Learn About Coho “Silver” Salmon Species


The Coho Salmon are more commonly known as “Silvers”.

Silvers are spectacular to catch on on a fly rod because of their acrobatic style and speed.  Silvers display absolute energy and erratic behavior when they chase flies making them not only fun to catch but entertaining as well.

Lakes Coho Salmon are found in:

  • Lake Washington
  • Iliamna Lake
  • Lake Ontario
  • Lake Oroville

Weight of an adult CoHo “Silver” Salmon: 7 – 26 lbs.

Life span of adult CoHo “Silver” Salmon: expected 8 – 10 years, but is still unknown precisely.

Length of adult CoHo “Silver” Salmon: 18″ – 24″ inches.