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Valdez Fisheries Development Assoc. was formed to raise, propagate, and market fish and fish products, and to develop renewable fisheries resources for the benefit of sports fishermen, commercial fishermen, fish processors, tourists, and all businesses dependent upon the fishing industry in Alaska.
As the largest single species salmon hatchery in North America, It has a permitted capacity of 250 M. Pink Salmon & 2 M. Coho (Silver) Salmon eggs. Visitors to the Hatchery experience a self-guided tour, signs & other visual aids about salmon aquaculture & hatchery operations.
Your hometown hardware store, where you can find all you need.
Travel with the local experts through the fjords and passageways of Prince William Sound to Meares or Columbia Glacier. View amazing wildlife such as seals, sea otters, sea lions, whales, and porpoise as well as marine birdlife like puffins. Two tours daily, beginning mid-May through mid–September.
Welcome to Valdez, Alaska, home of Totem Hotel & Suites. Where everything about us says, “Alaska!” We are conveniently located in the heart of Valdez close to the Small Boat Harbor, City Center, and shopping. We have guest rooms designed to fit any lifestyle and budget!
Just 35 miles from Valdez on the Richardson Highway, Tsaina Lodge offers modern luxury lodging and cuisine in beautiful Thompson Pass. Visit Tsainalodge.com!
The Avalanche Information Center provides avalanche bulletins, education, and information. GET the GEAR: Ensure everyone has an avalanche transceiver, shovel, and probe on their person and hows how to use them. GET the TRAINING: Take an avalanche course. GET the FORECAST: Live to ride another day.
Alaska's oldest fish derby. $15,000 Cash Prize for Largest Halibut & Silver Salmon. Visit us for Kid's Pink Salmon Derby & Women's Silver Salmon Derby Events! Check out our website at www.valdezfishderbies.com for all schedules, entry rules and prizes.
Celebrating our 25 years of heliski guiding, we offer some of the best skiing in the world. Located at the Tsaina Lodge, built exclusively for heliskiing, we offer heliski packages for he advanced and expert skier and rider. Enjoy snowcat skiing on no-fly days and some of the best dining in the State of Alaska. Member of Heli-Ski US.