Grays River, West Fork Back to Washington

Fishing Rules

Min. size 12". Daily limit 6. Up to 2 may be adults. Only hatchery CHINOOK and hatchery COHO may be retained.
Jun 02 thru Dec 31
All Game Fish
Catch-and-release except daily limit 3 hatchery STEELHEAD.
Jun 02 thru Mar 15
All CHINOOK must be adipose and/or ventral fin clipped to be retained.
Aug 01 thru Dec 31
Night closure, anti-snagging rule, and stationary gear restriction. When the anti-snagging rule is in effect, only fish hooked inside the mouth may be retained.
Aug 01 thru Nov 15


Additional Information


Mouth to hatchery intake/footbridge (596).

CLOSED WATERS - Oct. 16-Nov. 30: from the posted markers approximately 300 yards below the hatchery road bridge downstream to mouth.

Col. R. Salmon/Steelhead Endorsement (p. 14).

Barbless hooks required for Salmon/Steelhead (p. 14).

Mandatory Hatchery Steelhead Retention (p. 14).

Boat Launch:
Two Poles Allowed:
Kids Only:
County: Wahkiakum State: WA Country: United States

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