Shorty River Fishing near Kotzebue, Alaska

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Details for Shorty River

Species Caught Here:
Brown Trout
Rainbow Trout
Coho Salmon

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 68.033333 -163.933334

Bodies of Water near Shorty River

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Description for Shorty River, Northwest Arctic Borough, Alaska

Shorty River is a stream located just 86 miles from Kotzebue, in Northwest Arctic Borough, in the state of Alaska, United States, near Kivalina, AK. Whether you’re baitcasting, spinning or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Shorty River. Alternate names for this stream include Piinigsaam Kuuna, Peenyiksahm Koonga and Pingeyiksak River. For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Alaska Fish & Wildlife. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.