River Boat On The Columbia River

Grant's Getaways: Big fish on the Columbia River - kgw.com

“Hey, hey, first fish of the day,” he yelled. Fishing partner Trey Carskadon hooked a salmon and was having a blast. From 300 feet up, the 4-mile wide maw of the Columbia River at Astoria is awesome, while down on the surface, the scenery gets even better. As longtime salmon fisherman, John Krauthoefer, slid the net under the 7-pound Chinook salmon, he smiled and said, “I think it’s barbeque time at the Carskadon’s. The 2016 forecast salmon run is pegged at nearly a million Chinook across the Columbia River bar. Source: www.kgw.com