Trinity River Fish Survey


Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 4/14/2017 Reports Reports:  Most rivers will be closed for Steelhead except the Smith will remain open through April and Mainstem Eel River from the South Fork down river is open all year (See Regulations). The Chetco River, Redwood Creek, Mad River, South Fork Eel River, Van Duzen River […]

Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 4/14/2017


Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 3/17/2017 Reports Reports:  River flow conditions and fishing were good for the Chetco, Smith and South Fork Eel River last week. The upper Trinity River has also provided more opportunities for fishing due to river conditions. The South Fork Eel River was an emerald green and nice to see some […]

Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 3/17/2017



Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 3/3/2017 Reports River Reports:  WINTER STORM WARNING from 3/3/2017 Friday to 3/6/2017 Monday 10:00 am River flow conditions and fishing were good for the Chetco, and Smith towards the beginning of the week. The upper Trinity River has also provided more opportunities for fishing . Most coastal rives […]

Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 3/3/2017


Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 2/24/2017 Reports River Reports:  River flow conditions have been poor for the Chetco and Smith at the beginning of the week and not so favorable for other coastal rivers as usual. Most coastal river flows are high with poor clarity. Although rain is in the forecast, flows are predicted to […]

Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 2/24/2017



Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 2/17/2017 Reports River Reports:  River flow conditions were decent for the Chetco and Smith at the beginning of the week and not so favorable for other coastal rivers as usual. Most coastal river flows are high with poor clarity and predicted to rise again next next week. There might be small window […]

Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 2/17/2017


Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 2/10/2017 Reports River Reports:  River flow conditions have been decent for the Chetco and Smith but not so favorable for other coastal rivers. Most coastal river flows are high with poor clarity and predicted to rise next next week. There might be small window this weekend. Steelhead are finally making there way […]

Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 2/10/2017



Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 1/27/2017 Reports River Reports:  River flow conditions have been good for the Chetco and Smith but not so favorable for other coastal rivers. There is a good chance coastal rivers clear up at the end of the weekend to beginning next week. Precipitation is in the forecast starting mid-next […]

Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 1/27/2017


The CDFW’s Trinity River Project 2017 trapping summary through Jan.21 ,2017. Fish continue to enter Trinity River Hatchery at a slow pace this season but Steelhead are increasing. Total combined Chinook did not change from 0 (12/24-12/31) to 0 (1/15-1/21). Total combined Coho did not change from 0 (12/24-12/31) to 0 (1/15-1/21). Total […]

Trinity River Trapping Summary 1/26/2017



Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 1/13/2017 Rivers are Blown Out! Reports River Reports:  River flow conditions have not been favorable for local rivers. Most rivers are not expected to be favorable for Steelhead this weekend except for the Smith and possibly Chetco. Forecasts predict significant precipitation starting next week. The rivers were previously turning color […]

Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 1/13/2017


Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 1/6/2017 HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Reports River Reports:  River flow conditions have not been favorable for local rivers and we are forecasting significant precipitation starting Saturday. The rivers are turning color with good visibility but Winter Steelhead are not making there way into the river systems as predicted. Most rivers […]

Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 1/6/2017