Chetco River - Brookings, OR

River Information

Fish Species: Chinook Salmon, Coho Salmon, Cutthroat Trout, Steelhead

Latest Photos

Craig Nunley of Caldwell, Idaho, holds a steelhead he caught and released Dec. 27 while fishing the Upper Chetco River with guide Andy Martin of Wild Rivers Fishing. The steelhead hit a bead and roe.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Wild Rivers Fishing.
Paul Bocher of Reedsport landed this hefty fall Chinook salmon while fishing the Chetco “Bubble” fishery in 2018. The ODFW is proposing a one-year temporary closure to the fishery in 2019 due to extremely low preseason forecasts of returning wild kings to the Chetco this fall.
Photo Credit: Photo courtesy of Andy Martin/ Brookings Fishing Charters.
Paul Bocher
Photo Credit: IGS
Photo Credit: IGS

Chetco River Whoppers

Species Weight Date Report
Chinook Salmon 49 lbs. 13 oz. 10-14-2017 View Report
Chinook Salmon 20 lbs. 9-17-2016 View Report
Steelhead 19 lbs. 1-09-2018 View Report
Steelhead 15 lbs. 1-31-2017 View Report
Steelhead 11 lbs. 1-06-2018 View Report

Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
1-14-2021 Expect Peak Season Type Fishing As The Chetco Drops
“Steelhead fishing was improving on the Chetco before... more »
Kenny Priest
1-7-2021 Showing Signs of Getting Good
Just as the Chetco was showing signs of... more »
Kenny Priest
12-31-2020 The Chetco Blew Out Over The Weekend
The Chetco blew out over the weekend, reaching... more »
Kenny Priest
12-24-2020 In Prime Shape For Steelhead
The Chetco has been in prime shape for... more »
Kenny Priest
12-17-2020 Chetco Fishing Report
“The Chetco hit 5,000 [cubic feet per second]... more »
Kenny Priest

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