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Oregon Sport Fishing Regulations provide requirements for all zones. However, additional regulations may be adopted in this rule division from time to time and to the extent of any inconsistency, they supersede the printed Oregon Sport Fishing Regulations booklet.

 Northeast Zone Updates

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Revised August 28, 2016


  • John Day River (downstream of Tumwater Falls) effective June 16 – December 31: All steelhead (hatchery and wild) must be released from September 1-October 31. Only one steelhead allowed in the adult salmonid daily bag limit when retention allowed.

  • Marr Pond is open to angling to all game species from July 21 through October 31, 2017 with the following restrictions:

    (a) Allowed harvest methods are by hand, dip net or angling;
    (b) There are no daily catch or possession limits; and
    (c) There are no minimum length requirements.

    Umatilla River

    Open for coho and fall Chinook salmon Sept. 1 – Nov. 30 from the Hwy. 730 Bridge upstream to CTUIR reservation boundary located upstream of Hwy. 11 Bridge.

For more information contact your local ODFW office:

  • Enterprise (541) 426-3279
  • La Grande (541) 963-2138
  • Pendleton (541) 276-2344
  • John Day (541) 575-1167

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