Skip to content

Skagit To Close To Fishing For Four Days

Portion of Skagit River to close to fishing for four days

Action: Closes a portion of the Skagit River to all fishing.

Effective dates: June 27 and 28; July 1 and 2, 2019.

Species affected: All species

Location: Skagit River (Skagit County) from the mouth to the Baker River.

Reason for action: The Skagit River will close to all fishing to avoid gear conflicts with treaty fisheries scheduled on those dates.

Additional information: Additional closures are anticipated. The department will announce area closures through emergency rule changes, which can be found online at

Please refer to the Baker sockeye webpage located at

Information contact: Team Mill Creek, 425-775-1311

Previous article Time For Shad At Bonneville

Leave a comment

Comments must be approved before appearing

* Required fields