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Portland Fishing Report: Spring Chinook Rolling In

The rivers are hanging at near-perfect levels and the fish are biting! This weekend is going to offer up some great opportunities here in the Portland Metro area. From Steelhead to Salmon to Smelt and Sturgeon…oh yeah, and some great weather! This weekend, anglers will be out in force, but for good reason! Steelhead Rivers […]

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Portland Fishing Report: Warmer Weather is Here

What a difference a week makes. Most Coastal and Valley rivers remain high, but our weather could not be nicer! A vision of things to come as we slowly pull out of Winter and on in to our Spring months and fisheries. What this nicer river does mean, is that our rivers should be dropping […]

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Portland Fishing Report: Smelt, Sturgeon & Chinook

The rain is once again falling here in the Portland metro area and our waterways are on the rise once more. Along with the substantial rainfall, our freezing level is climbing, as well. Although this rain event will be brief and the amount of precipitation is not out of the ordinary, there will be significant […]

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Portland Fishing Report: Steelhead Time is Now

The rain has finally subsided, and the rivers are, at this moment, beginning to drop into shape! For those in search of Steelhead, the time is NOW to get out and enjoy the best water conditions we have seen all season. The water has been high for 2 weeks, but high water does not slow […]

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Portland Fishing Report: The Salmon Have Arrived

This time of year, an angler’s focus is typically on steelhead. But with the snow melting and the waters rising quickly, most systems will be blown out and unfishable this weekend However, if you just cannot wait to get out onto the water in search of some winter chrome, look to the smaller coastal streams […]


Friday Five: Local Hikes Under 5 Miles

With the weather warming up, flowers blooming, and green everywhere you look, it’s time to head outdoors and take in one of the many fantastic hiking opportunities in and around Portland. Explore the many beautiful Gorge waterfalls or check out the fantastic parks in the city – you can’t go wrong. Bring a water bottle, […]