Crazy Ray’s Adventures Whittier Fishing Charters

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!

Your Day on the Water

Prince William Sound provides ample opportunities to catch Pacific Halibut

Prince William Sound provides ample opportunities to catch Pacific Halibut

Leaving early in the morning, the 10- to 12-hour expeditions will get you out quickly to the rich fishing grounds. Top-of-the-line equipment and expert instruction give you the best chance of landing the fish of your dreams.

The fish you’ll be angling for vary over the course of the summer, and all of them make for a magical expedition: they offer trips for the following species, Halibut, King Salmon, Silver Salmon, numerous varieties of rockfish to include Giant deepwater Shortraker, Lingcod, Pacific cod, Squid. And, you can set up a custom private trip for your group – just ask!

  • May 1–September 7: Halibut combo charter
  • May 15–June 30: Halibut and king salmon combo / king salmon and rockfish combo
  • May 1-May 20 Blue Ice and Kraken Adventure (Squid Fishing)
  • July 9–August 28: Silver salmon and rockfish

Coming with a group? Charter a 6- or 12-person boat for the day and take an unforgettable glacier and wildlife tour of Prince William Sound—a custom trip based specifically on the interests of your group. Look for humpback whales, orcas, Steller sea lions, Dall’s porpoise, sea otters, and harbor seals. You’ll also see tidewater glaciers in Blackstone Bay and Harriman Fjord—if you’re lucky, you’ll hear them calve into the ocean with a thunderous crash.

Crazy Ray’s Features 3 Boats

F/V Strait Crazy

Custom made 37’ x 15’ with twin 380 hp engines. Just 12 people go out on this 14-passenger boat that features speed and stability. You can walk and fish all the way around the boat, giving you maximum flexibility, or relax at the dinette tables in the main cabin.


This custom-built, 30-foot boat carries an intimate group of 6 and is powerful enough to speed you out to the fishing grounds. The big back deck gives anglers plenty of space to cast their lines and savor the experience.

M/V Crazy Ray

This comfortable custom made 6-passenger boat, named after the company’s owner and founder, stretches 32 feet and includes a 10-foot by 10-foot back deck with enough space so everyone can enjoy angling without worrying about getting their lines tangled.

About Crazy Ray

The mastermind behind these unforgettable journeys is Captain Crazy Ray. Born and raised in the 49th state, Ray has been fishing Alaska’s offshore waters since the age of five. At a very young age he dreamed of owning and operating a charter fishing service, then made that dream a reality in 2012.

Getting There

Lot 9 Harbor View Dr.
Whittier, AK 99693
Driving Directions

Prices & Dates

Season May—September
Duration 7-12 hrs
Rates Halibut Combo Charter // May 2– May 31 | $415 // June 1- September 7 | $495
Halibut & King Salmon Combo / King Salmon & Rockfish Combo // May 15–June 30 | $525
Silver Salmon and Rockfish // July 9–August 28 | $425

Crazy Ray’s Adventures Whittier Fishing Charters