Sitka Fishing Information
You can find salmon, steelhead, trout, char and a multitude of saltwater species in Sitka area waters. There are a variety of fishing techniques that are effective and fun, some of our favorites are Fly Fishing in freshwater and Mooching in saltwater.
There are outstanding fishing opportunities in the Sitka area for all 5 species of salmon as well as trout, char and a multitude of saltwater species. The availability of different salmon species varies by the time of year, this is called run timing. Refer to the links provided to view the run timing charts created by ADF&G. The diverse fishing opportunities found in Sitka area will appeal to novice and seasoned anglers. Guided excursions are available that combine fishing with other experiences such as ATV riding or Sea Plane Flights. Explore your options and book your preferred trip in the convenient online catalog. All fishing trips include transportation, guide, gear, tackle, food/snacks and beverages. Not included are fishing license and fish processing. Catch and release is encouraged on freshwater trips but you can retain salmon and char as allowable by ADF&G regulation.
Sitka Alaska Outfitters offers a full service fly shop at 105 B Monastery St, your source for all things fly.