Halibut fishing in Alaska is an exciting and popular activity for visitors and locals alike. Alaska is home to some of the world’s largest and tastiest halibut, making it a prime destination for fishing enthusiasts. The nutrient-rich waters of Alaska’s coastline provide the perfect habitat for halibut to thrive. Many weigh in at over 100 pounds. Fishing for halibut can be done in a variety of ways. Charter boats to self-guided excursions can provide an unforgettable adventure for visitors. In addition to the thrill of the catch, halibut fishing also offers the opportunity to take in Alaska’s breathtaking scenery and abundant wildlife, including sea lions, eagles, and whales.
This medallion was designed by Alaskan artist Christy Matthews. It is available in pure copper, golden bronze, 1 oz .999 fine silver, 1 oz single gold relief (24k plating on the front of the silver coin) and 1 oz double gold relief (24k gold plating on both sides). It is similar in size to a silver dollar and comes packaged in an airtight container and handsome gift box. The reverse features our popular “Land of the Midnight Sun” design.