Salmon

Late season Fishing on the Elk & Sixes Rivers in Southern Oregon Provided Great Sport for Salmon and Steelhead Enthusiasts

Late season Fishing on the Elk & Sixes Rivers in Southern Oregon Provided Great Sport for Salmon and Steelhead Enthusiasts

Even chrome-bright Chinook laden with sea lice were still cooperating into the 1st week of January

The Oregon South Coast Rivers Produce Nice Catches When River Levels Cooperate

The Oregon South Coast Rivers Produce Nice Catches When River Levels Cooperate

Pat & Julia are all smiles with a portion of their limit from last Saturday's South-coast fishing excursion

Elk & Sixes River Chinook Fishing - Crankin' in the Big Boys

Elk & Sixes River  Chinook Fishing   -  Crankin' in the Big Boys

Fishing was great on the Elk & Sixes Rivers for a couple weeks or more while we had enough water in the rivers to invite the returning salmon and to float drift boats. While Seattle and Portland have been hammered with rain, recent storms have somehow missed Port Orford causing me to have to reschedule this weeks' trips due to low water levels in the rivers. Bring on the Rain!

With rainfall and consequent rising rivers, our Elk-Sixes fishing for big Chinook has been anything but disappointing

With rainfall and consequent rising rivers, our Elk-Sixes fishing for big Chinook has been anything but disappointing

Hank can certainly attest to the size and power of these late-run fish!

The Siuslaw River Continues to Produce some Beautiful Big Chinook

The Siuslaw River Continues to Produce some Beautiful Big Chinook

After losing a similar sized brute on his previous outing, Gary's patience paid off as he tied into a massive beast while trolling the lower Siuslaw River on Tuesday