Complex Columbia River fall salmon regulations start Saturday

What might be the most complicated set of Columbia River fall salmon sportfishing regulations in history begins Saturday. Managers in Oregon and Washington are hoping recent surges in summer chinook and sockeye salmon will play out as well for fall chinook and summer Read More

Columbia River summer salmon, steelhead fishing on through end of July

CLACKAMAS, Ore.—Fishery managers in Washington and Oregon set additional salmon and steelhead fishing days this month during their joint meeting today, thanks to the continued strong upper Columbia summer Chinook and sockeye runs. Recreational fishing will be open July 16 through July Read More

States set 2020 Oregon summer and fall salmon and Steelhead Fishing seasons

    CLACKAMAS, Ore. – Oregon and Washington fishery managers recently announced seasons and regulations for 2020 summer and fall Columbia River fisheries. Although sockeye and fall Chinook returns show improvement from 2019, below average projections for summer Chinook, coho, and upriver Read More

Columbia River Salmon fishing seasons and more salmon fishing trips!

  Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife   May 13, 2020   Joint State Action The states of Oregon and Washington discussed the following recreational fisheries and took the following actions: Mainstem Columbia River Spring Chinook Recreational Fisheries        • Read More

Spring Chinook Salmon Fishing in Portland, FOR: The Thrill of a Lifetime!

The first run of salmon in Oregon is the Spring Chinook migration that begins in March. Once they grow large enough to make the trip, they begin their  journey from the pacific ocean and start the journey up the Columbia, Clackamas, and Read More

2020 COLUMBIA AND WILLAMETTE RIVER SPRING SALMON SEASONS

  WILLAMETTE RIVER : Open 7 days a week, 2 hatchery Chinook a day, barbed hooks are allowed.     COLUMBIA RIVER: Per permanent regulations, open below warrior rock until  – February 29 one Chinook Salmon per day.   – Above Warrior Read More