Serious fly anglers will tell you that there is one thing synonymous with the states that make up the Pacific Northwest – steelhead! However, the tremendous trout opportunities should not be overlooked. These coastal states are as diverse in their fisheries as they are in their landscapes of temperate rain forests, mountains, high desserts, farms and beaches.
From famous high desert rivers such as the Deschutes River, to designated Wild and Scenic rivers like the Rogue River, the state of Oregon has an abundance of steelhead and trout opportunities for anglers of all levels.
Whether you’re looking for a one-day guided Deschutes River trip, private lake fishing, or a multi-day camping and float trip, Deschutes Angler offers a variety of world-class fishing and guiding options.
Jeff and Tight Lines operate a multi night trip down a 42 mile stretch of the Wild and Scenic section of the Rogue River in the coastal mountains of Oregon. On a trip down the Rogue River you will experience breathtaking class 3 and 4 rapids, beautiful scenery and typically cooperative fish!
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Winter-run steelhead, summer-run steelhead, and trophy trout make Washington a nearly year-round fishery.
The Black Bear Lodge is located riverside on a remote stretch of the upper Columbia River near the Canadian border just upstream of the massive Lake Roosevelt. This stretch of river is home to a wild strain of rainbow trout that is believed by many to be a landlocked strain of Columbia River Steelhead.
Jeff Brazda has the most experienced guide staff in the area and in the fall and winter, they live and breathe steelhead. This operation continuously guides anglers into some of the largest steelhead in the Lower 48.
Grande Ronde Angler has been providing multi-day float trips on the Grande Ronde River since 1991. GRA offers you the opportunity to get away from the busy life, and enjoy a three-day steelhead float trip on a wild and scenic river, an easy day of travel from anywhere in the Lower 48 states.
The Steelhead Ranch is located on a beautiful 40-acre piece of property with an amazing double mountain view. The Ranch has direct access to the Klickitat River – certainly one of the finest summer run steelhead fisheries in the entire Pacific Northwest!