Long Lake: Salmon Viewing Hotspot (mi 45.2 McCarthy Rd)

Stop at Long Lake, at mile 45.2, to see a popular spot for sockeye salmon to spawn. Every year, 18,000 sockeye salmon swim up the Chitina and Copper Rivers to spawn in Long Lake. This is a very unique run, salmon begin entering the lake as late as September and spawn until April.

Getting There

Coordinates
Latitude: 61.382539
Longitude: -143.287897