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Fresh steelhead heading into the Chetco river

by LARRY ELLIS / MyOutdoorBuddy.com
I just love the month of December.  It's the time of the year when the thought of catching a silver-bright metalhead is not just a fanciful pipe dream, but a sensible rationality that can start dominating your reality. Take last week
(More...) (Saturday, December 3, 2016)

Steelhead season set to explode on coastal rivers

by KENNY PRIEST / Fishing the North Coast
North Coast rivers are likely seeing the last of the late fall-run salmon push in this week as all of the rivers are back on the drop following last weekend’s storms. The majority of these late-season kings have already made
(More...) (Thursday, December 1, 2016)

ODFW Weekly Recreational Report

by ODFW / Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
First winter steelhead arrive in some coastal rivers Thanksgiving is the traditional “start” of the winter steelhead fishing on many coastal rivers. Rains and higher water levels will bring fish into the rivers but the best fishing will be when water
(More...) (Thursday, December 1, 2016)

Crabbing closure due to high domoic acid

by LARRY ELLIS / MyOutdoorBuddy.com
December 1 usually marks the first day that recreational crabbers can start harvesting Dungeness crab.  But impending storms are not the only reason why that opener will not be occurring this year. High levels of a deadly toxin called domoic acid
(More...) (Saturday, November 26, 2016)

ODFW Weekly Recreational Report

by OR DEPARTMENT OF FISH & WILDLIFE STAFF / Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
Take family and friends fishing for free on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 25 and 26. It’s a free fishing weekend in Oregon and no licenses, tags or endorsements will be required to fish anywhere in the state. Some good bets include: Thanksgiving often marks
(More...) (Friday, November 25, 2016)

ODFW Weekly Recreational Report

by OR DEPARTMENT OF FISH & WILDLIFE STAFF / Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
Take family and friends fishing for free on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 25 and 26. It’s a free fishing weekend in Oregon and no licenses, tags or endorsements will be required to fish anywhere in the state. Some good bets include: ·  Thanksgiving often
(More...) (Wednesday, November 23, 2016)

Depoe Bay Update

by TYLER TURNER / Tacklebuster Sportfishing
Captain Ty Turner checked in from the Tacklebuster out of Depoe Bay. Ty said, "Fish on guys! Excellent Ling Cod bite going on with this high pressure system and fast currents. Close to a limit of rockfish and 15-20
(More...) (Saturday, July 30, 2016)

Depoe Bay Halibut

by TYLER TURNER / Tacklebuster Sportfishing
Captain Ty Turner checked in from the Tacklebuster out of Depoe Bay, OR. We had a 60 pound inshore Halibut caught today while bottom fishing!! Close to a limit of rockfish, 20-25 ling cod and 63 crab for 7 pots.
(More...) (Monday, June 6, 2016)

So Oregon Steelhead Update

by CHRIS CARSON / Caron's Guide Service
Winter Steelhead fishing here in Southern Oregon has still been going strong!!! Whether you like to use conventional gear or fly fishing gear, both techniques have been working really good!! We will be fishing for Winter Steelhead until the third
(More...) (Wednesday, March 9, 2016)

Umpqua Good

by MARIO GOMEZ / Ironhead Guide Service
The fishing and the weather have been amazing the past few week. We are seeing steady numbers of fresh fish entering the river systems. Plenty of hatchery fish around to bring joy to your brain and belly. We have been
(More...) (Monday, February 29, 2016)

Umpqua Steelhead

by MARIO GOMEZ / Ironhead Guide Service
Spent the weekend chasing steelhead in southern Oregon, and did well. The rivers were very busy but all of the guides were seeing 5 to 10 fish a day. The bait, yarn, and fly's all produced fish. The larger river
(More...) (Tuesday, February 16, 2016)

Back at It!

by CHRIS CARSON / Caron's Guide Service
I would like to start off by saying thanks to all who stopped by our booth at the Sacramento Sportsmen Show this last weekend. We had record breaking attendance. Winter Steelhead fishing here in Southern Oregon has been absolutely
(More...) (Friday, January 29, 2016)

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