Fishing in Olympic National Park
Olympic National Park protects over 75 miles of Pacific Coast, 600 lakes, and 4,000 miles of rivers and streams that support some of the most extensive runs of wild salmon, trout, and char remaining in the Pacific Northwest.
current fishing and shellfish regulations and check bulletin boards for locally posted regulation changes.
Fishing Closure Alert: The Quillayute River and its tributaries, the Sol Duc, Dickey, Bogachiel and Calawah River systems are closed to all fishing from Nov. 4 through Nov. 22. Early season abundance indicators confirm that the returning Quillayute River wild coho run is below harvestable levels. Olympic National Park, the Quileute Tribe and Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife have agreed to close their respective fisheries to protect wild coho.
Last updated: November 4, 2019