Smelt run brings onlookers to Sandy River

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Sandy Smelt 4/24/53
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Sandy Smelt 4/24/53
April 24, 1953 - Fishermen use dip nets to catch smelt in the 1950s at the mouth of the Sandy River. In the past, Smelt fishing was strong in the Sandy, Cowlitz and Lewis river and in the Columbia River downstream of Bonneville Dam. (Photo by Hugh Ackroyd)