Salmon

Surprise Catch!

Spring Chinook and Summer Steelhead fishing on the McKenzie remains excellent. We were tagged out on Springers yesterday by 11:00 am with 4 adults and a Jack salmon to boot.

Fishing now Excellent on Oregon's Majestic McKenzie

Fishing now Excellent on Oregon's Majestic McKenzie

A great bite is producing some fantastic fishing in the lower Willamette Valley.

Bill & Hank take a bunch to the Bank

Bill & Hank take a bunch to the Bank

Bill & Hank had a stellar day on Wednsday, June 16, going 10 for 14 while fishing for salmon and steelhead with Roaring Fork Guide Service.

In Spite of High Water Conditions, McKenzie & Willamette Salmon now Showing in Good Numbers

Cal Walsh and Scott Partridge savor the Moment as they display one of the numerous prize catches on a McKenzie float trip.

Folks are beginning to get a taste for the great local fishing that has been forecast for the 2010 Willamette Spring Chinook Run. The fish have arrived and consequently the number of fish available has not been the limiting factor here in the southern Willamette Valley rivers this past week. High water conditions has proved to be the single most challenging factor for fishermen in search of Spring Chinook and Summer steelhead here on the Mckenzie, South Santiam and Middle Fork Willamette rivers.