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Fishing Report For Fairbanks

Good
Thu, Aug 15, 2019
Try using small spoons, spinners, jigs, or bait under a bobber or on the bottom. Small insect patterns or nymphs such as a Prince Nymph or Copper John work well. Pink shrimp is always a producer! Check Alaska Department of Fish and Games website for stock
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Excellent
Thu, Aug 15, 2019
Try using small spoons like Kastmasters or Mepps Cyclops , spinners such as mepps or vibrex, tube jigs or Mr. Twisters, or bait under a bobber/on the bottom. Pink shrimp is always a producer! Check Alaska Department of Fish and Games website for stocking
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Excellent
Thu, Aug 15, 2019
Try baiting a jig or hook with shrimp mealworms or salmon eggs over vegetated shelves, and along the bottom. Small tackle such as a Kastmaster, Mr. Twister, or Vibrex spinner have provided steady results over the years for Grayling, Rainbow trout, char,
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Good
Thu, Aug 15, 2019
Fishing conditions are great! Try throwing insect patterns Small spoons, spinners, and Mr. Twisters are productive. Shee fish and pike are present lower in the river. Krocodile spoons or Pot-O-Gold spoons are great options if you are heading to that area.
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Good
Thu, Aug 15, 2019
Fish tend to congregate along the lake edge and lake coves towards the portage where water is warmer. Stocked fish are consistent, try using a variety of bait, and small lures. Specifically insects, or jigs. Kastmasters, Mr. Twisters and small Vibrex have
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Good
Thu, Aug 15, 2019
Grayling are being caught with a variety of small flies, jigs, and spoons. Burbot are being taken using various types of cut bait. I would recommend herring or lamprey eel. Pike are being found in the confluences and can be caught on top water using a buz
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Excellent
Thu, Aug 15, 2019
Greyling are throughout the Clearwater. Try to match the hatch or use nymphs. Small white or pink Mr. Twisters are always producers or small single hook spoons/spinners.
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Excellent
Thu, Aug 15, 2019
Small insects, be it a jig or fly can produce good results. Spinners/spoons will benefit anglers looking to catch the variety of fish that reside in this lake. Fish vegetated shelves and move often.
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Good
Thu, Aug 15, 2019
Bottom fishing remains good. Sockeye salmon fishing has slowed on Eyak River. A few coho salmon have showed up in the lower river. A few cohos have been reported caught near Pigot Bay. Pinks are in Valdez! Jumpers have been spotted near Allison Point and
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Fair
Mon, Jul 15, 2019
Fishing lake trout can be slow but there are reports of fish being caught. Pike will remain closed this year. Try trolling threw bait schools or find fish with a sonar and vertical jig for them.
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Good
Mon, Jul 15, 2019
Greying, Whitefish, Pike, and Burbot are present in Piledriver. Fly fishing nymphs or dry flys such as a Copper John or Griffiths Gnat is effective for grayling. Mr. Twisters, Kastmasters, and small spinners are also productive. Large flys resembling ba
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Good
Mon, Jul 15, 2019
Burbot are being caught in eddies and slow moving sections of the Tanana. Try using cut herring or lamprey eel. Though many species of fish travel threw the river targeting them can be difficult due to clarity. Try fishing the confluences where more clea
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2019 ZANCUDO DREAM FISHING VACATION!
Fri, Aug 09, 2019
Enter to win a 4-day dream fishing vacation at Zancudo Lodge in Costa Rica! The total package is valued at $20,000 in gear, airfare, and lodging for two! Follow the link to view contest rules and enter now for your chance at this once-in-a-lifetime trip.
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New Local Firearm Dealer Shipping Program
Mon, Jun 24, 2019
For those who may not be lucky enough to live nearby any of our stores (yet), we've started a new Local Firearm Dealer Shipping Program so you can have any of our online guns shipped to a participating FFL dealer in your area. Of course, we're still offering free Ship-to-Store from our online store to any of our retail stores that are in your neighborhood.
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About Sportsman's Warehouse Fairbanks

Open since 2005, Sportsman’s Warehouse in Fairbanks, AK is near the Yukon River, Brooks Range, North Slope, Minto Flats, and Denali National Park. National Gunsmithing services are now available! If you like hunting and trapping, we’re here to get you all set up with everything you need. Popular pursuits include moose, caribou, Dall sheep, mountain goat, wolves, grizzly and black bears. If fishing is more your speed, we have all of your tackle to catch the grayling, salmon, Arctic char, northern pike, or sheefish that you’re after. We also carry plenty of supplies for camping and hiking. Our shop services are available to spool reels, mount and boresight rifle scopes, clean guns, cut arrows, tune bows in our 20-yard archery lane, and anything covered by your Firearm Service Plan. Whether it’s a cold, dark, snowy winter or 24-hour summer day, we’ve got the seasonal accessories to fit your outdoor adventure. While you’re in the area, be sure to check out local events like the Iron Dog snowmobile race, Alaska Native events, Midnight Sun Festival, Winter Carnival, and more!