Anchorage (KTUU) — Information provided by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.
- All Susitna drainages have been closed for king salmon sport fishing due to emergency orders
- Willow Creek upstream of the Parks Highway is open for retention of trout in certain areas.
Stocked lakes in the Mat-Su continue to be a great opportunity for family fun. Try Finger Lake or Seymore Lake
- Kings are now being caught at Eklutna Tailrace
- Ship Creek kings continue to be caught. Try drifting roe under a bobber and focusing on incoming and outgoing tides
- Most lakes in Anchorage have been stocked. If you’d like to try fishing but don’t have the stuff, visit your local ADF&G office and ask about their “Rod Loaner Program”
- Campbell Creek will be open to youth anglers only from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. for kings, Saturday and Sunday only
- Prince William Sound is steady with Halibut and rockfish. Ling cod is closed until July 1
- The Russian/Kenai River sanctuary is open early for sockeye. Fishing should be improving. Be sure to throw your fish waste into deep flowing water after you’re done cleaning your catch
- Meanwhile the rest of the Kenai is fishing fair to good for sockeye. Try Bing’s or Swiftwater this weekend