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Fishing Charters in Whittier Alaska

We are now booking for the 2024 season.

HUGE NEWS!  Saltwater Excursions has added a second boat to our fleet.  We purchased a 2023 31 ft NorthRiver powered by twin Mercury 300 engines.  The M/V Saltwater Therapy is going to get you where you need to go FAST!

Update on 2024 Halibut Regulations: 2 halibut limit, 1-any size, 1-28″ or less, no retention of halibut on Wednesdays.

Over the past years, lots of you folks have wanted to get your CATCH OF A LIFETIME mounted. We heard you and are now taking action. We can take care of you right at the dock.  Saltwater Excursions has been named the Alaska Representative for Rinehart Taxidermy – Alaska. Rinehart’s motto is “Taxidermy with Integrity”. Rinehart Taxidermy continues to support and represent sportsmen and their memorable experiences with the highest quality mounts and customer service.

Saltwater Excursions is now booking for the 2024 season out of Whittier, Alaska. Book now for your true Alaskan experience; a once in a lifetime adventure!

Saltwater Excursions specialized in multi-species trips.  We focus on Halibut, Salmon and Rockfish, but often times a multitude of other species are caught on your trip, including Lingcod, Pacific Cod, Greenlings and Salmon Sharks.

View glacier-capped mountains and teeming wildlife while enjoying world-class fishing in Alaska’s rich waters.

Why drive 2 1/2 hours to Seward or 6 hours to Homer when the magic of Prince William Sound is only one hour away from Anchorage?

Come experience the magic with Saltwater Excursions. Halibut fishing charters, salmon fishing charters, wildlife and glacier tours; we can do it all! We are Alaskan owned and operated.

We operate our vessel out of the Whittier Small Boat Harbor. Whittier, Alaska is the gateway access point to Prince William Sound. Whittier is the closest port to Anchorage, a very scenic 60 mile drive south on the Seward Highway.

Prince William Sound offers scenic beauty and calmer waters than you will find out of Seward, AK or Homer, AK. Orca Whales, Humpback Whales, Mountain Goats, Sea Lions, Sea Otters, Dahl’s Porpoise and Bald Eagles are just some of what you will encounter. Prince William Sound is a mecca for wildlife and offers a variety of different saltwater fish.

We operate a 31 foot SeaHawk NorthRiver powered by twin Mercury 300 outboards engines and a 26 foot Offshore Duckworth powered by twin Yamaha outboard engines. Our Garmin electronics are state of the art. The M/V Saltwater Therapy and the M/V Saltwater Addiction include a heated cabin and a private marine head. We also use top notch gear on both boats including; Avet reels, Edge Rods and of course Kodiak Custom Fishing Tackle!

We are widely recognized for outstanding personalized service to both Alaskans and sportsmen of other states and countries. We cater to the novice as well as the experienced angler.

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Only 60 miles from Anchorage, Whittier beckons with all the beauty of Prince William Sound – a place where you learn the real meaning of the word “fjord”. The Sound is made up of many deep fjords with tidewater glaciers that calve before your eyes, and islands around every turn. Whittier is also surrounded by…


Fishing on the M/V Saltwater Addiction

Check out our latest video compliments of Mr. Adam Bowens. Adam is owner/operator of Straight Ahead Rescue!


Whittier Alaska Fishing Charters

Situated at the head of the Passage Canal on the western edge of Prince William Sound, the community of Whittier is approximately 60 miles southeast of Anchorage. Whittier is a photographer’s paradise. You can see birds, sea otters, seals, whales, sea lions, porpoise, glaciers, waterfalls, goats, deer, bears and more. Hike the Portage Pass Trail…