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Spring Chinook fishing trips near Portland Oregon

By |2018-02-21T21:02:41+00:00February 21st, 2018|Columbia River Fishing, Salmon Fishing|

Spring Chinook fishing trips near Portland Oregon are almost here!!!  I almost thought that spring was coming early this year.  Then it snowed on Valentine’s Day and it just keeps coming. So when is spring going to get here, I am hoping around the first part of March. Mid-March is when I will start testing the [...]

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Columbia River Water Conditions Makes Tough Start For Spring Chinook Salmon Fishing

By |2017-04-28T17:26:33+00:00April 28th, 2017|Columbia River Fishing|

Mid-March spring Chinook fishing on the Columbia River can be tough on normal water condition years, but 2017 Columbia River Spring Chinook Fishing has been something else.  With record rain fall in the Pacific Northwest, enormous amounts of snow had lead to one of the slowest spring Chinook seasons I have personally seen, but one [...]

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Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon Forecast for 2017

By |2017-03-28T15:54:40+00:00December 16th, 2016|Columbia River Fishing, Salmon Fishing|

Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon Forecast 2017 Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon Forecast 2017 has a predicted run of 160,400.  This prediction is 27,600 less Spring Chinook to return to the Columbia River.  As I look at the Bonneville dam count for 2016 spring Chinook; what actually went over the dam for 2016 was only [...]

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Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon Fishing set 2016

By |2017-03-28T16:52:59+00:00January 28th, 2016|Columbia River Fishing|

Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon Fishing set 2016 The 2016 Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon Fishing season is set. The Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon forecast for 2016 is 188,000, and the Willamette River has a forecast of 70,000 returning Spring Chinook Salmon. The Cowlitz River is looking to get one of its best Spring [...]

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2016 Cowlitz River Spring Chinook Salmon Forecast

By |2017-03-28T17:03:26+00:00January 12th, 2016|Washington Fishing|

2016 Cowlitz River Spring Chinook Salmon Forecast 2016 Cowlitz River Spring Chinook Salmon Forecast is predicted return of 25,000 Spring Chinook Salmon. This will be one of the largest Cowlitz River Spring Chinook Salmon returns since the 70s. If this forecast holds up, I will be doing a lot of Cowlitz River Guided Spring Chinook [...]

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2016 Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon Forecast

By |2017-03-28T17:10:39+00:00December 15th, 2015|Columbia River Fishing|

2016 Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon Forecast 2016 Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon Forecast is to be 188,000, which is a great number for returning Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon. The true question is will the 2016 Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon Forecast be the actual return for 2016, if so Columbia River Fishing will be [...]

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