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Fishing Alaska

EZFishing brings you Alaska's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

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Find any of the 14921locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Alaska Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in Alaska.

Alaska Fishing Regulations

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Alaska?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.


Alaska Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.


Links to Alaska Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of Alaska's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Alaska Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Alaska.

  • Coast Guard investigates grounding of fishing boat in Sitka Sound
  • SITKA, Alaska — Two crewmembers from a fishing vessel were able to walk from their grounded vessel to a waiting Coast Guard helicopter for rescue. The Coast Guard says in a release that there were no injuries in the Monday morning incident in Sitka Sound.
  • News Miner
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  • 4/21/2014 1:17:09 PM
  • Legislature confirms fish board incumbents
  • Three incumbent members of Alaska’s Board of Fisheries were unanimously confirmed after a Chugiak representative withdraw his objection to the two commercial fishers on the board. Rep. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak, said he objected to the confirmation of Sue ..
  • m.juneauempire.com
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  • 4/18/2014 2:39:27 PM
  • Legislature confirms fish board incumbents
  • Three incumbent members of Alaska’s Board of Fisheries were unanimously confirmed after a Chugiak representative withdraw his objection to the two commercial fishers on the board. Rep. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak, said he objected to the confirmation of Sue ..
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 4/18/2014 7:22:48 AM
  • Meeting: Fish habitat issues
  • Habitat issues affecting Juneau area fisheries will be discussed at the Raincountry Flyfishers meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday April 23, in the Thunder Mountain High School library. The Beaver Patrol, Alaska Department of Fish & Game Habitat Division, Trout ..
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 4/18/2014 6:32:41 AM
  • Fishermen suggest moratorium on Yukon king fishing
  • FAIRBANKS — A dire Yukon River king salmon forecast that could bottom out below last year’s low returns has some rural Alaska residents calling for a moratorium on subsistence fishing for the species. “These fish are not going to be here ...
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  • 4/10/2014 1:44:31 PM
  • Fishermen suggest moratorium on Yukon king fishing
  • FAIRBANKS — A dire Yukon River king salmon forecast that could bottom out below last year’s low returns has some rural Alaska residents calling for a moratorium on subsistence fishing for the species. “These fish are not going to be here ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 4/10/2014 6:49:20 AM
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  • Tim Mowry/News-Miner Subsistence fishermen Fred Huntington, of Galena, asks a question of Dr. Katie Howard, a biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, following her presentation on the marine environment during a Yukon River ...
  • News Miner
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  • 4/9/2014 12:02:30 AM
  • Fish board to take up setnet petition
  • The Alaska Board of Fisheries will consider one of three recently submitted emergency petitions regarding Upper Cook Inlet salmon management. South K Beach Independent Fishermen’s Association and the Kenai Peninsula Fishermen’s Association ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 4/2/2014 4:35:39 AM
  • Court rejects Alaska appeal over fishing rights
  • WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has turned away an appeal by the state of Alaska in a long-running fight over the control of rivers and the fishing and hunting rights of Alaska Natives. The court on Monday declined to review a federal appeals ...
  • News Miner
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  • 3/31/2014 7:29:49 AM
  • Senate Resources hears final day of Upper Cook Inlet fish testimony
  • A final day of testimony for Upper Cook Inlet Salmon Dialogue in the Senate Resources committee wrapped up as members heard from Alaska Department of Fish and Game staff on a myriad of issues in the Cook Inlet marine and freshwater fisheries.
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 3/30/2014 4:53:32 AM
  • Fishing addiction: Hooked on fly tying
  • "That's the natural progression of becoming a fly-fishing junkie, you start fly-fishing then tying your own flies," Chad Gage, fly-tying coordinator for the Alaska Fly Fishers said. On the third Saturday of every month, the Alaska Fly Fishers ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 3/24/2014 11:58:49 PM
  • Kenai angler reels in top prize at Homer salmon derby
  • "I wouldn't have been able to land that fish without them." The king salmon nearly spooled Tepp's reel ... The other 20 percent traveled from outside the state or other Alaska towns.
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 3/24/2014 11:58:49 PM
  • Alaska fishing boats begin using electronic monitoring
  • SITKA, Alaska — Ten fishing boats — five each from Sitka and Homer — are carrying electronic monitoring equipment as part of a pilot program to see if such tracking is more effective than having observers onboard in gathering data for ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 3/24/2014 4:49:19 PM
  • Alaska fishing boats begin using electronic monitoring
  • The Daily Sitka Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1diMK3b) reports longliners from the two communities have been participating in the pilot project by the Alaska Longline Fishermen's Association since early March. The equipment consists of two cameras ...
  • News Miner
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  • 3/24/2014 3:09:06 PM
  • Topic matches for "fishing boats"
  • SITKA, Alaska - Five fishing boats each from Sitka and Homer are carrying electronic monitoring equipment as part of a pilot program to see if electronic monitoring is more effective than having observers onboard in gathering data for fisheries management.
  • News Miner
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  • 3/24/2014 3:09:06 PM
  • New Kenai River guides ready to fish; focus shifts from kings
  • Banlier, who said he would be joining his father’s guide business Alaska Fishing and Lodging ... They start picking up end of April, May is really big. I don’t know how much that may change with the king salmon restrictions,” Russell ...
  • m.juneauempire.com
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  • 3/23/2014 2:34:30 PM
  • New Kenai River guides ready to fish; focus shifts from kings
  • It’s the only thing left,” Kooly said. Banlier, who said he would be joining his father’s guide business Alaska Fishing and Lodging, said the family would not be guiding for king salmon next season. “Last year there were a whole bunch of ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 3/23/2014 7:25:00 AM
  • New Kenai River guides ready to fish; focus shifts from kings
  • KENAI, Alaska - During the seven-year period that the Kenai River Guide Academy has been mandatory for Kenai River guides the changing fishery has affected what people fish for, how they fish and when they fish, but the one constant has been that people ..
  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
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  • 3/22/2014 12:55:28 PM
  • New Kenai River guides ready to fish; focus shifts from kings
  • KENAI, Alaska - During the seven-year period that the Kenai River Guide Academy has been mandatory for Kenai River guides the changing fishery has affected what people fish for, how they fish and when they fish, but the one constant has been that people ..
  • News Miner
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  • 3/22/2014 12:55:28 PM
  • New guides ready to fish; focus shifts from kings
  • Stetts said reading through the Kenai River regulations required a translator — or the ability to pick up a new language. On the Kenai River, Stetts said, seeing Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials was nervewracking. "When you see ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 3/21/2014 11:55:13 PM
  • Bear necessities: Fishing in bear country
  • Having just seen Dan Bigley’s recent presentation at Kenai Peninsula College and with the continual progression toward spring, the time seems ripe for talking about bears in Alaska, especially when it comes to fishing around them. For those ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 3/20/2014 4:54:03 PM
  • New guides ready to fish, but focus shifts from kings
  • “That’s kind of just the tip of the iceberg for those licenses. They need an Alaska Department of Fish and Game guide license, First Aid, there’s a lot of steps to be completed,” Russell said. Turner said the guide academy had ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 3/19/2014 6:39:38 AM
  • Take a fly fishing course this spring
  • experienced instructor and author of “Fishing Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula: A Complete Angler’s Guide.” The one-credit, six-week course will be offered at both KPC’s Kenai River Campus in Soldotna as well as the Kachemak Bay Campus in Homer.
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 3/17/2014 7:20:47 PM
  • Hawaii officials looking for whale entangled in Alaska fishing gear
  • HONOLULU — Hawaii officials have been looking for a humpback whale that appears to be caught in fishing gear and is dragging red buoys. Fishing line seems to be wrapped across the whale's body and tail, Ed Lyman, the large whale entanglement ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 3/13/2014 10:03:00 PM

Alaska Guides/Outfitters

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Alaska Fishing Clubs

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Alaska Weather

Edna Bay, AK (99901)

Updated on 21:22 PM

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37°F 

Feels like: 32°F

Wind:40° 5 Kt
Humidity:86% 
Dew Point:33°F
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Sunrise: 05:19 AM 

Sunset: 08:08 PM 

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