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The Silver Fox is San Francisco's premier sport fishing and charter boat, conveniently docked at slip #2 at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. The Silver Fox has been passed down for generations and offers a host of activities ranging from sport...more
274 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1120
Fisherman’s Wharf
+1 800-349-5775
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For $15 for an hour bay cruise, it can't be beat. The boat goes around Alcatraz and just beyond the Golden Gate Bridge. We went on the last cruise of the day at 3:15 and got back before it got dark. They also narrate and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Skindychic
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Was walking around trying to find a boat tour. Captin David was on the street right in front of his boat selling tickets. $15,I thought hmm why so cheap since I saw online they are mostly $30 and up. Figured I can't loose for $15....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mjczoey
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Loved the boat captain/guide. He gave tons of great info on the bay area, bridge and Alcatraz. Fun being on a small fishing boat, but be prepared to get some salt water spray, especially up front. Very casual, great crew. Jim took pictures for us...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank trekker1011
Reviewed 12 June 2018

My wife and some friends were looking for something to do while walking around Fisherman's Wharf and we had seen the signage for the Silver Fox Bay Tours, $15.00!!? After learning that we got to see and go under the Golden Gate and do a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Andy S
Reviewed 2 March 2016

$15 a head for a great time! Staff was super friendly. BYO Everything food, etc.. While the tour was definitely more about the scenery, our captain still gave some interesting pointers and insightful information about the Bay, Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz. I definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank tdgyanks
Reviewed 25 February 2016

For only $15 you can take an hour long boat ride around the Bay under the Golden Gate around Alcatraz, etc. Boat has plenty of space and you have plenty of photo ops. They let you byob and offer some input at all the popular...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank BeachLifer21
Reviewed 22 August 2015

We stumbled onto this tour for our group of 16. The two crew staff made our 1 hour tour around the bay under the golden gate bride a great time. Our group learned alot and the crew treated everyone great. The kids love sitting in...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 16 August 2015

I try to take a bay cruise whenever we are in San Francisco because the views from the water are spectacular and it is so refreshing to feel the breeze and breathe the fresh air. We always go on the smaller boats as the Red...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank ed o
Reviewed 3 June 2015

These guys are fishermen, who do bay cruises and fishing tours. I have done the big "blue and gold' tours and this was way better. I got all the views and pics of the Golden gate and Alcatraz just like the bigger cruises. I think...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank April J
Reviewed 2 May 2013 via mobile

Was walking by as they were about to cast off. Jumped on on a whim. $15 for an hour cruise. Out under the Golden Gate bridge and back around Alcatraz Island. Look out for the huge sea lion when you dock looking for a free...More

Date of experience: April 2013
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Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality
hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone
at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and
historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a
postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner.
Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded
with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while
Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth
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