Dave Lee, of Chico, holds one of several steelhead he landed Mar. 19 while fishing the Chetco River with guide Andy Martin of Wild Rivers Fishing. Photo courtesy of Andy Martin / Wild Rivers Fishing
Ahh, the Smith. While many coastal rivers will close to steelhead fishing at the end of March, the Smith River is open through the end of April, and even late in the season steelhead anglers are catching plenty of fish.
Beautiful day brings out local runners, 272 participants breaks Redwood Wild River Run record
Participants and fans gather Saturday at the covered bridge in Hiouchi as the awards were announced for the annual Redwood Wild River Run. The bridge was the start and end point of both the 5k and 15k races. Photo courtesy of Renate Hirt
The sun was shining and the weather warm as participants from across California and Oregon and as far away as Sweet Springs, Mo. took a late Saturday morning run through the Redwood forest this weekend.