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Crackerjack Sportfishing Charters

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1504B 4th Ave., Seward, AK 99664
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Got our limit, not for sensitive travellers

The boat was fine, the deck hand was nice, the fishing was decent, but the captain was a bit cranky... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
kalel96000
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Kyle, Texas
Wonderful first-time charter fishing experience for our family

I booked a half-day private charter with Crackerjack for my family (two grandparents, wife and I, a... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Thelonious2
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New York, New York
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We offer quality half day, full day and multi day fishing excursions in the waters of Western Prince William Sound and the Kenai Fjords National Park and beyond. With 17 years of experience and top of the line equipment, we stack the deck in your favor for a great day of sportfishing in Seward Alaska.
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  • Terrible1%
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“captain andy” (9 reviews)
“catch fish” (10 reviews)
“halibut” (52 reviews)
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1504B 4th Ave., Seward, AK 99664
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

The boat was fine, the deck hand was nice, the fishing was decent, but the captain was a bit cranky for our fun loving crew. He takes his job seriously, for sure, but he is a bit hot headed. If you want a "salty" sea...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

I booked a half-day private charter with Crackerjack for my family (two grandparents, wife and I, a 6-year-old boy and a baby), figuring that a private charter was best given our inexperience and family limitations. It was late in August, the tail end of the...More

2  Thank Thelonious2
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Our family booked a combo halibut/salmon trip with Crackerjack on one of their "six-pack" boats during the Silver Salmon derby. This decision was based on two previous trips with Crackerjack and Captain Jeff-both very positive experiences. Overall, we had a good day and everyone caught...More

3  Thank John_Tingue
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oceanpro907, Owner at Crackerjack Sportfishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018

Hi John, Thanks for your review and I am glad you had a successful day of fishing. I have known Captain Matt for over ten years, fished with him myself a number of times and have never heard a word about him being anything less...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Captain T and Deckhand Bryce delivered when we had family visitors up from L48 and wanted our own boat and captain for a day. Not knowing how the fam would react on the high seas, we asked T to show us her favorite fishing holes...More

2  Thank oildan20
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

And that is how the whole day went! Our captain was named Jeff and he did an awesome job! Caught our limits on salmon and halibut. Even got some rock fish and 1 lingcod on the boat! Seward is a quaint town, very picturesque.

1  Thank DebbieVerde
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We did get our limits of both and the fishing at times was fast a furious. The captain was great and very helpful. The deck had was running around like a crazy person. My only problem was that they were one deck hand short. I...More

1  Thank rsk538
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oceanpro907, Owner at Crackerjack Sportfishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018

Hi and thanks for the review. Glad fishing was good. You will find another similar review on here from a few years ago. The crew on our boats are subject to random drug testing. When a crew gets called they have to show up the...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

We had a 6-person 1/2 trip for salmon. It was a long ride out to the edge of the bay, and when we started, we didn't see too many boats pulling them in. But our captain (Matt) set up a drift that we ended up...More

1  Thank Blue7777
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

What a fantastic trip, made possible by the amazing Captain and crew of the Crackerjack Voyager. These guys love what they do and make sure you get the most out of every moment fishing. In the three days we spent with the Voyager, our group...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

This was my third fishing trip, in as many summers, with Crackerjack fishing charters. Captain Nik and his crew provided the best experience I have had to date. Professional, courteous and competent for three consecutive days of outstanding fishing, I recommend them wholeheartedly and without...More

Thank Bill B
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Before moving to Hawaii a few years back, I lived in Alaska for 18 years. Probably been going out at least once annually with Andy and Nick via Crackerjack for at least the past 16 years or so. This year I booked a half-day halibut...More

3  Thank Christopher S
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grape_43
25 November 2017|
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Response from rsk538 | Reviewed this property |
Probably risky if you want to have you fish filleted and then processed.
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Danielle B
16 November 2017|
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Response from rsk538 | Reviewed this property |
Agreed. The processor does an excellent job and is reasonable for the work they do.
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steven h
27 July 2016|
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Response from BannerJA | Reviewed this property |
Sure - go for it! We had a great time. Our Captain was Jeff Seward and he knows how to catch halibut!!!!
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