Fishing and Boating in Alaska

As the largest of the 50 states, the Alaska fishing and boating opportunities are practically endless given the over 3,000 rivers, 3 million lakes and 6,640 miles of coastline. Find out which particular species can be caught during Alaskan fishing season by using the resources in this section.


Alaska Fishing

Get started fishing today. You must purchase a sport fishing license to fish anywhere in Alaska.

Get an Alaska Fishing License

Buying a fishing license is the first & most important step for any angler. Get more information.

Alaska Boating

Register your boat today and enjoy boating in the rivers, lakes, and miles of coastline in Alaska.

Register A Boat In Alaska

Registering your boat is easier than you think. Get information about how to register your boat.

Fishing and Boating Events in Alaska


Creek to Plate

11 week DFP Fellow-led fishing intensive for Anchorage Boys and Girls Clubs

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Salmon Camp

Science Camp program for K-8th grade including fishing excursion

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