Seward Alaska Ling Cod
Our first fishing was for Alaska silver salmon and we bagged our limit in about an hour.
We then motored for a while to another spot where we went after some
These guys don't put up much of a fight - kinda like hauling a garage door up
... from 250 feet below the surface.
But then I had a heavy fish that put up a bit
of a fight at the end. We were all looking over the edge to see what
the heck I was pulling up from the depths and as it became visible,
Captain Crudd says
"It's a Ling Cod ... and it's a HOG!"
Pretty nasty looking fish as can be seen below and you want to be careful
due to sharp teeth and gills - very pre-historic looking. While there,
we even caught a
yellow eye rockfish just to add some color to our Alaska fish collection.
BTW, if you like these pictures, check out
the Rat Hunter.
An Alaska Ling Cod
Gnarly looking fish
Captain's Kevin & Crudd with Sis Stephanie
Alek (armed with a bat) battles an Alaska Ling Cod
Our Ling Cod and Halibut at Seward Alaska
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