Alaska Galore Tours is a locally owned and operated tour business based in Juneau. Owners Louis Juergens and Jamie Letterman have over 30 years of combined experience in the tourism industry. We have experience and expertise in all aspects of fishing and whale watching for groups, families, individuals, and corporate needs.
Let us help you make the best of your travel experience to our home: The Last Frontier!
What we'll do
Are you looking for an authentic Alaskan fishing experience? Then look no further to Juneau's robust fishing community to take you out and enjoy a fun day on the water!
Experience a once-in-a-lifetime Alaska salmon and halibut combo fishing charter and increase your chances of catching both of Alaska's prized fish in one experience!
Our captains are local, long-time, Alaska, licensed, Juneau fishing guides and are looking forward to showing you the best of Juneau fishing.
Our fleet includes 2 wonderful fishing boats:
*M/V Reel Magic, a 30-foot Custom Little Hoquiam fishing boat with twin 300 hp Mercury Verado 4 stroke outboards and fits up to 6 passengers
*M/V Kaytos, a 30-foot Custom Aluminum Chambered fishing boat with twin 250 hp Mercury Verado 4 stroke outboards and fits up to 12 passengers
What to expect / what's provided
*Duration: 4-8 hours on the water (with 30min to/from transportation to the dock)
*Minimum 4 passengers
*Maximum 6 passengers
*Our Juneau fishing charters depart out of Auke Bay harbor. For cruise ship passengers, we will pick you up at the dock, near your ship. Transportation time from your dock to Auke Bay is about 25 minutes.
*All boats have heated cabins and bathrooms. Complimentary snacks and standard non-alcoholic beverages available. All full day tours include lunch.
*We work with local processors to have your catch professionally processed and shipped to your door. We will assist with your paperwork and ensure that your fish is safely delivered to the processor. Once that happens, the processor will contact you directly for payment and shipping details. Depending on how you choose to have your fish processed, rates are $5 – $9 per pound, which includes FedEx shipping.
*Fishing licenses are mandatory for anyone 16 years or older. King salmon stamps are also required for those fishing during the king season (captain will advise). Both licenses and stamps are available for purchase aboard our boats and are payable in cash or traveler’s checks only. Current pricing is $25 for a one-day fishing license and $15 for a king salmon stamp.
*All necessary fishing gear and bait are provided for fishing charters.
Your tour is 100% refundable if you cancel at least 30 days before tour date. Refund may be subject to a 3% administrative fee if you request a check refund and your original payment was via credit card. Cancellations 15-29 days prior to your tour date will receive a 50% refund*. No refunds for no-shows or cancellations within 14 days of tour date. Refunds are generally processed immediately, however it gets very busy during the season and may take up to 14 days.
*No additional administrative fees for partial refunds.