Deschutes River Regulation Changes

Deschutes River - Maupin, OR

by OR Department of Fish & Wildlife Staff

Open for adipose fin-clipped chinook from Aug. 15 to Oct. 31 from the mouth at the I-84 bridge upstream to Sherars Falls.
The daily bag limit is two adult chinook and five jacks (jacks chinook are 15 to 24 inches long).
All non-adipose fin-clipped chinook must be released unharmed.
The use of bait is restricted to the section of the river from Sherars Falls downstream to the upper railroad trestle.