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October 27, 2011
By Niels Nokkentved, IDFG
Salmon fishing in
The season opened Sept. 1 on
Lewiston, Orofino, Riggins, and Grangeville areas are all showing good steelhead fishing, and the Riggins area is especially good! Hot Shot plugs are effective. Orofino river area is reporting excellent fly fishing.
As of Oct. 24, anglers had
caught 15 marked adults and 19 jacks and caught and released 51 unmarked fish in
Hatchery-origin fish are marked with a clipped adipose fin.
This year, more than 25,000 fall adult and 19,000 jack Chinook salmon crossed Lower Granite Dam.
Riverside Sport Shop/Sinclair
11320 U.S. Highway 12, Orofino--208-476-5418
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