Columbia River Fishing Report and Forecast July 29th, 2016 Posted on July 28, 2016 by Bob Rees Columbia River Fishing Report – The hot news on the Columbia is the strong surge of Chinook salmon that have entered the lower estuary. Last year at this time, we... 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.