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It’s Crab Season: 5 Tips & Tricks For Better Crab

The Dungeness crab is delicious if cooked with care. Here are 5 tips to think about.

Dungeness crab is delicious if handled with care. Caution! Avoid crab caught in bays contaminated with heavy metals.

It’s crab season in the Pacific Northwest and time to get those pots in the water. No pots? Not to worry, because you can take your pitchfork to your favorite bay and find crabs hiding in shallow water as the tide goes out. Be sure to purchase a license and follow the crabbing rules.

If you have access to a boat you can make a crab ring and actually fish for crabs in shallow water or set pots out in deep water to pick up later. Continue reading