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Phantom-Tri River Charters

#5 of 11 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Talkeetna Features Animals
22228 Talkeetna Spur Rd, Talkeetna, AK 99676
+1 907-733-2400
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Rippen Lips

This summer was the 7th and 8th times I've taken Phantom Tri river charters. What great group of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Max C
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Lovell
Great Morning Fishing!!!!!

Highly Recommend! Everybody at Phantom is kind, professional, and competent!!!! We were originally... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ExetertoStar
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Idaho
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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22228 Talkeetna Spur Rd, Talkeetna, AK 99676
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+1 907-733-2400

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This summer was the 7th and 8th times I've taken Phantom Tri river charters. What great group of people deal with. I've limited out every trip but 1 last summer and that was natures fault I still caught fish just not a limit. Fishing was...More

Thank Max C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly Recommend! Everybody at Phantom is kind, professional, and competent!!!! We were originally scheduled for the day before but needed to change our plans and they were able to accommodate us. Thank you! Dawson, our guide, was super knowledgeable, nice, and professional. He was always...More

Thank ExetertoStar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are a fishing novice coming to Alaska to fish for the first time or you are a hard core fisherman looking for a great place to catch fish, Phantom Tri-River is a great place to start! Booking: Called Margo and set up a...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Alan was a terrific guide, very patient with our group. We had a blast trying to, and eventually succeeding at, catching our allotted 3 salmon each. Then, once we were back at the dock, the fish, which had been marked so we knew exactly which...More

Thank Bluedevil27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this company!!!! They were very professional and organized. My family of five caught our limit of 15 sockeye salmon easily and then went to a second spot for additional fishing with catch and release. Our guide Allen made it fun and easy....More

Thank steven m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great outfitter. Great people Dawson was awesome and took extra time and had great patience with my autistic son. Look forward to fishing again next year with these folks.

Thank drff12tp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was an early start, pick up at 5.30am. While getting our fishing licenses we had some coffee. I think the cost of the license should be part of the fee, after all, if you are going fishing you need a license. The jet boat...More

Thank Gideon57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a local and this is the ONLY fishing charter i would recomend. Ive done this trip several times and not always have i caught anything. This isnt Disneyland, the fish dont jump into the boat, moose dont apear on demand and bear dont...More

Thank Btinker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The day before we were scheduled to take a 5 hour fishing trip with Phantom Tri-River Charters (PTRC), we were advised by a representative of Alaskan Collections that the Alaska Department of Fish and Game prohibited fishing for King Salmon secondary to low fish counts...More

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Rhett N, Owner at Phantom-Tri River Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We too are disappointed in the quality of your trip. This will be dealt with in a manner that other clients will not get this type of experience. We take great pride in providing a great fishing experience even when...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for a 5 hour trip in mid-July. King salmon was closed. Sockeye had not started running here. Still, we went about 10 minutes up the Susitna to where Clear Creek empties in and basically fished for salmon. Warm and sunny. No bites. I had...More

Thank Brent G
Rhett N, Owner at Phantom-Tri River Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review. Unfortunately during the time you were fishing in our area the King Salmon had been closed early by Fish & Game. Upon the early closure we ceased all fishing for Kings. All our gear and tackle was switched to...More

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emmgram47
21 December 2016|
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Response from Rhett N | Property representative |
Hi and Thank you for your interest in fishing with us in August. We do not pick up from the McKinley Princess Lodge as it is an hour away from our location. There is a shuttle that comes over from there all day. The first... More
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bkbomber
15 August 2016|
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Response from Rhett N | Property representative |
We have different departure times depending on what fish we are targeting and the time of the year. The later into the season, the light diminishes pushing our launch times later. The earliest launch is 5:00 a.m. (meeting... More
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