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Address: Ketchikan, AK 99901
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Join captain Josh with Salty Sea Charters for the Alaskan fishing trip of a...

Join captain Josh with Salty Sea Charters for the Alaskan fishing trip of a lifetime. Located in beautiful Southeast Alaska, experience world class salmon and halibut fishing. Get ready for a fishing adventure you won't forget!

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Awesome Fishing with Josh/SaltySea - Independent charter from Cruise Ship

Booked the charter about 60-days prior to arrival on a cruise ship for 3 people including my elderly mother (which Josh took good care of). The cruise ship was late on its... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2016
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Dallas
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

Booked the charter about 60-days prior to arrival on a cruise ship for 3 people including my elderly mother (which Josh took good care of). The cruise ship was late on its arrival but Josh was there on the dock with a sign waiting on us as we disembarked (around 10am). His new boat was docked a short (100 yards+/-)... More 

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saltyseacharters, Owner at Salty Sea Charters, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, it was an exciting day out on the water! Glad you had the chance to check out Ketchikan. More 

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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We were planning activities for our cruise stop in Ketchikan and wanted to do some salmon fishing. After finding Salty Sea Charters on Tripadvisor I called and spoke with Captain Josh and set up the half day charter for 4 of us on our Friday, June 3 stop at the port. I'd only done one other fishing charter and Josh... More 

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saltyseacharters, Owner at Salty Sea Charters, responded to this review

So glad we were able to capitalize on that weather window, it did make for a memorable salmon fishing charter. Thank you for the review! More 

Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We were on a family reunion cruise and our last stop was in Ketchikan. We all wanted to do some salmon fishing. Since I was "THE TOUR DIRECTOR" I looked on line and found Salty Sea Charters. It was a wonderful FIND...I contacted the owner and told him what I was looking for and that there would be 6 adults.... More 

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saltyseacharters, Owner at Salty Sea Charters, responded to this review

Thank you and we really appreciate that you took the time to post this review on TripAdvisor. More 

Dana Point, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 June 2016

My wife and I have booked many fishing charters from Alaska to Cabo and everywhere in between. We initially booked the trip for just the two of us (because there is nothing worse then paying a bunch of money to spend the day on a crowded boat) but ended up inviting another couple along. From the cruise ship my wife... More 

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saltyseacharters, Owner at Salty Sea Charters, responded to this review

Thanks guys, so glad you enjoyed the fishing and Ivy's cookies! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

First trip to Alaska...mom, brother and nephew and I booked for Halibut fishing...ABSOLUTELY AMAZING! Josh took excellent care of us...snacks, drinks, fishing tips. Made sure we got to see the porpoises and whales while enroute. True professional who worked with all 4 of us who have various skill levels for fishing. Recommend to anyone? DEFINITELY!!! Do it again? #1 on... More 

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saltyseacharters, Owner at Salty Sea Charters, responded to this review

I had a great time fishing with you guys as well. Seeing whales and porpoises is always an exciting bonus! I look forward to fishing with you again in the future. More 

Orem, Utah
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 May 2016

We were cruising Alaska and decided to book our own charter for our go at King Salmon fishing. After finding Josh with Salty Sea Charters it was a no brainer to book with him. He was willing to talk to me over the phone and answer all of my questions, give me an overview of what to expect and clearly... More 

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saltyseacharters, Owner at Salty Sea Charters, responded to this review

First charter in the new boat, fishing with you two was great. Thank you for the review and hope to see you again! More 

Bracebridge, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2016

4 of us had booked a day of salmon fishing with Josh Rose of Salty Sea Charters in Ketchikan as an excursion on our Alaskan cruise. We booked directly with him as I had researched and felt he was the No. 1 guy in Ketchikan based on reviews and his website. We were glad we did. His wife Ivy does... More 

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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I booked with Salty Sea Charters months ago based on the reviews we read from TripAdvisor. Josh met us at the dock and within five minutes we were underway to our fishing spot, no wasted time. My wife and I had a blast and loved every minute of the trip. Josh is truly a professional Captain and... More 

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Josh was as professional and personable as one could hope for with my family of five. He was patient and knowledgeable about the area and fishing. He resides full time in Ketchikan, as many people do not and take the money out of the local economy. Even though we didn't catch as much as we wanted, we had a great... More 

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Venice, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

I had called 2 other charters that were not very eager for my business..disagreeable & cranky! Much to my surprise! Maybe burnout! But Ivy & Josh were prompt to call me back & get our people on the charter. We were met on the dock where our cruise ship docked. Very easy to get to Capt. Josh's boat...which was well... More 

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