Fishing Leavenworth Washington

The scenic Leavenworth Valley is home to the Icicle River.  The Icicle is the first river to open for Chinook Salmon within 75 miles of Wenatchee.  The Icicle River is a drift boat fishery, no-motors-allowed.   It offers great Chinook Salmon fishing in the spring and great Coho Salmon Fishing in the fall.

Species targeted in this area include Chinook Salmon and Coho Salmon.

Areas fished include Icicle River

ICICLCE RIVER: (dates are estimated)

Chinook Salmon: May 15th through July 31st

Coho Salmon: September 1st through October 31st

Columbia River Fish counts

Chinook Adult 103; Chinook Jack 22; Steelhead 66; Wild Steelhead 9

Chinook Adult 598; Chinook Jack 54; Steelhead 665; Wild Steelhead 335; Shad 16016; Sockeye 1176; Lamprey 279

Chinook Adult 333; Chinook Jack 54; Steelhead 337; Wild Steelhead 151; Sockeye 713; Lamprey 222

Chinook Adult 362; Chinook Jack 54; Steelhead 188; Wild Steelhead 107; Sockeye 1384; Lamprey 169

Chinook Adult 662; Chinook Jack 29; Steelhead 163; Wild Steelhead 96; Shad 50563; Sockeye 2688; Lamprey 31