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March 30, 2020

2020 Umatilla River Fishing Report

  Lunker Alert!   03/30/2020   2020 Umatilla River Fishing Report:   ODFW FISHING RULE CHANGE   No spring Chinook fishing, steelhead fishing also closing April […]
February 5, 2020
Spring Chinook

Get ready for the 2020 Columbia River Spring Chinook season

  Salmon: The spring Chinook season doesn’t officially get underway on the lower Columbia River until March, but anglers can fish for ocean-fresh early arrivals under current […]
January 15, 2020
Spring Chinook

Mainstem Umpqua spring Chinook anglers can only retain hatchery fish

  ROSEBURG, Ore – Mainstem Umpqua River anglers may only retain hatchery spring Chinook salmon during the upcoming Feb. 1 – June 30 springer season; all […]
December 11, 2019

Additional Chinook mortality leads to North Coast fall salmon angling closure

  TILLAMOOK, Ore. Following a recent die-off of fall Chinook salmon in the Wilson River, excessive pre-spawn mortality of fall Chinook in other nearby rivers has […]
December 5, 2019

Die-off prompts ODFW to close Wilson River to salmon angling

  TILLAMOOK, Ore. – A recent die-off of fall Chinook salmon in the Wilson River has prompted fishery managers to close the river to all salmon […]
November 14, 2019

Fly Fishing – How to choose the right fly rod

  When it comes to selecting the right fly rod there is a bewildering array of choices. Length, weight or more correctly power, action, material and […]
September 14, 2019

2019 Quilcene River fishing report

  Lunker Alert!   09/14/2019   2019 Quilcene river fishing report: Me and my new pro-staffer arrived on the scene at the big Quilcene just as […]
September 14, 2019

2019 Columbia River Fishing Report

Photo courtesy of Columbia River Fishing Guide Buddy Dupell of Columbia River Fishing Adventures Lunker Alert!   09/16/2019   2019 Columbia River Fishing Report: Since the […]
September 11, 2019

2019 Quilcene River fishing report

  Lunker Alert!   09/11/2019   2019 Quilcene river fishing report: Another early start on the river, hooked up with a little one right off the […]