Salmon stymied by shifting Klamath River mouth

Excerpt taken from this week’s newspaper column in the Times-Standard: According to Mike Coopman of Mike Coopman’s Guide Service, with the mouth opening and closing since the weekend, very few fish are coming in. The big swells aren’t helping much either,” Coopman said. Fishing the North Coast Kenny Priest/For the Times-Standard Along the lines ofContinue reading “Salmon stymied by shifting Klamath River mouth”

Warm water slows lower Klamath salmon bite

From Fishing the North Coast: The lower river has been real inconsistent the last few days, according to Mike Coopman of Mike Coopman’s Guide Service. “I’d rate it as mediocre to slow — with very few adult kings making their way upriver. Most boats are averaging between three and four adults per trip along with aContinue reading “Warm water slows lower Klamath salmon bite”