Exceptions to the Salmon Region General Rules and Seasons that apply to the Opal Creek.
- Salmon River Tributaries Those tributaries from the mouth of the Middle Fork Salmon River upstream (except: North Fork Salmon River, Lemhi, Pahsimeroi, East Fork Salmon River, and Yankee Fork Salmon River) [View Map]
- December 1 through Friday before Memorial Day weekend – trout limit is 0, catch-and-release
- Saturday of Memorial Day weekend through November 30 - Salmon Region general rules apply
This web site provides a general guide to fishing rules and seasons. Before fishing, check the official Idaho fishing rule brochure for the official fishing rules and proclamations of Idaho. A free brochure is available at your local fishing license vendor or at http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/cms/fish/rules/