Fishing Report for October 12, 2012

Written by Observer Upload October 15, 2012 01:24 pm

NORTHEAST ZONE

Weekend fishing opportunities

Fishing for smallmouth bass and channel catfish is good on the John Day River.

Steelhead fishing is starting to pick up on the Grande Ronde River; trout fishing also has improved with the onset of cooler temperatures.

October is a great month to fish the Wallowa River for trout and whitefish

Peach (Ladd Marsh) and Roulet Ponds have been stocked with rainbows for a fall fishing opportunity.

Coho, jack fall chinook and summer steelhead fishing has been good in the lower Umatilla River.

Cooler mornings have revitalized the trout fishing on the Wallowa River.

 Morgan Lake has been stocked with 400 trophy rainbow trout for additional opportunity through Oct. 31.