South coast surf anglers have been making good catches

Central & South Coast Reports – Offshore launches should be possible this coming weekend off the central Oregon coast. Saturday is the transition but Sunday looks positively friendly according to NOAA forecasts. South coast surf anglers have been making good catches of redtail and calico surf perch whenever the ocean has laid down. The Bandon,…

Big Chetco River Steelhead

[it-exchange-member-content membership_ids=”194,72″] Central & South Coast Reports – The ocean was friendly on Wednesday this week, allowing Charters to venture offshore out of Depoe Bay and Newport. Catches of ling cod and rockfish were good with limits common on a flat ocean. Offshore anglers are reminded that cabezon may not be retained as part of…

Mixed success for winter steelhead

[it-exchange-member-content membership_ids=”72″] Central & South Coast Reports – Offshore conditions were prime on Wednesday with anglers out of Newport and Depoe Bay enjoying light winds and a flat ocean. Bottomfish did not disappoint either, with limits or near limits taken of both rockfish and lingcod. As of January 1, cabezon cannot be retained as part…

Chinook lingering at Indian Creek

[it-exchange-member-content membership_ids=”72″] Central & South Coast Reports – High winds and heavy rains have pummeled the central Oregon coast this week. As a consequence, storm-watching has replaced offshore fishing out of the ports of Depoe Bay and Newport. Conditions for the weekend and into the coming week are for high winds and rough seas. Stay…