Port of Alsea, Waldport, Oregon



Crabbing is among the best in the state, and the bay also offers excellent salmon fishing and clamming.  Public docks for crabbing, fishing, and moorage, a launch ramp, day use park and picnic area, are among the facilities available in the Port area.  Many private marinas along the river provide similar services.

A license for all shellfish harvest, including bait shrimp harvest is required. A resident annual license is $7.00.  A nonresident annual license is $20.50 and a 3 day nonresident license is available for $11.50.

Anglers should check the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife regulations for current license requirements, limits and species identification.

Crabbing is easy, fun, and often rewarding!

For Dungeness Crab:
   3 rings only per person
   5-3/4" minimum size limit
   Males only
   12 crab per person per day catch limit

Crabbing update for July/August 2013:  Crabbing is beginning to pick up, with boats getting 8 - 16 per boat. 

For day to day information on crabbing conditions and boat and crab gear rentals, contact Dock of the Bay Marina at (541)961-7948.   1245 Mill Street, P.O. Box 2511, Waldport, OR 97394.  liteons@pioneer.net



Port of Alsea
P.O. Box 1060 · 365-A Port Street · Waldport, Oregon  97394
Phone: 541.563.3872 · E-mail: info@portofalsea.com

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