Eel River - Fortuna, CA

River Information

Fish Species: Chinook Salmon, Rainbow Trout




Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
11-22-2023 Running at 1,200 cfs as of Wednesday afternoon
Running at 1,200 cfs as of Wednesday afternoon.... more »
Kenny Priest
11-17-2023 Forecasted to reach 1,300 cfs Monday morning
Forecasted to reach 1,300 cfs Monday morning. Should... more »
Kenny Priest
11-9-2023 The main Eel is open as of Thursday and running around 665 cfs
The main Eel is open as of Thursday... more »
Kenny Priest
11-2-2023 When the river becomes fishable, we should start to see some early steelhead
Flows are predicted to hit 600 cfs Sunday... more »
Kenny Priest
4-20-2023 Predicted to drop through Friday before rising again on the weekend
As of Thursday, the main Eel was running... more »
Kenny Priest

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