About

mikeThe Alaska Catch offers customized fishing excursions suited towards your interest in the pristine, calm, and protected waters in Ketchikan, Alaska. Our Charters are the perfect option for an Alaska Cruise ship shore excursion, Independent travelers visiting our port, and locals alike.

We focus on getting you to the most productive fishing grounds in a timely fashion. We aim to make the most out of the time spent with our clients by educating, engaging, and most of all having fun all the while pursing our targeted species. We always make sure that you are back to the dock on time and we take great pride in our charter's ability to find and catch fish even when others cannot.

The Alaska Catch owner and lead guide, Captain Mike Fleece has been guiding clients for over a decade and knows Ketchikan’s waters intimately. His local knowledge of the seas, along with his understanding of tide conditions, migrational patterns, and patience with guest help set him apart. Mike enjoys sharing his exuberant passion for fishing with clients who wish to catch salmon and halibut amongst the beauty of Southeast Alaska.

Families, couples, and groups consistently rate their experience as "Excellent" on Trip Advisor and Yelp  because they want others to know what they’ve learned: that a passionate fishing guide who understands and is experienced in his craft along with the ability to make the most  of weather, tide, and fishing conditions tremendously impacts the type of outcome and experience guest will have on an excursion. This can be the difference between an uneventful boating trip and an interactive, exhilarating, fish catching adventure you’ll be left wanting to talk about.

Whether you're fishing with Captain Mike or one of our other experienced and knowledgeable guides, rest assured we have the perfect fishing vessel, specifically designed for halibut and salmon fishing in Ketchikan waters. The  24’ Alaskan model built by Hewescraft in not only the number one selling boat in Alaska, but also provides a comfortable, stable, and seaworthy ride. Even more important the back deck space is designed to maximize fishing efforts.

The Hewescraft Alaskan is matched up with a 250hp Honda outboard, providing plenty of power and speed to get to and from the fishing grounds efficiently. A heated cabin, porta potty, and comfortable seating, will provide a comfortable space in the event of rainfall or a bathroom break. Taking pride in the cleanliness and safety of our boats and equipment is also apparent.

Thank you for your interest in fishing with The Alaska Catch! We know you have many options when planning an Alaskan fishing vacation for your family and friends, so we truly appreciate the opportunity to create a memorable adventure for you. Our high ranking on Trip Advisor is a direct result of the customer service and genuine care that the company affords its clients. Remember peak fishing dates book up quickly and many clients reserve dates far in advance. Contact us today and see for yourself why The Alaska Catch is different!

We encourage you to contact The Alaska Catch for your next Ketchikan Fishing Charter. If you would like more information please send us an email on our contact page or fill out our form on the reservation page. If you prefer to speak directly call us at 907-617-9585.