Columbia River Fishing Report and Forecast April 15th, 2016 Posted on April 14, 2016April 14, 2016 by Bob Rees Columbia River Fishing Report – With the Columbia River all but shut down for spring Chinook, this job gets much easier for me now. The 1-day earlier than modeled closure... This post is only available to Members. If you are a Member, please be sure to log in. You can do this on the top right of almost any page on our site. If you want to become a member or find out more, take a look here.