Marine Area 6 is located east from Low Point to Partridge Point and Point Wilson primarily within the Strait of Juan de Fuca and to the west side of Whidbey Island. Excellent summer and winter salmon fishing opportunities exist here, as well as superb bottomfishing, such as halibut and lingcod. During odd years, an additional two pink salmon can be kept which anglers another way to take home some extra fish.
More information for fishing opportunities can be found at:
2014-15 Puget Sound Fishing Prospects
A large run of Fraser River sockeye are forecasted to return this year which has provided the opportunity to harvest two additional sockeye during July and August. More information can be found at:
Marine Areas 5, 6, and 7 Sockeye Fishing Techniques
Fishing Prospects Calendar
Species you might catch