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Fishbone Charters

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Talkeetna, AK 99676
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Fishing with a friend and his giant puppy

Not only did Todd customize my trip to my liking he is also an excellent safe boat... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2017
PalmtreeinAlaska
Made our trip!!!

My buddy and I came up to Alaska for our 40th birthdays. Took an AM half day trip with Todd. His... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2017
pickett77
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Guided custom fishing charters based out of Talkeeetna Alaska since 1998, Fishbone Charters can help you achieve the fishing adventure of a lifetime whether it be chasing trophy Kings, or light tackle rainbows in small rivers and creeks. Let us put our years of experience and intimate knowledge of the area to work for you and come fishing with us today. All trips are owner guided.
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Talkeetna, AK 99676
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

Not only did Todd customize my trip to my liking he is also an excellent safe boat captain Standing in the river with Todd I watched him read the river to find the best spot to fish His experience as a local guide and his...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2017

My buddy and I came up to Alaska for our 40th birthdays. Took an AM half day trip with Todd. His attitude and local knowledge made the trip. He knew where and when to go and more importantly which side of the river was going...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2017

My dad and I fished with Todd on 8/8/17 for a half day in the morning. He picked us up at 5 am from our house and we were on the river by 5:30. We fished in what turned out to be a pretty popular...More

Thank Kyle J
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Only Todd will know what is meant by the title, but it set the tone for the day! Needless to say, we had a GREAT day of fishing! Todd was spot on with his knowledge and techniques related to fishing the area. My boys and...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

Todd was very knowledgeable and provided the top method to catch a large number of salmon. He was one of a kind and really put an emphasize on us actually catching fish. The scenery was beautiful and it was one of the highlights from our...More

Thank Joshua B
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

Todd Kingery has some excellent reviews on Trip Advisor; however, our experience with Todd almost cost us our “once in a lifetime” experience in Alaska. For our 65th birthdays, myself along with three close high school friends booked with Todd for a 2-day charter July...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

Todd is probably a good guide based on the Tripadvisor reviews. However, I am unable to comment on this, since he lost track of our reservation (despite numerous emails and a $600 deposit) made months ago. So, on the night before we were supposed to...More

Thank Michael G
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Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

You won't go wrong booking Todd for a trip on the river. He put us on fish and gave us helpful pointers on how to catch them. I'd fish with him again!!!

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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Went on a half day Salmon fishing trip with Todd. Todd is an excellent guide and wants to put you on some fish to catch. The thing about Fishbone is that you are fishing and not using the techniques of other guides on the river....More

Thank D Keith D
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Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Todd is the guy to put you on the fish and unlike some other guides in Talkeetna, you actually CATCH the fish with Todd, you don't snag them. Much more fun and sporting.

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linda8201
October 21, 2015|
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Response from Akfishbonecharters | Property representative |
Great question this will be my 19th Season Guiding on the rivers here in Talkeetna. I get ask when is the best time to come fishing. I always say the end of July first two weeks of August. The reason tons of Salmon in the... More
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lorianafonken2014
March 2, 2015|
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Response from Akfishbonecharters | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your interest in my guiding service. Both the 3and4 are still available in the morning. It's 175$ each. That includes all gear and tackle. There is also a 20$ license fee and 10$ King Salmon stamp... More
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roneeh
January 29, 2015|
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No problem I have two boys of my own. 8/12. I would love to provide a memerable trip of a lifetime. I can take all five of you. I'm filling up fast on the 1/2 days. Let me know when and I can provide you with all the... More
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