Winter Steelhead Creel Survey
Quillayute System and Hoh River

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Wild Steelhead Retention Rules
One wild winter steelhead may be retained per license year from one of the river sections listed in the following retention regulations.

North Coastal Rivers-Wild Winter Steelhead Retention Regulations 2014-2015

Bogachiel/Quillayute River

Dates No. of Anglers
Interviewed
Wild Steelhead Hatchery Steelhead Total Hours
Fished
Comments
Kept Released Kept Released
Dec.4-7 184 0 1 66 4 993.0 98 bank anglers and 86 boat anglers interviewed.
Dec.9-11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 High water.
Dec.12-14 101 0 1 14 3 495.5 66 bank anglers and 35 boat anglers interviewed.
TOTALS 285 0 2 80 7 1488.5  


Calawah River

Dates No. of Anglers
Interviewed
Wild Steelhead Hatchery Steelhead Total Hours
Fished
Comments
Kept Released Kept Released
Dec.4-7 58 0 1 32 9 229.0 58 bank anglers interviewed.
Dec.9-11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 High water.
Dec.12-14 30 0 0 17 3 96.0 27 bank anglers and 3 boat anglers interviewed.
TOTALS 88 0 1 49 12 325.0  


Sol Duc River

Dates No. of Anglers
Interviewed
Wild Steelhead Hatchery Steelhead Total Hours
Fished
Comments
Kept Released Kept Released
Dec.4-7 13 0 0 0 0 26.0
Dec.9-11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 High water.
Dec.12-14 1 0 0 0 0 0.5 One bank angler interviewed.
TOTALS 14 0 0 0 0 26.5  


Lower Hoh River - Oxbow Campground to Barlow's

Dates No. of Anglers
Interviewed
Wild Steelhead Hatchery Steelhead Total Hours
Fished
Comments
Kept Released Kept Released
Dec.4-7 13 0 0 0 0 19.5 13 bank anglers interviewed.
Dec.9-11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 High water.
Dec.12-14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
TOTALS 13 0 0 0 0 19.5  


Upper Hoh River - Oxbow Campground to Olympic National Park Boundary

Dates No. of Anglers
Interviewed
Wild Steelhead Hatchery Steelhead Total Hours
Fished
Comments
Kept Released Kept Released
Dec.4-7 2 0 0 0 0 0.5 Two bank anglers interviewed.
Dec.9-11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 High water.
Dec.12-14 5 0 0 0 0 21.3 3 bank anglers and 2 boat anglers interviewed. One wild coho released.
TOTALS 7 0 0 0 0 21.8