Summer Chinook
Willamette Zone

Who needs a Columbia River Basin Endorsement

All anglers fishing for salmon, steelhead or sturgeon (catch-and-release and retention) on all rivers and tributaries in the Columbia River Basin need to have a Columbia River Basin Endorsement.

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Where to fish

The southwest area follows Interstate 5 from Drain south to the Oregon-California border and includes the communities of Grants Pass,...

Where to fish

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Buying a license or permit

Most big game hunters must purchase their tag -- online or at an ODFW office or license vendor -- no...