Blitzen River Fly Fishing

The 8th most popular fly fishing river in Oregon.

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South of Burns near Frenchglen, the Blitzen River runs through a narrow, high-desert canyon that has plenty of redband trout. The redband trout are a sub-species of rainbow trout, and average about a foot long.

Overall, Blitzen River is the 8th most popular fly fishing river of all 22 fly fishing spots in Oregon.


Local Contact(s):  Oregon Tourism (800) 547-7842; Oregon Fish And Wildlife (541) 440-3353.

Recommended Book:  "Fly Fishing Guide To Oregon" from John Shewey

Recommended Map:  "Oregon River Map" from Frank Amoto

Base Camp:  Page Springs Campground

Reference Source:  click here

Article Source:   Best Blitzen River Fly Fishing Review

GPS:  42.804107, -118.867629

Date Published:  1/5/2016

Date Updated:  8/8/2016

ID:  20063

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