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Whittier Fishing Charters

Whittier offers the closest deep-sea fishing experience to Anchorage, Alaska. Just a little over an hour's drive from the city, Whittier provides an ideal location for anglers looking to explore the rich waters of Prince William Sound. With convenient half or full-day charters, you can easily overnight in Anchorage and spend your day fishing without the need for extended travel.

Prime Fishing Grounds of Prince William Sound

Prince William Sound is renowned for its abundant marine life, making it an excellent spot to angle for big Halibut. Additionally, it’s a great place to catch salmon and rockfish. Many charter companies in Whittier offer combo trips, allowing you to target multiple species that are in season. You can join a boat with fellow travelers or charter a vessel just for your group.

The Best Time to Fish in Whittier

The fishing season in Whittier runs from early May through early September. Halibut are available the whole summer. King Salmon Charters are offered mid-May through June, and Silver Salmon arrive mid July through August.

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Fishing Charters

Season: May—September $415+ 7-12 hrs

Just a 1‑hour dri­ve from Anchor­age, Whit­ti­er is the clos­est town to expe­ri­ence the thrill of fish­ing for hal­ibut. Go with the pro­fes­sion­al guides at Crazy Ray’s Adven­tures and you can also angle for salmon and rock­fish on com­fort­able boats, sur­round­ed by the jaw-drop­ping scenery of Prince William Sound. No expe­ri­ence necessary!