Montana Fish Report

Forcasted To Rise Starting Saturday

Michael McGahan, a guide with Wild Rivers Fishing and Brookings Fishing Charters, holds his first steelhead of the season from the Chetco River. He caught the hatchery fish Dec. 6 drifting roe.
Photo Credit: Photo courtesy of Wild Rivers Fishing

by Kenny Priest

The Van Duzen is forecasted to rise starting Saturday and predicted to peak at roughly 1,400 cfs early Monday morning. The river will likely be muddy through the weekend. Minimum flows to open the river to fishing are 150 cfs. For flow predictions, visit

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Nor Cal Fish Reports Reports
for Thursday, December 3rd, 2020

Elk River: Should Be Another Batch Of Salmong After The Next Major Rain
Chetco River: First Adult Steelhead Are Showing Up
Smith River: Smith is Very Low and Clear

Nor Cal Fish Reports Reports
for Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

Smith River: Salmon Fishing Has Gotten Tougher
Chetco River: Best Action is At The Lower End