Grab your rod, reel and cast away for some of the finest fishing in the country. From rocky shores to hundreds of pristine lakes, ponds and secret fishing holes lie waiting to be discovered – the perfect test for your fly or bottom fishing skills.

Egg Lake, located on the northeast end of San Juan Island, offers opportunities for large mouth bass and rainbow trout, with good rainbow fishing in April and May. Sportsman’s Lake, is a 66 acre lake located 3 miles northwest of Friday Harbor.

Fish for salmon, halibut, lingcod and other bottom fish year round in the waters around the island.

Contact the Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife for regulation updates and news. Their fishing hotline is (360) 902-2500 and their Shellfish Regulation Hotline (866) 880-5431. Licenses can be obtained at Ace Hardware or Kings Marine, a block from the Harrison House Suites.

San Juan Island Fishing Charters

Captain Andy

North Shore Charters

Captain Marty