For the dedicate angler, there’s an opportunity to fish for salmon or steelhead almost every day of the year – from cold, wet days on the Columbia River chasing spring chinook, to hot desert days in Central Oregon casting for summer steelhead.
Regulation Updates – most recent in-season regulation changes
Columbia River Fisheries – latest information on fisheries and management issues
Coastal Fall Salmon Seasons – coho and fall chinook seasons are set in June
Fish Counts at Major Dams – track salmon and steelhead returns on major rivers
Salmon, Steelhead and Sturgeon Catch Statistics – annual salmon and steelhead harvest by river
Ocean Salmon Seasons – fishing seasons and daily bag limits are announced in April; fishing begins in late May or June
Steelhead Fishing in Oregon – this brief how-to includes a calendar of returns on Oregon’s top steelhead rivers
Weekly Recreation Report – weekly updates of fishing conditions for almost 200 water bodies
Winter Steelhead Guide – useful overview of where and when to fish for winter steelhead and updates on access, regulation changes and other changes that could affect fishing.