Steelhead fishing status: Open

This page serves as your one-stop status report as official information on steelhead fishing this fall 2017 becomes available.

2017 Steelhead Fishing Status

Steelhead Fishing Status: OPEN

This page will be updated as information becomes available. For additional steelhead fishing information, browse to Idaho Steelhead fishing.

Clearwater fish manager Joe DuPont encouraged steelhead anglers to comment on a proposed harvest season for steelhead and you responded. DuPont provides some insight into the results.

Harvest season for adipose-clipped hatchery steelhead opened Sunday, Oct. 15 on the Snake, Salmon and Clearwater rivers.

Closure took effect at midnight on Aug. 17. Catch and release angling is still allowed

 

Closure took effect at midnight on Aug. 17. Catch and release angling is still allowed