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Silver Salmon & Black Bass Fishing Charter

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Per Person
$205
Book the Boat: Up to 6 passengers Exclusive use of the boat
$1230

Seward, Alaska Silver Salmon & Black Bass Fishing Charters

Our flexible Seward half-day rockfish and silver salmon charters depart three times daily at 7 a.m., 12 p.m., and 5 p.m. and are offered all season. Boat running time can be 15 minutes to an hour to our fishing grounds, depending on where the best fishing is. These Alaska fishing trips are best for those wanting to get the fishing in on a limited timeframe, and they are usually action-packed start to finish!

Join us in the morning or evening for four to four and a half hours on the Michael A or the Avery H for some exciting salmon (in season, June – Sept.), black bass (May to Sept.), ling cod (after July 1 and 35 in in length), and rockfish fishing! When fishing for black bass, it is often common to catch a yellow eye rockfish (commonly known as red snapper) as well, and the limit is one per person per day. The limits are four rockfish (one can be a red snapper and three black bass or a total of four black bass) and one ling cod.

It is not uncommon to catch a king salmon when fishing for silvers! We usually fish for silvers starting late June (through September), and they put up a great fight, making the average 8 – 20 lb salmon fun to catch. The limit is six per person when caught inside the bay and three per person outside the bay.

We focus on harvesting the full daily limit for silver salmon and rockfish on these trips, and often enjoy great success in the short time spent! Fileting of your fish and a private hanging station back at the landing for photos are included in your adventure. Enjoy world-class silver salmon and rockfish fishing using purpose-built, custom made-in-the-USA fishing rods from Thrasher Rods and all hand-tied gear in house. Free parking and fishing licenses available for sale on-site. We leave right from our store facility just south of Seward!

There is a wonderful advantage to fishing in the late afternoon because there is not as much competition and the water is generally calmer. Same thing with the 6 a.m. charters as we get a good head start over the other charters and get to the fishing grounds first.

On the half-day Seward fishing charters, the running time is approximately 35 to 40 minutes each way. The boat goes out to either Cape Resurrection or Cape Aialik (captain’s choice) to the prime fishing areas but does not go out as far as the full day. Often times we see whales, sea lions, eagles, sea otters, and other exciting wildlife on these family-friendly fishing charters.

Remember, in Alaska, it doesn’t get dark until after midnight in June!

Halibut may be caught but are NOT retained on these charters! If you want to keep a halibut, please see our full-day charter.

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