• Steelhead, bass, salmon fishing closures on Deschutes River this summer

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    Restrictions on Steelhead and bass on the Deschutes are in effect. Learn more here.

    The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is announcing restrictions on Steelhead and bass fishing on the Deschutes River starting next week. Closures are also coming later this summer on Chinook and Coho fishing. But Trout fishing remains open.

    Here is the press release from ODFW


    THE DALLES, Ore.—With another low run of summer steelhead forecast, angling closures for steelhead, bass and salmon will be in effect for parts of the Deschutes River this summer starting as early as June 1.

    The closures are in keeping with the Deschutes River steelhead fishery framework that fishery managers presented earlier this year due…