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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.

  • Nice pay day possible for Alaska's salmon fishermen
  • There is no backlog from last season in cold storages, a lower harvest forecast is boosting demand, prices for competing farmed salmon have remained high all year, and a devalued U.S. dollar makes Alaska salmon more appealing to foreign customers.
  • SitNews - Stories in the News
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  • 5/26/2018 6:10:00 AM
  • Fish on: First round of stocking complete for Anchorage lakes
  • Don Bee planted approximately 2,000 catchable rainbow trout in Kincaid Park's Little Campbell Lake on Friday. The fish from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's William Jack Hernandez Sport Fish Hatchery completes the first round of spring fish ...
  • Alaska Dispatch News
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  • 5/26/2018 1:18:00 AM
  • Fishing Updates From Around Alaska
  • Fishing for early-run king salmon on the Kenai River is slow. Water conditions are low and clear. Fishing for early-run king salmon on the Kasilof River is slow with a few king salmon being caught in the section of the river near the Crooked Creek State ..
  • aksportingjournal.com
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  • 5/25/2018 10:12:00 PM
  • Study looks at policy change effects on fishing families
  • Over the past year, Szymkowiak has held scoping meetings in communities across Alaska to learn the impacts of fishing changes. The results, she said, will represent a history of how generations of families have adapted with the implementation of limited ..
  • The Arctic Sounder
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  • 5/25/2018 9:09:00 PM
  • FISH FACTOR: Study looks at policy change effects on fishing families
  • Over the past year, Szymkowiak has held scoping meetings in communities across Alaska to learn the impacts of fishing changes. The results, she said, will represent a history of how generations of families have adapted with the implementation of limited ..
  • Homer Tribune
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  • 5/25/2018 9:17:00 AM
  • What to know before you go fishing in Southcentral Alaska
  • Sportfishing regulations in Alaska can be complex and difficult to understand, even for the experts. "When people are going down to these streams to fish, they need to review the regulations for each one," said Carol Kerkvliet, Lower Cook Inlet area ...
  • Alaska Dispatch News
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  • 5/25/2018 3:08:00 AM
  • Fish and Game weighs in on moose's cyclist charge
  • An Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologist says there are lessons to be learned from video of a cow moose charging at a cyclist on a Glenn Highway bike path outside Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson on Monday. The moose didn't come in contact with the .
  • ktva.com
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  • 5/24/2018 8:08:00 PM
  • Sport fishing for kings opening in nearby hatchery areas
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced Tuesday some sport fishing opportunity for hatchery-produced king salmon will soon start in areas near Petersburg and Wrangell. From June 1 - July 31 several terminal harvest areas will be open to sport ...
  • Wrangell Sentinel
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  • 5/24/2018 10:36:00 AM
  • Fish on! Fairbanks area's rivers and lakes await
  • FAIRBANKS - Interior Alaska rivers and lakes are filled with fish including salmon, trout, grayling and pike. These Interior freshwater species are good eating, can be fun to catch and seldom require much equipment to bring in. To catch grayling — the ...
  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
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  • 5/12/2018 2:48:00 AM
  • Legislature clears way for digital hunting, fishing permits
  • Rep. Dan Saddler (R-Eagle River/JBER) announced Friday that both chambers of the Legislature have passed House Bill 260, allowing residents to present those licenses to Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials or Alaska Wildlife Troopers electronically
  • ktva.com
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  • 5/11/2018 11:52:00 PM
  • Kids release rainbow trout at annual fish celebration
  • Students released rainbow trout into Johnson Lake during the 18th Annual Kenai Peninsula Salmon Celebration in Kasilof. Approximately 950 borough students released 5,000 fish into the lake as part of an Alaska Department of Fish and Game restocking effort.
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 5/11/2018 4:24:00 PM
  • Alutiiq Fish Trap Spotted From the Air in Alaska
  • KODIAK, ALASKA—KTOO Public Media reports that archaeologist Patrick Saltonstall of Alutiiq Museum spotted an Alutiiq fish trap during a recent helicopter survey of the Kodiak Archipelago. “I’d actually been there on survey and had found a village ...
  • Archaeology
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  • 5/11/2018 2:46:00 PM
  • Early May Orlando Area and Mosquito...
  • In one month from today both John and I will be traveling to Alaska for the summer, and the Econ trip was more of a training mission for me. The Econ is at a very low stage and the fish are concentrated in the deeper pockets. In preparation for my Alaska .
  • Live Shark Tracking
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  • 5/11/2018 12:46:00 PM
  • Morken: Fishing by the numbers
  • In terms of participation, Minnesota ranks second to Alaska in terms of resident fishing participation at 32 percent. Males account for 65 percent of fishing license holders, with females accounting for 35 percent. Walleyes are the most sought-after fish .
  • Echo Press
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  • 5/10/2018 10:03:00 PM
  • Minnesota fishing facts shared
  • Fishing supports nearly 35,500 Minnesota jobs.** • Minnesota ranks second in resident fishing participation at 32 percent, second only to Alaska.* Who goes fishing? • Most resident anglers are from urban areas. However, a higher percentage of people ...
  • Brainerd Dispatch
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  • 5/10/2018 9:12:00 PM
  • Alutiiq Fish Trip Spotted From the Air in Alaska
  • KODIAK, ALASKA—KTOO Public Media reports that archaeologist Patrick Saltonstall of Alutiiq Museum spotted an Alutiiq fish trap during a recent helicopter survey of the Kodiak Archipelago. “I’d actually been there on survey and had found a village ...
  • Archaeology
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  • 5/10/2018 8:53:00 PM
  • Anita Bay opens to personal use fishing
  • Wrangell — The Alaska Department of Fish and Game on Wednesday released the following information concerning personal use salmon fishing in the Anita Bay Terminal Harvest Area (THA) for 2018. Anita Bay THA consists of those waters of Anita Bay south and ..
  • Petersburg Pilot
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  • 5/10/2018 6:50:00 PM
  • There’s a lot to know about fishing in Minnesota
  • Minnesota ranks second in resident fishing participation at 32 percent, second only to Alaska. Fishing supports 35,400 Minnesota jobs. Minnesota is the third most-popular inland fishing destination in the country. Minnesota ranks sixth among states with ..
  • Hibbing Daily Tribune
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  • 5/10/2018 3:40:00 AM
  • The Lengthy History of GE Salmon in the U.S.
  • But an obscure rider attached to a budget bill by Alaska senator Lisa Murkowski the next month effectively blocked the FDA from allowing G.E. salmon into the U.S. That import ban still stands. It’s a strange paradox: If you could get the fish here ...
  • Cornucopia Institute
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  • 5/9/2018 10:21:00 PM
  • Kodiak fisherman killed in accident on trawler in Bering Sea
  • Christopher O'Callaghan was working May 2 on the deck of the 95-foot longline trawler F/V Ocean Hunter when a slack line suddenly went taut and struck him in the chest, Alaska State Troopers said. The vessel was tied off to another, transferring fish in ..
  • Alaska Dispatch News
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  • 5/9/2018 9:03:00 PM
  • Kodiak man killed in Bering Sea fishing accident
  • A 55-year-old Kodiak resident died last week aboard a fishing vessel during a transfer operation in the Bering Sea, according to Alaska State Troopers. Alaska State Troopers said in an online dispatch that they learned Wednesday of Christopher O ...
  • ktva.com
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  • 5/9/2018 12:27:00 AM

Alaska Guides/Outfitters

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Alaska Fishing Clubs

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