At Bare Boat Alaska, we want you to get the most out of your visit to our little corner of the world. If you have any questions about our operation or setup that aren't listed here or need help with any arrangements before your trip, please don't hesitate to contact us for more information.


There are direct flights from Seattle to Ketchikan on a daily basis. Alaska Airlines is the primary carrier with Delta Airlines offering flights during the summer months as well.

*Contact us for more information on our tour options.


Sorry, but no. This vessel is for seasoned cruisers only. Depending on availability, we may be able to provide a skipper for all or part of your trip.

You should arrive a day before your departure on the Steller’s Jay.

Airport pickup/dropoff is provided. We also offer a van for use before your departure on the Steller’s Jay.

Accommodations are available before and after your trip on the Steller’s Jay for an additional fee. Please contact us for more information.

There is a mandatory 3 – 4 hour orientation which is why we recommend you arrive a day before departure.

  • Rail mount BBQ
  • Shore launch inflatable/outboard
  • Fishing Poles
  • Crab Pots
  • Crab Cooker/Pot
  • Generator
  • Coolers for additional Food/Fish
  • Bedding & Towels for (4) four

Both of our grocery stores in Ketchikan, A&P Grocery & Safeway, accept phone orders for pickup. Our van is available for use before departure and they’ll bring your groceries out to the parking lot so you don’t have to go inside.



Please call us at 907-617-4542 or email us at to begin planning your trip on the Steller’s Jay!