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Baranof Fishing Excursions

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#3 Salmon Landing, Ketchikan, AK 99901
+1 907-225-4055
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Terrific excursion!

We booked this excursion through our Princess Cruise and we HIGHLY recommend it. Dennis our guide... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Denver, Colorado
"Fishing in Ketchikan"

Like the song says, I had the time of my life and I owe it all to captain Jim Maddocks. Seriously... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Chris G
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Baranof Fishing Excursions offers a variety of Alaska fishing adventures out of the world-renowned fishing port of Ketchikan, Alaska. Whether you are a family looking to take your kids on their first fishing excursion, or an experienced angler looking to spend the day fighting our world-renowned salmon, we would be honored to introduce you to fishing in Alaska!
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“rock fish” (102 reviews)
“halibut” (264 reviews)
“caught fish” (48 reviews)
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#3 Salmon Landing, Ketchikan, AK 99901
+1 907-225-4055

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

We booked this excursion through our Princess Cruise and we HIGHLY recommend it. Dennis our guide was awesome. He was fun and knowledgable and got us over fish right away. We caught many rock fish and even got to have our two biggest fish sent...More

Thank ljugert
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Like the song says, I had the time of my life and I owe it all to captain Jim Maddocks. Seriously though, this was one of the top experiences of my entire life. I wasn't really sure what to expect, but we had a beautiful...More

1  Thank Chris G
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We recently returned from a 7 day inside passage cruise from Seattle. We took the Norwegian Jewel. It was a fantastic trip. If you're on the fence about taking this cruise- go for it. You will not be disappointed. The highlight of our trip was...More

Thank Francis A
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This was our first trip to Alaska and the fishing trip could not have been better. I really didn't expect to catch much and wouldn't have been disappointed if we didn't but we limited out on halibut and rockfish. Our guide, Captain Matt is a...More

Thank b0banders0n
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Don't miss this experience! Four of us had a great time with the awesome Captain Jack. He was so upbeat and fun that even a little rain couldn't dampen our day. We all caught fish because he kept moving us to find the best fishing...More

Thank lauraA3465PQ
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Top notch fishing trips. The staff are all very friendly. The location is convenient for cruise ships. But the real value is the guides. They know where to find the fish. Today, three of us caught three halibut, a ling cod and at least 10...More

Thank bfh195
Reviewed 6 September 2017

With the guidance of Captain Gary Souza we were the only group from our Holland America cruise ship to come back with fish. Thanks Gary!

Thank Ray W
Reviewed 6 September 2017

While we did have some concerns, Baranof met and exceeded our expectations, correcting them in a timely manner. We highly recommend them! Randal & Marilyn

Thank Marilyn O
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We (family of 4) booked the "Hunting for Halibut" trip through Holland America and we were definitely not disappointed! Our guide, Joe, was truly helpful and we ended up catching 2 halibuts, a bunch of black cods, a rock fish and some other ones that...More

Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My wife and I lucked out and got to do a private tour with Trent for our Hunting for Halibut excursion through Carnival, and man this was the highlight of our entire trip! Trent was so knowledgeable and passionate about the local fishing in Alaska,...More

Thank DBeaver1
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Joseph G
24 September 2016|
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Response from Lauren034 | Reviewed this property |
We shipped 2 Halibut and 2 Rock Fish back to Denver. I believe our cost to fillet, freeze, and ship was around $8 - 10 per lb. We LOVE our fresh fish (so delicious!), and felt it was well worth the cost. There is a... More
Jr J
16 August 2016|
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Response from Baranof_FishHouse | Property representative |
Hello! Our guides run on average 45 minutes out to reach ideal fishing grounds. However, you are still fishing in the inside waters of Ketchikan, where average seas are 2-3 feet. Baranof guides will occasionally run... More