There are two basic fishing options. Saltwater and Freshwater.


This consists of getting on one of many charter boats and plying either in the inside passage or the open ocean for species such as salmon, halibut, lingcod and rockfish.

Freshwater fishing is comprised of fishing the various lakes, rivers and streams found throughout the state. Adventurous anglers can search the maps and go it along. Those anglers with less time and patience will use one of the local guides to help them target the best spots.

Freshwater fishing shots from SE Alaska