Smith Island is located to the north of Partridge Bank, and can produce halibut in the 180- to 200-foot flat spots. This area is very exposed to weather.
Location: 48°19.087 x 122°50.535
Fish the area between the Hoko and Sekiu river mouths . The flat area from 140 to 240 feet out front is generally the best producer.
Location: 48°18.495 x 124 °22.753
Hein Bank consistently a top producer for halibut. Best halibut fishing is on the southern edge of the bank in 100 to 250 feet of water.
Location: 48°20.715 x 123°03.069
One of the most popular close-in areas out of Neah Bay, the Garbage Dump located just to the west of Neah Bay. You can normally see the tribal dump burning up on the hill, making it easy to find. Work the 300-to 325-foot water here.
Location: 48°25.125 x 124°40.528