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Oregon Fish Reports has been serving Oregon since January 2016. We have river reports, charter boat reports, guide reports and much more. Please browse our resource to find fishing information from the Columbia River down to the Brookings, OR and everything in between. Please contact us if you would like to have your business added to our resource.

Take ODFW’s new Coyote and Gray Wolf ID Quiz

by ODFW / Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
ODFW has launched a new online Coyote and Gray Wolf ID Quiz to help people differentiate between wolves and coyotes. Find the online quiz at http://bit.ly/2x56uoU  or at the ODFW Wolves website. The quiz uses actual photos of various wolves and coyotes
(More...) (Sunday, September 24, 2017)

Chetco and Rogue Mouths Kicking Out Kings

by LARRY ELLIS / MyOutdoorBuddy.com
Fall is in the air and that means that fall Chinook are starting to poke their noses into the Chetco Bay.  Anglers who are trolling spinnerbait/anchovy rigs, straight bait rigs and Kastmasters are starting to hook up with the beginning
(More...) (Saturday, September 23, 2017)

Public meetings on 2018 recreational Pacific halibut fisheries

by ODFW / Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
ODFW will host two public meetings on the 2018 recreational Pacific halibut fisheries next week: Tuesday, Sept. 26 at 6 p.m., North Bend Public Library, 1800 Sherman Ave, North Bend Wednesday, Sept. 27 at 6 p.m, ODFW Marine Resources Program conference room, 2040 SE
(More...) (Thursday, September 21, 2017)

Cascade Elk: Access Issues and Low Odds Persist

by JASON HALEY / My Outdoor Buddy
Expect more of the same this year in the southern Cascades, according to ODFW’s Mark Vargas in Medford. Winter was “harsh” but it didn’t affect elk. The October snow storms didn’t increase the harvest, either, despite deer hunters taking advantage.
(More...) (Tuesday, September 19, 2017)

ODFW Issues Severe Ocean Bottomfishing Restrictions

by LARRY ELLIS / MyOutdoorBuddy.com
Beginning Monday, September 18, Oregon recreational anglers will no longer be allowed to retain ocean groundfish and lingcod, a day that will forever be known as Black Monday.  The ban will continue through the rest of the year or until further notice
(More...) (Saturday, September 16, 2017)

House Bill Title Alludes Forest Protection And Electrical Reliability

by CAPT. WILLIAM E. SIMPSON II / My Outdoor Buddy
There is recent news about a bill sponsored by Congressman Doug LaMalfa that is couched as an 'Electrical Reliability and Forest Protection Act': (H.R.1873 - Electricity Reliability and Forest Protection Act). A careful examination and analysis of this bill suggests that it
(More...) (Saturday, September 16, 2017)

Tuna hitting the decks up and down the coast

by KENNY PRIEST / Fishing the North Coast
Calm seas and warm water has descended on the North Coast, and boats headed offshore from Fort Bragg to Gold Beach, and all ports in between, were coming home with coolers full of albacore. Fort Bragg was the place to
(More...) (Thursday, August 31, 2017)

OR-CA Forests At Risk For Extinction Due To Gross Mismanagement

by CAPT. WILLIAM E. SIMPSON II / My Outdoor Buddy
How many millions of acres of forest can we allow to burn as a result of mismanagement before there is no forest left? In 2015 we lost 10.1-million acres of forest just on the west coast. At that rate how
(More...) (Sunday, August 27, 2017)

Murray Reservoir Fishing Report

The lake temperature is still in the low 80s and the bass are hitting well all around the lake. San Carlos Bay, Del Cerro Point, and Cowles point are all producing nice fish. There were no reports of Catfish
(More...) (Sunday, August 20, 2017)

Murray Reservoir Fishing Report

Like the old saying goes...There's a first time for everything! Cecil & Kathy Brookins visiting Lake Murray from Oxnard were on the fishing pier using cut Mackerel for Catfish and caught a 16 pound STRIPED BASS! As far as anyone
(More...) (Sunday, August 13, 2017)

Hell Hole, the Best Kind

by PHIL AKERS / My Outdoor Buddy
If you like camping and fishing in extremely remote locales, Hell Hole Reservoir is for you. It's located in the Eldorado National Forest, reached by very long, sinuous roads, and there's rainbows, browns, mackinaw, and kokanee to fish for. Like
(More...) (Friday, July 28, 2017)

Chetco River steelhead fishing Brookings Oregon

by DAVE JACOBS / Dave Jacobs Professional Guide Service
There have been many steelhead fishing options now that the rivers have dropped into fishable shape. One of the better North coast steelhead fishing rivers is the Chetco River near Brookings Oregon. The Chetco River has had great
(More...) (Tuesday, January 31, 2017)

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