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Our Fleet

1st City Charters Fleet

The C-MARIE is owned by Captain Bruce, a fourth generation Alaskan. Raised with the knowledge of the prime fishing grounds passed down from his grandfather, he knows these waters well. The boat is a true Ketchikan fishing machine. This 26 foot craft is powered by a new 300 HP Suzuki outboard...

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Halibut Fishing

Halibut Fishing in Ketchikan

Alaska halibut fishing is pure rod-busting, arm-burning excitement, pinning you to the rail. If you have fished for halibut anywhere in the world except Alaska, you're missing the boat!

While anyone can catch a big halibut every now and then, the measure of a truly fine guide is being able to produce top catches on a daily basis.

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Salmon Fishing

Salmon Fishing in Ketchikan

Ketchikan, known as the "Salmon Capitol of the World" is perched on the edge of Alaska fishing waters that harbor five unique type of Salmon, the legendary Chinook, or King, the Red or Sockeye, the Silver or Coho, the Pink or Humpback, and the Chum.

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A Family Operation

Beautiful Ketchikan, Alaska

For more then a hundred years and four generations my family has been guiding Alaska fishing charters in Ketchikan Alaska.

From Alaska bear hunts to Alaska halibut fishing, we have all tried to make all of our guest have an experience of a lifetime.

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Cape Fox Lodge

Cape Fox Lodge offers 69 guest rooms, 2 suites and one deluxe room.

1st City Charters together with the Cape Fox Lodge offers you an adventure that combines comfort, style and value with incredible fishing to create the ultimate angling experience. It's our goal. It's our commitment.

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Cruise Ship Rates

Ketchikan Cruise Ship Rates

Our guided excursions emphasize fishing, Ketchikan history and native culture, and the enjoyment of our wildlife.

Whether taking a Carnival Cruise, Princess Cruise, Holland Cruise or a cruise on any other cruise line, we have fishing charters that will fit your time schedule and the size of your group.

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Enjoy the Thrill of Alaska Fishing in Ketchikan

Ketchikan Alaska Fishing Charter

Come Experience the Best Ketchikan Halibut Fishing & Ketchikan Salmon Fishing at Our Amazing Ketchikan Fishing Lodge. Ketchikan Alaska is the Salmon Capitol of the World!

Our Ketchikan Alaska Fishing Charter Company is located in Ketchikan, Alaska where Halibut Fishing Trips & Salmon Fishing Trips are of the Finest Quality in Abundance & Excitement. We offer five different species of Salmon to fish for on your Alaska Fishing Trip. We offer King Salmon Fishing, Sockeye Salmon Fishing Trips, Silver Salmon Fishing Charters, Pink Salmon Fishing and Chum Salmon Fishing.

We also provide incredible Ketchikan Wildlife Viewing Tours; We will take you and your group Ketchikan Eagle Viewing, Ketchikan Bear Viewing Tours, Orca Viewing or Humpback Whale Viewing Charters, Dall Porpoise Viewing, Harbor Seal Viewing. This is a breathtaking Ketchikan Tour for groups of all sizes and for families with children.

1st City Charters offers Ketchikan Alaska Fishing Charters & Ketchikan Wildlife Viewing for Cruise Ship Passengers, Hotel Guests and Locals seeking fishing action on the water. We are a top rated provide for Salmon Fishing Trips and Halibut Fishing Charters in Ketchikan, Alaska. When you visit our Ketchikan Fishing Lodge, you will be amazed at our level of service and commitment to making you Alaska Fishing Trip A Memorable One!

If you are in Ketchikan, Alaska or arriving on one of the Cruise Ships and you wish to go Norwegian Pearl Fishing, Holland America Fishing and Princess Cruises Fishing, Celebrity Cruises Fishing.
Please give us a call at 1-866-882-2979

Pure rod-busting, arm-burning excitement, pinning you to the rail. Learn More

Ketchikan is the "Salmon Capitol of the World" perched on the edge of Alaska. Learn More

We Have Excellent Packages To Make Your Fishing Experience A Memorable One! Learn More