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Estero, Florida
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I will be visiting in-laws in Wasilla for a couple of weeks at the end of July and would like to do some non-guided salmon fishing while I am there. Any information is appreciated.

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1. Re: Fishing

Willow Creek is just north of Wasilla and is a popular spot, especially at the mouth (where it meets the Susitna). There is a state recreation area there with parking and easy stream access. Be certain to check the regulations first, which are online on the DNR site. In that time frame, there will be salmon running. I think the silvers come in later than that, but I'm no expert.

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One of the best fishing in the area you will encounter in the susitna river,about 20 miles heading north toward Houston, and Fairbank...

A very beatifull drive take you camera for amaizing pictures, You will be seing a lot of Moose.

is a good river for Kings salmon, and silver..Also in big lake there is good trout fishing and occasional dolly varden. You can get a fishing licence at Walt Mart Along with the regulation for fishing the area...

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Check out the Alaska Deptartment of Fish and Game web site


This is one of the publications you will find there that is very helpful


When you stop in at one of the tackle shops to buy you license and gear (somewhere not walmart) they should be able to give you some advice as well.

Good luck, don't forget the bug dope!

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