: LAKE BILLY CHINOOK: Fishing has been good to fair for kokanee with the best fishing on the Metolius arm. Recent sampling indicates the kokanee are averaging just under 11 inches. Bull trout fishing was fair and bass fishing has been picking up. Anglers are reminded there are small numbers of spring Chinook and summer steelhead in Lake Billy Chinook as part of the reintroduction effort. Please release these fish unharmed.
Reported by: Oregon D.F.W
Lures & Spinners
About: -Billy Chinook is recognized at one of the best lakes
in the northwest to fish for Bull Trout. Every year anglers await the first day
of March in hope of catching trophy bulls up to 15 pounds in the Metolius Arm of
Lake Billy Chinook. (more on