing area, he sets up the poles...More

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Reviewed June 20, 2018

If you are coming off a cruise ship in Ketchikan and want to fish while you're there, Captain Darren is your man. He picked us up at the dock right after the ship arrived, and we headed straight to the marina for a few hours...More

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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Hands down best guide around. No attitude. Knows where to go to catch fish. Good clean safe boats. Why go elsewhere.

Thank koenmarc
Reviewed August 17, 2017

My family and I were on a cruise and decided to do some salmon fishing at our stop in Ketchikan on July 30th, 2017. We contacted Darren with Ketchikan Fish Charters and he went out of his way to accommodate us, even picking up some...More

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed June 3, 2017

My family of four went out with Tate for a four hour salmon fishing trip on May 26. We were blessed with a gorgeous day, superlative scenery and lots of fun. Tate trolled the entire time, but unfortunately, we did not catch any fish. But...More

Thank wordsrme
Reviewed December 28, 2016

This was the fifth trip we have taken to Alaska and third fishing charter. This was our first trip with Darren and was by far my favorite experience/excursion from our cruise. Darren picked us up and was a pleasure to spend the day with. Darren...More

Thank equine0ne
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Three of us booked 5 all days with Darren the last week of August and had an excellent time. Darren went above and beyond to ensure we all had a great time. He is polite, respectful, and makes a fun day of fishing every day....More

Thank Orie T
Reviewed August 31, 2016

This review is late in sending but the memories are still with us today. In June, 2015, we booked a 1/2 day fishing excursion with Darren Nelson. It was our wedding anniversary and Darren went all out for us to get some Salmon. Not only...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed August 31, 2016

After reviewing various fishing charters affiliated with our cruise, I took to the internet to try and locate a charter which would take just two people. I found quite a few but they wanted to charge us for a "phantom" third person. Then I happened...More

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CapnD907, Owner at Ketchikan Fish Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2016

Thank you very much! It was a great trip even with the slow fishing. Again thank you. Darren

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Mark W
February 20, 2017|
Response from equine0ne | Reviewed this property |
That should be enough time for a 4 hour trip. You can purchase your fishing license prior to your trip which will save time as well. If you look on the Alaska fish and game website there may be information on the king... More
Laurel L
November 3, 2016|
Response from CapnD907 | Property representative |
Laurel, thank you for your inquiry. I do not start fishing until the first week of June. You might try Joe Bowen with go fish charters. Keep in mind that time of year can be slow. As it is the beginning of our king salmon... More