Catch and release sturgeon fishing is popular on the Willamette River near Portland Oregon in the months of January, February and March.
Typically, an 8-hour fishing trip starting at daylight and all bait, tackle, and gear provided.
Summer – Catch and Release Season
Best times for fast action are June 10th to July 20th. Most fish are between 4’ and 8’ in length. 25 to 100 fish every day!
Sturgeon seasons are set in March by Fish and Wildlife and start in May.
These are short seasons and require your name on a list prior to dates being set.