Beat the heat with high lakes trout fishing
Legal-size trout are still being stocked in lakes at high elevations – and cooler temperatures. In addition, ODFW stocks hundreds of hike-in lakes for backcountry anglers. Learn more about high lakes fishing.
Switch your fishing focus to bass and warmwater
As water temperatures heat up and trout become lethargic, it’s time to focus on some bass, walleye, bluegill, yellow perch and other warmwater species. Check out the zone reports for all the opportunities.