Chinook Salmon Seasons and Rules

Chinook fishing seasons and rules information for Idaho

2022 Chinook Fishing Seasons and Rules

Fall Chinook Seasons

Fall Chinook Seasons are now printed in the Fishing brochure.

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Seasons change quickly! This page has the current status.

The table below shows stretches of rivers, current fishing status, bag and possession limits, and special restrictions.

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Please Note: River segments with no Chinook fishing opportunity are not listed.

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NOTE: Coho, Chinook salmon, and steelhead can be present at the same time

Chinook Harvest Zone Season Information

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Chinook Season Status

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Fall season

Snake River

Clearwater River

North Fork Clearwater River

Middle Fork Clearwater River

Middle Fork Clearwater River
River Zone Current Season Status Legal Harvest Season Dates Daily Limit Notes

Middle Fork Clearwater River (Mouth to Clear Creek) Fall 2022

Middle Fork Clearwater River
From: Mouth
To: Clear Creek
Closed 8/18/2022 to 10/31/2022 None

South Fork Clearwater River

South Fork Clearwater River
River Zone Current Season Status Legal Harvest Season Dates Daily Limit Notes

South Fork Clearwater River Fall 2022

South Fork Clearwater River
From: Mouth
To: Red river
Closed 8/18/2022 to 10/31/2022 None

Salmon River

Salmon River
River Zone Current Season Status Legal Harvest Season Dates Daily Limit Notes

Salmon River - Mouth to Little Salmon River Fall 2022

Salmon River
From: Mouth
To: Little Salmon River
Closed 8/18/2022 to 10/31/2022 None
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