: Alsea River: Winter steelhead fishing is slow. Best opportunities for hatchery fish are in the upper river near Alsea Hatchery. Casting spinners, drifting bait or using a bobber and jig can be effective.
Reported by: Oregon D.F.W
Lures & Spinners
River is approximately 55 miles long and and enters the Pacific Ocean at
Waldport. Most people fish for fall chinook salmon and winter steelhead.
Additionally, searun cutthroat can be caught in August and September. Numerous
boat ramps allow good access to the river. (more on the