Fantastic 2014 Salmon fish count projections by the Idaho Dept of Fish & Game (IDFG) have inspired the wariest of anglers to visit the Salmon River, almost in anticipation of seeing the sleek Salmon swim by right in front of them! Do you know that there are over 37,000 more Adult Chinook Salmon count over Lower Granite Dam this year then at … [Read more...]
Chinook Salmon Fishing in Idaho is the Best!
This page is a collection of articles I've written on my Swiftwater RV blog about chinook salmon fishing on the Salmon River in central Idaho. Remember that Swiftwater RV Park is located directly on the banks of the Salmon River, just two miles outside of White Bird Idaho and offers excellent amenities for tent campers to big rig owners.
One of my favorite sayings is " A bad day of fishing is better than a good day at work". There's nothing like camping on the Salmon River in north central Idaho and having the Salmon season open...which recently occurred on Saturday, May 4, 2013. We're all being optimistic about the fish run this year. Here's what the Idaho Fish & Game … [Read more...]
Yeah...this might be old news, but honestly, this is HOT! Those Chinook Salmon are still bound and determined to make it up river to give Idaho anglers a fantastic season fishing in the Salmon River. The 2010 daily count over Lower Granite Dam (the last dam and closest to our stretch of the river) is 41% of last year's total count by this date on … [Read more...]