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The Solomon Gulch Hatchery, Valdez

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  • We go by there every year. To check out the salmon run. See all the campers park on the side. Enjoying see them fishing and canning out side of their campers. If your in Valdez you need to take that d...  more »
  • Spent a couple of hours here late one afternoon in mid July, just before the hatchery opened.The was seething with returning salmon. Nice opportunity to chat to the locals who were fishing From the sh...  more »
  • If your staying in Valdez during the Salmon run this place is worth visiting more than once. Sea Lions feed at high tide, Bears feed at low tide, and there are always birds and eagles around. We visit...  more »
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  • 5 star for sure. This place is amazing. You can watch over the salmon is such close distance. All four of us liked this place so much that we visit the Hatchery four times within three days. We did not see bears but there are salmon group, sea otter and even four sea lions in distance. Especially if your visit is in the early morning, the fog makes harbor so pretty that you can make a post card with it.
  • Very cool to see the salmon and all the other wildlife they attract; sealions, bears, eagles. Also a beautiful view when you walk the trail behind it.
  • A very cool place. 👍🏻
  • Great place to see salmon trying to get into the hatchery to spawn. Did a tour of the hatchery 10 years ago or so, and that was interesting as well. Don't know if that's still available or not. Because of the many fish here, it's a good place to watch for seals as well. Have seen brown bears around too, so keep your eyes peeled.
  • No fish when I went, but supposedly it's very cool when there is