Unforgettable Alaska Adventures with Jensen’s Boat Rentals

Are you ready for an unforgettable wilderness and sea adventure? Jensen’s Boat Rentals in Petersburg, Alaska, is your gateway to the perfect experience. Led by John and Pam Jensen, lifelong commercial fishermen and residents of this charming waterfront community, you can trust in their expertise as they guide you through the pristine waters of Southeast Alaska.

Jensen’s Boat Rentals is a haven for boating enthusiasts seeking self-guided adventures. Their well-maintained aluminum skiffs cater to a diverse range of interests, from anglers to wildlife watchers and nature lovers. Whether you’re an experienced boater or a novice, the Jensens ensure you have everything you need for a safe and thrilling journey.

Fishing enthusiasts can enjoy both saltwater and freshwater fishing. Saltwater fishing options include catching halibut, rockfish, salmon, or Dungeness crab. For those who prefer freshwater fishing, trout and steelhead are abundant, with seasonal charts available from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game to help plan the best times for your fishing activities.

For those who love camping, the area offers eleven U.S. Forest Service cabins with direct saltwater access. These cabins provide a perfect base for experiencing the solitude and natural beauty of the Tongass National Forest. Whether you enjoy camping, hiking, or simply observing wildlife, this lush coastal rainforest offers a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life.

If cruising and exploring are your style, you can pack a lunch and take a relaxing cruise. The waters around Petersburg are dotted with remote estuaries, bays, inlets, and sloughs, all waiting to be discovered. These tranquil spots are perfect for a peaceful day on the water, taking in the stunning scenery and wildlife.

Hiking and backpacking opportunities abound, with numerous trails and paths leading to inland lakes, waterfalls, creeks, and streams. Walking the beaches, having a picnic, or embarking on a wilderness hike is a great way to explore the area’s natural beauty and get some exercise.

Photographers will find tons of opportunities to capture breathtaking images. During the summer, humpback and orca whales can be seen feeding in the fertile waters of Southeast Alaska. Sea lions are often spotted lounging on their rookeries or resting on local channel buoys. The active and spectacular Le Conte Glacier, located southeast of Petersburg, is another must-see. Watch for local wildlife, including black or brown bears, Sitka black-tail deer, moose, wolves, and various bird species.

Hunters also have plenty to look forward to. Bear hunters typically arrive in April and May for the spring hunt, while deer hunting season begins in August. The area offers excellent hunting opportunities for those looking to experience Alaska’s rugged wilderness firsthand.

Whether you’re chasing the thrill of a big catch, exploring hidden coves, or capturing Alaska’s breathtaking beauty through your camera lens, Jensen’s Boat Rentals is your gateway to an authentic Alaskan experience. Get out on the water and let the adventure begin!

9 Harbor Way Petersburg, AK 99833 | (907) 772-4635 |