Coho Salmon Seasons and Rules

Coho fishing seasons and rules information for Idaho

2019 Coho Fishing Seasons and Rules

The Idaho Coho salmon fishing seasons happen intermittently. As season status changes, this page will reflect the current seasons and rules.

 

Coho Rules mobile brochure [PDF, 752 KB]

Updated 9/20/2019 12:10 pm MT

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 Coho fishing opportunity are not listed.

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

Coho Harvest Zone Season Information

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Coho Season Status

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Fall season

Clearwater River

Clearwater River
River Code River Zone Current Season Status Legal Harvest Season Dates Daily Limit Possession Limit Notes
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Coho: Clearwater River - Mouth to Memorial Bridge

Clearwater River
From: Mouth
To: Memorial Bridge
Open September 20, 2019 (All day) to October 13, 2019 (All day) Two (2) Coho salmon Six (6) Coho salmon

Fishing will occur 7 days a week.

Special Note

All Coho Salmon are considered Adults. 

3

Coho: Clearwater River - Memorial Bridge to Orofino Bridge

Clearwater River
From: Memorial Bridge
To: Orofino Bridge
Open September 20, 2019 (All day) to October 13, 2019 (All day) Two (2) Coho salmon Six (6) Coho salmon

Fishing will occur 4 days a week (Thursday through Sunday).

Special Note

All Coho Salmon are considered Adults.

4

Coho: Clearwater River - Orofino Bridge to Confluence of South Fork and Middle Fork Clearwater River

Clearwater River
From: Orofino Bridge
To: Confluence of South Fork and Middle Fork Clearwater River
Open September 20, 2019 (All day) to October 13, 2019 (All day) Two (2) Coho salmon Six (6) Coho salmon

Fishing will occur 4 days a week (Thursday through Sunday).

Special Note

All Coho Salmon are considered Adults.

North Fork Clearwater River

North Fork Clearwater River
River Code River Zone Current Season Status Legal Harvest Season Dates Daily Limit Possession Limit Notes
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Coho: North Fork Clearwater River - Mouth to Dworshak Dam

North Fork Clearwater River
From: Mouth of North Fork
To: Dworkshak Dam
Open September 20, 2019 (All day) to October 13, 2019 (All day) Two (2) Coho salmon Six (6) Coho salmon

Fishing will occur 4 days a week (Thursday through Sunday).

Special Note

All Coho Salmon are considered Adults.

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