: Alsea River: Winter steelhead fishing is slow. The river closes to all fishing effective May 1 and will reopen with the cutthroat trout fishery on May 22.
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