Fishing Vancouver Washington and Portland Oregon

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

Areas fished include Columbia River, Wind River, Drano, Buoy 10

COLUMBIA RIVER: (dates are estimated)
Chinook Salmon:
Spring Chinook: March 1st through May 31st
Fall Chinook: August 1st through September 31st

Coho Salmon: August 1st through September 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

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