Shore Excursion Specialists
Fishing Trip in Alaska
Experience the spectacular Alaskan waters and wildlife first hand as you fish for King (chinook) salmon, Coho (silver) salmon, and Sockeye (red) salmon depending on the time of year.
You will be met at your cruise ship's gangway and after a few short minutes you will be enjoying hot fresh ground coffee on a clean vessel that is ready to take you fishing.
Whether you are a beginner or an expert angler, Captan Alan, will customize the excursion to fit your skill level. Along the way, to his favorite fishing spots, watch for eagles, whales, and other wildlife.
With the quality fishing gear provided, you will be able to hone your skills that salmon to either catch and release or have your shipped smoked or frozen and then shipped home.
With BigDogCharters, everything is provided, including fishing gear, bait, and tackle, beverages and a light snack. Rain gear (coats and pants), if needed, is also on board.
What You Need To Do
Wear warm clothes in layers, our weather is in the sixty degree range and can be very moist, but be assured that we regularly have great weather.
You can bring your own rain gear, food and beverages (alcohol allowed, but not advised).
Alaska State law requires the purchase of a valid 1-day fishing license. Fishing Licenses and Salmon Stamps can either be purchased onboard the boat or ahead of time and brought with you, by going to the Alaska Department of Fish & Game.
If you have any questions give BigDogCharters a call or text us at 425-478-3681 or email today for more information.
BigDogCharters can work with the schedules from passengers for all cruise ships arriving in Ketchikan including Holland America, Celebrity Cruises, Princess Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Cruise West, Carnival Cruise Lines and Royal Caribbean.