Razor clamming on the popular Clatsop County beaches reopens on Friday, Oct. 1. 

Beginning Friday, Oct. 1, the lower Columbia River will reopen to adult and jack Chinook salmon retention below Warrior Rock.

All  ODFW offices remain closed to visitors. ODFW staff will be available by phone and email.

Hatcheries have partially reopened during normal visiting hours (8-5 in most cases). Most indoor areas, visitor centers and restrooms remain closed so please plan accordingly. 

Fishing

The Chinook salmon is the largest of the Pacific salmon species and can reach upwards of 50 pound, though 10 to 25 pounds is more common.
It's also known as a king salmon and is Oregon's state fish.