Willamette River Fishing Report and Forecast Posted on June 4, 2020June 4, 2020 by Bob Rees Springer Bite Starting to Slow, Shad Taking Off Willamette River Fishing Report – Excitement in the Willamette fishery is waning, and so are the catch rates for spring Chinook. Catch rates actually bumped from last... 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.