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There has been some big news regarding the Lower Deschutes river and the impact of the Selective Water Withdrawal Tower at the Pelton Dam.  Earlier this week, the Deschutes River Alliance filed suite against PGE on the impact the SWWT has taken on the Lower Deschutes. This alongside the pending legal battle on the Deschutes […]

February 21st.  My nephew’s birthday.  But also it happens to be some crazy steelhead cosmic love time rift for me.  Photographic evidence of this oddity: February 21st, 2015 – 10:34 AM February 21st, 2016 – 10:37 AM This fish was caught a few minutes earlier – took a bit to find a place to anchor up. […]

A great read on return rates of hatchery programs on the Deschutes, and the impact ( or lack thereof ) of the Selective Water Withdrawal Tower. https://deschutesriveralliance.wordpress.com/2016/02/13/what-happened-to-all-the-fish/  

Somedays you have to venture and park at the end of a rough road, on the edge of a vast canyon, and stare out at the volcanoes in the distance while getting ready for a hike. No trails lead into the canyon below you, but the sight of crystal clear water in the distance reminds you […]