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Charter Fishing for Cruise Ship Excursions Ketchikan, Alaska

Charter Fishing for Cruise Ship Excursions Ketchikan, AlaskaSpending time on a cruise ship with friends and family will definitely yield memories for a lifetime. While the time on the cruise ship is a lot of fun, part of the excitement about going on a cruise is being able to explore new parts of the world. Cruise ship excursions are an excellent way to try new things and become intertwined in the culture of the location that you’re visiting on your cruise. If your cruise ship is coming by Ketchikan, Alaska, our team at Anglers Adventures & Outfitters offers a charter fishing excursion that you will not want to miss!

Best Place for a Halibut Fishing Trip

Best Place for a Halibut Fishing TripAnyone who has experienced the halibut fishing season in Alaska will tell you that it is one of the most lively and exciting times for people who love fishing. Halibut can range widely in size and weight. Some grow to be well over six feet in length from nose to tail, and the bigger ones will challenge the skills of even the most experienced sportsmen and women. They are fighters who will do anything to escape your capture, which makes landing one a real triumph and the source of lifelong memories. Alaskan waters may be most widely known for salmon fishing, but the halibut should not be discounted. If you are looking for an exciting fishing adventure, consider contacting us at Anglers Adventures to schedule a halibut fishing trip.

Whale Watching While You Fish | Ketchikan AK

Whale Watching While You FishMaybe you have had the experience of being out for a hike and being surprised by a moose. Or an elk. Or a porcupine. If you are really lucky, on one of those hikes, you have happened upon a bobcat or even a mountain lion. The experience of being in nature and expecting only to enjoy the weather or the fresh air, but then being surprised by the unexpected appearance of one of those creatures is humbling. It is also safe to say that most people who enjoy spending time in the outdoors have had an experience like that. What most people who love the outdoors have not experienced, however, is the sighting of a whale. If you are humbled by the sighting of a mountain lion or even a grizzly bear, the discovery of a whale will not only humble you, it will cause your chest to swell with awe.

Best Shore Excursions in Ketchikan, Alaska

Best Shore Excursions in Ketchikan, AlaskaWhen it comes to choosing an Alaskan cruise ship shore excursion, think outside of the box this time around. Cruise ship excursions are all about getting off the boat and enjoying nature and the local area. The best way to get front and center with nature in Southeast Alaska is to charter a local fishing boat where you’ll experience wildlife, watch whales and catch some of the most amazing fish like Alaskan King Salmon.