Alsea River Fishing Report

Alsea River - Alsea, OR

by OR Department of Fish & Wildlife Staff

The Alsea River and bay is open for Chinook salmon. Fishing is slow. Fish are throughout the bay and river. Eggs and bobber can be productive in the upper bay and river as the season progresses.

Steelhead fishing opens on the Alsea River on Nov. 1. Fish are beginning to enter the mainstem. Casting spinners, drifting bait or using a bobber and jig can be effective.

Open for Chinook salmon Aug 1 – Dec 31, upstream to USFS River Edge Boat Landing.

Open for hatchery steelhead Jan 1 – Apr 30 and Nov 1 – Dec 31.
No fishing from a floating device upstream from Mill Creek.
Open for other fish as described in Marine Zone