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Alaska Department of Fish and Game

Area Sport Fishing Reports
Prince of Wales Island

June 29, 2015

Saltwater Fishing
King salmon are available in inside and outside marine waters around Prince of Wales with good catches reported. Fishing should remain good for king salmon through mid July. Hatchery raised king salmon are present in Port St Nicholas and Coffman Cove. Halibut, lingcod and rockfish fishing is currently good.

Freshwater Fishing
Sockeye salmon are are present in freshwaters such as the Thorne and Sarkar rivers, Eagle and Hatchery creeks. Summer run coho are available at Neck Creek. The following lakes and associated stream drainages should offer good trout and Dolly Varden fishing; Control, Klawock, Luck, and Red Bay lakes as well as the Thorne River drainage.

All anglers are responsible for knowing the current regulations for the area that they will be fishing. Regulation handbooks and copies of the most current regulatory changes are available on this website and at the Craig ADF&G office, (907) 826-2498.


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