Steelhead on the lower Deschutes now not worth the trouble Posted on February 14, 2015February 21, 2015 by Michael Teague Central and Eastern Oregon – If one can find any summer steelhead on the lower Deschutes now, they’re not worth the trouble. Winters will start to show in fishable numbers in July with better fishing... 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.