Salmon, Chinook

Details

Chinook-240-fwsw
Scientific Name:
Oncorhynchus tshawytscha
Fight Rating:
Hard Pointer
Description:

It is characterized by a deep blue-green back, silvery sides and a white belly with black irregular spots on the back, dorsal fin and both lobes of the tail. It also has a small eye, black gum coloration, a thick caudal peduncle and 13-19 anal rays. For spawning, both males and females develop a reddish hue on the sides, although males may be deeper in color. Males can also be distinguished by a hooked nose and a ridged back.

Fishing Spots

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Admiralty Bay (Puget Sound) Bay (Saltwater)

Greenbank, WA
United States United States
14 14 1
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Agassiz Lakes Lake (Freshwater)

Yakutat, AK
United States United States
8 2
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Ahnewetut Lake Lake (Freshwater)

Shungnak, AK
United States United States
8
Small

Alagnak River -- Unknown --

King Salmon, AK
United States United States
10 6 8 5
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Alsea Bay Bay (Saltwater)

Waldport, OR
United States United States
16 9
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American River -- Unknown --

Sacramento, CA
United States United States
2 8 10 8
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Anchor River -- Unknown --

Anchor Point, AK
United States United States
10 4
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Anderson Inlet Inlet (Saltwater)

Inverloch, VIC
Australia Australia
10 2
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Anderson Ranch Reservoir Reservoir

Boise, ID
United States United States
5 16 4
Locph_703474987_locid107913

Anvik River -- Unknown --

Anvik, AK
United States United States
12 2 4
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Arolik River -- Unknown --

Dillingham, AK
United States United States
18 4
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Au Sable River -- Unknown --

Oscoda, MI
United States United States
8 2 6
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AuSable River -- Unknown --

Oscoda, MI
United States United States
2 6 1 10
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Baker Bay Bay (Saltwater)

Ilwaco, WA
United States United States
14 6
Locph_909646946_locid108510

Barkley Sound Sound (Saltwater)

Ucluelet, BC
Canada Canada
17 6 1 8 4
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Bayfield River -- Unknown --

Bayfield, ON
Canada Canada
2 8 2
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Baynes Sound Sound (Saltwater)

Union Bay, BC
Canada Canada
10 2 4
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Bay of Quinte Bay (Freshwater)

Deseronto, ON
Canada Canada
29 1 10
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Bellingham Bay (Rasario Strait) Bay (Saltwater)

Bellingham, WA
United States United States
16 3
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Birch Bay (Puget Sound) Bay (Saltwater)

Custer, WA
United States United States
12 3
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Blackmans Lake Lake (Freshwater)

Snohomish, WA
United States United States
10 2
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Blanda River -- Unknown --

Blonduos, Austur-Hunavatnssysla
Iceland Iceland
2 2 2
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Blind Bay (Harney Channel) Bay (Saltwater)

Shaw Island, WA
United States United States
14 9
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Bodega Bay Bay (Saltwater)

Bodega Bay, CA
United States United States
8 3 4
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Bogachiel River River

Forks, WA
United States United States
2 6 4 4
Locph_1439231712_locid11860

Bras d'Or Lake Lake (Freshwater)

Sydney, NS
Canada Canada
4 4
Locph_336525568_locid108369

Breiddalsa River -- Unknown --

Breidhdalsvik, Sudhur-Mulasysla
Iceland Iceland
2 1 2
Locph_1961139112_locid108707

Brisbane River -- Unknown --

Brisbane, QLD
Australia Australia
6 6
Tn_9211

Bumping Lake Lake (Freshwater)

Naches, WA
United States United States
4
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Burrows Bay (Rosario Strait) Bay (Saltwater)

Anacortes, WA
United States United States
14 6

Guides

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Tournaments

There are no tournaments specified for this fish.