Should Be Fishable By This Weekend

Smith River - Reedsport, OR (Douglas County)

by Kenny Priest

The Smith topped out at just over monitor stage on Monday, and has been on a steep decent ever since. It was right around 14 feet on the Jed Smith gauge on Wednesday, and should fish by the weekend.

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