Hoh, Washington Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
Reported by Keith Allison
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Hoh, Washington Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Washington is re-opening recreational fishing as of June to residents and non-residents. Hoh River is closed as of June 6th thru September 15th to protect wild summer Chinook. Quilayute River and it's tributaries are open to fishing.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Hoh is currently Just OK

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: Summer 1200 cfs +/- : Winter 2500 cfs +/-

Visibility: 60 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 50 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: All day

Best stretch: Oxbow to G&L

Best access point: Oxbow Campground or Allens Bar

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:


Fish species: Steelhead, Salmon and Sea Run Cutthroat

Fishing season: Hoh:Sep 16-Apr 15 Bogachiel & Calawah First Sat Jun-Apr 30, Sol Duc:Year-Round

Nearest airport: Seatle Tacoma International Airport

Techniques & Tips

Swinging intruders in chartreuse, black or purple for Chinook. Nymphing the bead or swinging smaller spey flies for summer Steelhead.

7-Day Forecast

Weather is finally clearing up, low flows will be the norm moving forward for the summer. Some sockeye have been showing and summer chinook are beginning to show.

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