Update to steelhead fishing restrictions in the Columbia River

Columbia River

by OR Department of Fish & Wildlife Staff

Effective Jan. 6 through March 31, 2023, the Columbia River mainstem is closed to both angling for and retention of steelhead from The Dalles Dam upstream to the Oregon/Washington border (upstream of McNary Dam). The rule has been modified to reflect the original intent to close angling for steelhead.

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