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Avid Angler Charters

3615 Denali Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-5438
+1 888-625-2843
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A "must do" while in Alaska

We went out salmon fishing with Pat from Avid Anglers while in Ketchikan. It was an absolutely... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
via mobile
Epic Five Star Fishing Experience with Cap'n Larry (Avid Anglers) on 8/28 and 8/29/16

We flew into Ketchikan from Northern California to fish with Cap'n Larry on a warm and sunny August... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
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3615 Denali Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-5438
+1 888-625-2843

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We went out salmon fishing with Pat from Avid Anglers while in Ketchikan. It was an absolutely amazing experience! Pat was a wonderful captain and was very friendly and you can tell he really loves what he does. He picked us up near the cruise...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2016

We flew into Ketchikan from Northern California to fish with Cap'n Larry on a warm and sunny August day. (The first time we fished with Cap'n Larry, it was a cruise excursion.) Day 1: On Sunday, 8/28/16, we spent the afternoon salmon fishing with Cap'n...More

4  Thank Gloria C
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My husband Augie and I booked this fishing charter not knowing what to expect. We were going on an Alaskan cruise August 15 and wanted to fish for salmon when we docked in Ketchikan. When we got off the cruise ship, there was Captain Pat...More

Thank Dorothea M
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Captain Pat was great! We had beautiful weather and great fishing! There were four people on board and we kept Captain Pat busy. We caught a total of 15 pink salmon. Great day of fishing! I would highly recommend them for a great fishing adventure!

Thank travelc0w2016
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I booked a four-hour charter on July 31, 2016 and I have tears in my eyes as I write this because of the wonderful memories of that day. As stated in other reviews, the boat was waiting alongside the cruise ship, licensing was quick, and...More

2  Thank DeweyXK8
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We booked a four hour salmon fishing tour and as novices were a little nervous how the day would go. Larry was very knowledgable and showed great patience in working with all of the novices on the boat. We got our limit within 2 hours....More

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Captain Larry picked us up for an afternoon of salmon fishing right at our cruise ship dock. We had lines in the water in about 15 minutes and hooked a pair of salmon within 10 minutes. Larry has a vast amount of knowledge about the...More

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I booked a 4 hour salmon fishing charter for 4 people with Captain Larry of Avid Angler Charters on July 1st 2016. Everything from the booking to receiving the fish back home was perfectly executed. Captain Larry provides a 5-star service which I would recommend...More

2  Thank Tony A
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Altogether Capt Larry (and his brother) took 7 of us salmon fishing on July 9, 2016. All of us each caught our limit of 6 pink salmon in less that 2 1/2 hours. That's 42 pink salmon in less that 150 minutes. There were an...More

2  Thank kennethsoh
Reviewed 12 July 2016

When we booked our trip to Alaska, salmon fishing was my husband's "must do"...even though he gets sea sick very easily and I'm pregnant. I was a little nervous, but found Larry who had a restroom on his boat and figured we would go for...More

1  Thank msu_gal
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Peter C
Any problems shipping fish back home? We're on a cruise and live near Toronto Canada.
27 July 2016|
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Response from Tony A | Reviewed this property |
We live just outside of Montreal. While the fish made it easily to Montreal there was a mix up in the postal code and the delivery service could not get it to our door directly. They did however promptly call us and we were... More