Mar 07,2008 00:00
CROOKED RIVER MAINSTEM: rainbow trout
CROOKED RIVER BELOW BOWMAN DAM: redband trout
Mouth to Warm Springs
Trout anglers will be successful by using nymphs. Water temperatures are cold but some bug hatches are occurring in the middle of the day. Anglers are reminded that the Deschutes River upstream from the northern boundary of the Warms Springs Reservation is closed to angling until April 26, 2008.
Lake Billy Chinook to Benham Falls
No anglers were interviewed as basis for a report. Please note that recent increased flow makes this stretch a little more of a challenge for anglers.
No recent reports.
HAYSTACK RESERVOIR: rainbow trout, brown trout
HOOD RIVER: summer steelhead, winter steelhead
LAKE BILLY CHINOOK: Bull trout, brown trout, rainbow trout, kokanee, smallmouth bass
The Metolius arm opened to anglers beginning March 1. Anglers are reporting fair success for bull trout. There is also opportunity for rainbow trout, brown trout and kokanee.
Reports of some fair angling for redband trout and bull trout from Allingham Bridge downstream.
OCHOCO RESERVOIR: rainbow trout
No recent reports though the boat ramp is open and the reservoir is ice free.
PINE HOLLOW RESERVOIR: rainbow trout
PRINEVILLE RESERVOIR: rainbow trout