And just so everyone else understands the regs on those two streams--as most other streams are now closed:
Long Tom River and Tributaries
• Open all year for trout. Harvest allowed ONLY from May 22 - Oct 31, 2 per day, 8 inch minimum length, remainder of year catch-and-release.
• Use of bait allowed.
McKenzie River and Tributaries
The following apply to open sections below: * (see regs for more details)
• Open all year for trout (hatchery fin-clipped fish), hatchery steelhead, and wild steelhead greater than 24 inches in length.
• 5 hatchery trout per day, no minimum length.
• Wild trout must be released, including brook trout.
I own a 52acre property with the longtom on it for like half a mile or so. alotta trout hold in a few holes that only get picked at by me.. i dont typically take pictures these days unless there food or huge so i didnt take any really... besides this lil sweetie