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*Tighter Lines*
Douglas Channel




Details for Douglas Channel

Species in Douglas Channel:

Chinook Salmon, Coho Salmon, Sockeye Salmon, Pink Salmon, Chum Salmon, Bull Head, Dog Fish, Dungenes Crab, English Sole, Flounder, Greenling, Ling Cod, Pacific Herring, Perch, Red Rock Crab, Rockfish, Sculpin, Shiner, Surf Smelt

Other Names
Proxy City Kitimat
Size (ha)
Perimeter (km)
Max Depth (m)
Road Access Paved
Hike (km) 0
Activities n/a
Stocked Fish
F/W Region R-6
Water Type Saltwater
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Mean Depth (m)
Water Access Boat
Boat Launch MK Bay, Hospital Bay
Facilities n/a
Angler Usage Unknown
Special Notes: Chinook season peaks in June to early July, however there is an earlier Alaskan run which takes place in spring. 3 year Hatchery feeder springs are also available in the fall, and often reach 30 lbs. Coho salmon start arriving in late July and will taper off by mid-September. Peak time for Coho occurs in August. Excellent Halibut fishing (many reaching 100+ lbs.) is available all year round. (See Game Fish of BC)
Map of Douglas Channel


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Additional Info

Notes: 1. Always check the current BC Fishing regulations before you start fishing a new spot.