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Where to catch Dungeness Crabs

Here is a collection of specific areas to catch dungeness crabs by region. For location and directions use Google Maps. Be sure to check your local laws to see when and where you can crab and if a license is required.




Where to Crab in Washington

Puget Sound

Northern Puget Sound
  • Padilla Bay
  • Skagit Bay
  • Birch Bay
  • Utsalady Bay at the top of Camano Island
  • Port Susan
  • Admiralty Inlet
Southern Puget Sound
  • Nisqually Reach
  • Carr Inlet
  • Poverty Bay
  • Case Inlet
Central Puget Sound
  • Port Madison close to Bainbridge Island
  • Apple Cove Point
  • Browns Bay around Edmonds
  • Blake Island
  • Around Alki Lighthouse
Hood Canal
  • Dabob Bay
  • Squamish Harbor
  • Lilliwaup
  • Twanoh State Park
Strait of Juan de Fuca
  • Neah Bay
  • Sekiu
  • Around the San Juan Islands
  • Deception Pass
Grays Harbor - close to Ocean Shores and Westport Jetties

Where to Crab in Oregon

Alsea Bay around Waldport
Yaquina Bay close to Newport
Winchester Bay near Reedsport
Tillamook Bay around Garibaldi
Alsea Bay near Waldport
Siletz Bay
Brookings Jetty
Coos Bay Astoria

Where to Crab in California

Bodega Bay

From the Shore
  • Tomales Bay - Lawson's Landing
  • Humboldt Bay - most piers
  • Crescent City
  • Doran Park Beach Jetties

Cooked Dungeness Crab
Cooked Dungeness Crabs

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