Unlike mammals, fish can hold their breath underwater for days at a time and won't die if you poke them with a stick. Nab a resilient water creature with today's Groupon: for $120, you get a six-hour salmon fishing charter trip with Seward Fishing Club aboard the 65-foot Rainisong (a $241.43 value).
Docking in Seward Boat Harbor, Seward Fishing Club hooks anglers' interest with comfort-laden fishing charters and the enticing thought of landing a coveted salmon. From mid-June to early September, coho salmon dazzle fishermen with their sequin-embroidered scarves and courageous attempts to remain in the water. The professional, friendly crew outfits each piscator with pro-quality bait and tackle, employing intricate knowledge of the area to keep fish within a line's reach. Fish for salmon while serenading pacific loons from the deck of the luxurious Rainisong, a USCG-certified vessel outfitted with comfortable indoor seats, 16 bunks, two bathrooms, a galley with wood-lined walls, and spacious walk-around decks.
A complimentary continental breakfast accompanies the morning trip (6 a.m.–12 p.m.), and the afternoon trip (1 p.m.–7 p.m.) includes a snack. Seward Fishing Club will clean your fish after the excursion to make sure it doesn't make your stomach dirty when you eat it later; long-distance travelers can have their catch vacuum-packed, frozen, and shipped home for an additional fee.
Seward Fishing Club
Aboard the deck of the Rainisong, a 65-foot U.S. Coast Guard–certified charter boat, the licensed boat captains and experienced crew of Seward Fishing Club steer guests into salmon-rich waters during morning or afternoon fishing trips. Shipmates cast professional bait and tackle into the sea with enough time to nab a silver salmon or entertain schools of fish with synchronized worm kick lines. In between reeling, guests can amble across the walk-around decks to stare at the scenic surroundings, or venture below the cabin to relax in the wooden interior, equipped with seating, 16 bunks, and two bathrooms.
1300 4th Ave.
Slip E 17
Seward, Alaska 99664Get Directions