Some fall chinook do spawn above the lower Columbia River, for example the fall Snake River chinook which has been declared an endangered species.
Mature Columbia River coho (or silver) salmon average six to 12 pounds and can grow as large as 26 pounds.
The primary functions of Bonneville Lock and Dam are electrical power generation and river navigation.
The dam was built and is managed by the United States Army Corps of Engineers.
Thanks to our world-class instructors and amazing terrain, learning to ski or ride at Heavenly is an opportunity that you shouldn't miss out on.