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Welcome to the fishing section! Here you'll find information about all the great gorge lakes, rivers, reservoirs and streams which are home to many fish including salmon, steelhead, trout, walleye, sturgeon, bass, crappie, catfish and more!

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Didn't catch a bite? No sweat! Come down to the Windseeker Restaurant in The Dalles for some of the best fish in the Columbia River Gorge!

Smoked Salmon, tba, tba all can be found at Gilmore Fish Smokehouse!


News and Events

Youth Fishing Trip: For ages 8 and up. No experience necessary. Kids learn the basics of fishing along with wilderness survival skills. We'll be fishing at Kingsley Reservoir near Hood River. Time: 9am until 3pm. Cost: $15. Register at Parks and Rec. (The Dalles) by calling 541-296-9533. - 7/21

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How to Make Money Fishing for Pike Minnow - Did you know that the state will pay you to catch these Salmon egg eaters? Start making money doing something you love TODAY! Get all the details here!


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Types of Fishing

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Gorge Fish Hatcheries

Lakes in the Columbia River Gorge

Rivers in the Columbia River Gorge