Shallow, fast-moving rivers with select pocket-water typify many of Alaska’s king salmon streams. And when it comes to king salmon techniques for Alaska, the water commonly dictates the approach anglers will use.

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In many of Alaska’s fast-water streams, the moment salmon enter they are on a steady push to the spawning grounds. This means fish are on the move, and anglers can target moving fish in shallow water in a variety of ways. This content is available for subscribers only.

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