: Alsea River: Fall Chinook and coho salmon fishing is slow. The fall Chinook run is nearing the end but some new fish will still be trickling in. Fresh coho salmon will also continue to move through the river but in smaller numbers. Winter steelhead season is approaching quickly and chrome bright steelhead could be targeted in the lower river starting anytime now.
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