Hells Canyon

Road Near Hells Canyon Dam to Close Next Week
OXBOW, Ore. (News Release) — The road over Hells Canyon Dam will be closed during work hours Monday, Sept. 26, through Thursday, Sept. 29, with brief openings to allow traffic to pass. Drivers should plan accordingly and expect delays.
Idaho Power Drone Counts Record Salmon Return
HELLS CANYON, Idaho (News Release) – Record numbers of Chinook salmon returned to spawn in the Snake River Basin below Hells Canyon Dam last fall. Idaho Power biologists counted the fishes’ nesting areas using an unmanned aerial vehicle.