Fishing Pasco Richland Kennewick Umatilla

Pasco, Richland and Kennewick have three rivers that are targeted for many species.  The areas fished are Columbia River, Snake River and Yakima River.

Species targeted in this area include Chinook Salmon, Coho Salmon, Steelhead, Sturgeon, Walleye, Catfish and Bass.

Areas fished include Columbia River, Snake River and Yakima

COLUMBIA RIVER: (dates are estimated)

Chinook Salmon:

Spring Chinook: April 15th through May 31st
Fall Chinook: September 15th through October 15th

Coho Salmon: September 15th through October 15th

Steelhead: September 15th through March 1st

Sturgeon: January 1st through December 31st

Walleye: January 1st through December 31st

Bass: February 1st through November 31st

Catfish: February 1st through November 31st

SNAKE RIVER: (dates are estimated)

Chinook Salmon:
Spring Chinook: April 15th through May 31st

Sturgeon: January 1st through December 31st

Walleye: January 1st through December 31st

Bass: February 1st through November 31st

Catfish: February 1st through November 31st

YAKIMA RIVER: (dates are estimated)

Chinook Salmon: May 1st through July 1st

Bass: February 1st through November 31st

Catfish: February 1st through November 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