Chinook Salmon

Fish Details

Name Chinook Salmon
Classification Oncorhynchus tshawytscha

The Chinook SalmonOncorhynchus tshawytscha, is the largest species in the Pacific (Oncorhynchus) salmon family. Other commonly used names for the species include King SalmonQuinnat SalmonSpring Salmon and Tyee Salmon. Chinook are anadromous fish native to the north Pacific Ocean and the river systems of western North America ranging from California to Alaska.


Chinook Salmon

Rivers and Runs this fish is found on

River Run Location Class Current Flow
Lake Creek Lake Chelatna to Yetna Alaska - US I to IV- Visual or Unknown