Columbia River Fishing Report and Forecast Posted on March 23, 2023March 23, 2023 by Bob Rees Columbia springers start to surge, smelt remains a competing bait Columbia River Fishing Report – The creel program is underway for the lower Columbia River and it can be summed up this way, according to... This post is only available to Members. If you are a Member, please be sure to log in and remember to select the Remember Me option. If you want to become a member or find out more, take a look here. If you are looking for our free content head here. And, if you need a hand, please reach out here.