Carbon River Fishing
The Carbon river offers several excellent Lunker opportunities with cookie cutter winter run Steelhead averaging 8-10 pounds. Did I forget to mention salmon? The Carbon River is also loaded with Silvers, Kings, and Pinks as well.
When to Fish
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Salmon season opens September to November, Steelhead, September through January.
**See Washington State fishing REGS for exact times.
This fishery generally allows 6 Salmon per day, but only 4 can be adults. Trout 2 hatchery Steelhead per day.
**See Washington State fishing REGS for details.
Preferred Fishing Tackle:
Tackle: Corky and yarn, spinners
Bait: Salmon Eggs, Sand Shrimp
Stink: Salmon Eggs and Sand Shrimp
Combat Fishing Rating:
Sniper. Pretty much all alone! Except during peak season then it’s time to duck!
Carbon River Water levels
Carbon River Discharge Rate
Carbon River Water Levels are provided by the United States Geological Survey data system.
Carbon River Fishing Access:
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