Fishing Report – About Weather & Flow Conditions
Fishing report are about the adult salmon count, weather and flow conditions for the Columbia River Gorge in Oregon and Washington to help you plan a successful fly fishing experience. The current weather conditions come from the Weather Service giving you current weather conditions and one week forecast. The current flow conditions for the Deschutes, John Day and Hood River, are provided. The Columbia River Fish Passage provides current fish counts at Bonneville Dam.
Adult Salmon Count
The adult Salmon and Steelhead count can be found at http://www.fpc.org/adultsalmon_home.html. The fish passage data is updated regularly, sometimes every hour. The site gives you a lot of information about adult pit tag detections, links to Oregon and Washington fish and wildlife agencies of interest to fishermen.
Current Weather Conditions Fishing Report:
Cascade Locks OR Stevenson WA Carson WA Viento State Park OR Drano Lake WA Hood River OR Memaloose State Park OR Lyle WA The Dalles OR Wishram WA Biggs Junction OR Goldendale WA Rufus OR John Day Dam Arlington OR Roosevelt WA
Current Flow Conditions Fishing Report:
The current flow conditions is provided by USGS. The Deschutes River reports are taken near Culver, Madras and at Moody near Culver Oregon.
The John Day River reports are taken near John Dear, Camp Creek, near Galena, Ritter, Monument, service Creek and JcDonald Ferry. All sites are located in Oregon.
The Hood River reports are taken at Tucker Bridge near Hood River and Columbia River at Hood River Oregon.
The Klickitat River reports are taken above West Fork near Glenwood and near Pitt. All sites are located in Washington.
Columbia River Fish Passage Fishing Report
Adult Returns for Columbia and Snake River Dams. Adult Returns fishing reports for Columbia and Snake River Dams – Graph Adult Salmon Database. This graph compares annual and 10 year average. Select a dam sites for data.
For more about fishing reports you can contact Paul Anderson at FlyFishing Strategies Fly Shop.