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10th Annual Crab Derby!

As many of you may recall, 26 tagged crabs are released into the Nehalem Bay at the beginning of each day of the Derby. The tags correlate to prizes such as the grand prize of $1000 each day, donated by the owners of The Jetty Fishery and Kelly’s Brighton Marina, to vendor donated items such as sporting goods, fishing equipment, gift certificates good for meals and accommodations, and locally created artwork. The 2017 Derby dates are June 3rd and 4th, chosen to coincide with the yearly Free Fishing Weekend, when … Continue reading

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Fall Crabbing and Fishing at Jetty Fishery

The crabbing has been terrific since the commercial season closed in August with lots of folks getting what they want in less than an hour. Of course some people don’t stop till they get their limit of 36 or more  in a couple hours, more or less. I’d say that 1/2 of the crab have recently molted, 1/4 are 1/2 way full and the last 1/4 have not molted yet.  Salmon season officially opened down here at the jaws, we watched them net a few from our RV park, the … Continue reading

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Jetty Fishery Turns 32 in 2011

It may be hard to believe, it very well is to us, that this month marks Jetty Fishery’s 32nd Anniversary! To honor our 32 years of business, we are celebrating the new with the old. Today, Jetty Fishery is happy to welcome you to our new website! We are now offering our customers more amenities than ever, including cottage and bed and breakfast accommodations. Check it out and let us know what you think. 32 years is quite some time to be doing business. We have been reminiscing here at … Continue reading

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Jetty Fishery Sponsors the 7th Annual Crab Derby

After a four-year hiatus, the Nehalem Bay Crab Derby is back and promises to be bigger and better than ever. The Nehalem Bay Crab Derby has become one of the premier charity events on the Oregon Coast and The Jetty Fishery is more than happy to be sponsoring the event this year. The Derby is dedicated to local charities that serve the greater good of both visitors and residents of our coastal communities and will be held this year on Sunday, June 12, 2011. Previous year’s derby’s have raised over … Continue reading

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