Salmon Catching

Question:

Im Going to go to coeur d' alene on august 18 then leaving the 21st and my family are going fishing at coeur d'alene lake and we were wondering we are going to get our fishing license's at walmart like always when we go fishing i was wondering do we have to get a salmon license's to catch salmon?

Answer:

No, you don't need a Salmon Permit to fish in Lake Coeur d'Alene for Fall Chinook.  The Salmon Permit is only required when fishing for anadromous (ocean-run) salmon.  Land-locked salmon are treated like trout in most waters.