Winter steelhead fishing has been off to an ok start in Southern Oregon. Numbers have been down on the South Umpqua, but we have caught fish every time. The weather has also made it difficult with the river often being too high to fish. Side drifting yarnies with a small piece of eggs cured in [...]
The weather has been great the past week, and fishing has been even better. We are catching multiple winter steelhead every day on the South Umpqua, and there have been lots of hatchery keepers in the mix. Fishing should remain good all the way through March, and I have plenty of availability.
Winter steelhead are showing up on the South Umpqua near Canyonville, and it will only continue to get better. These are some of the biggest steelhead in the Northwest, and one of the best chances at catching a fish of a lifetime. The river is currently on the rise, and as soon as it drops [...]