Alsea River Fishing Report

Alsea River - Alsea, OR


by OR Department of Fish & Wildlife Staff
12-27-2016
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The Alsea River and bay is open for Chinook salmon through Dec. 31. 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 opened on the Alsea River and listed tributaries. Fishing is fair when river conditions are favorable. Casting spinners, drifting bait or using a bobber and jig can be effective.

NOTICE: JAN. 5 PUBLIC MEETING ABOUT ALSEA RIVER BOAT RAMP

The possible development of a recreational boating facility at Don Lindly Park on the Alsea River will be the topic of a public meeting scheduled for Jan. 5 from 4-6 p.m. at Waldport City Hall. Lincoln County and the Oregon State Marine Board will host the event and are asking for input on development of a public boat ramp, docks, parking and sanitation at Don Lindly Park on the Alsea River at Hwy. 34 milepost 7. For more information, contact Keith Andresen, Lincoln County Parks Superintendent at 541-574-1215, or Janine Belleque, Oregon State Marine Board Boating Facilities Manager, at 503-378-2628.