Gone Fishin’! This is Why You Need a Hood River Fishing Trip.

It’s time to start planning your Hood River fishing trip for the season! Whether you’re looking to cast your line from the shore or embark on a boat escapade, the Columbia River Gorge features some prime opportunities for reeling in amazing catches. You will marvel at breathtaking canyon, cliff, and mountain views. Meanwhile, whiz along the coastal waters of the Pacific Northwest. Here are some of the most important things you will need to know when planning your Hood River fishing excursion.

For more information on Hood River fishing and other outdoor activities and Hood River adventures to enjoy in the Gorge, you can download our free Vacation Guide!

Hood River Fishing Tours and Resources

There are some great Hood River fishing guides and tours available here in the Columbia River Gorge. Hood River Adventures is a great resource when planning your fishing getaway. This guided fishing trip includes a knowledgeable guide, boat, tackle, and food. Founded by the former head guide of Elk Creek Outfitters fly fishing, Hood River Adventures was a quest for the best outdoor adventures in the Pacific Northwest. Explore new rivers, fish for unusual species, and enjoy a fun fishing trip with this great outfitter. The Gorge Fly Shop is also a great guide for fishing trips. Featuring guide services from a variety of professionals in the field, this outfitter is guaranteed to provide you with a fantastic Hood River fishing adventure.

Another great Hood River fishing resource is Big Y Fly. For the best local fly fishing gear, select this premium shop, with the best materials to equip your expedition.

Take Advantage of Our Catching! Special

Let us do the planning for you when you’re getting ready to book your Hood River fishing trip. With our Catching! Adventure Package, you will embark on a journey in search of sturgeon, chinook salmon, steelhead, and walleye. These fish varieties are quite plentiful in the Columbia River Gorge. And Carson Ridge Luxury Cabins can get you hooked up with the best fishing guides around! This package includes a 4, 8, 10, or 12-hour fishing trip based on availability and season. Allow two weeks advance notice, and be sure to call (509)427-7777 for the latest rates and information! We are happy to help in any way we can to make sure that your fishing expedition is just what you are looking for. 

Spend Your Fishing Getaway in a Luxury Cabin

The perfect place to retire after a long day on the water is a luxury cabin in the wilderness of the Columbia River Gorge. The Carson Ridge Luxury Cabins feature comfortable, rustic queen and king size beds, gorgeous spa tubs, mini-fridges, in-cabin board games, and more. Offering a step up from your typical cabin in the woods, our deluxe amenities will have you feeling relaxed and refreshed after your fishing escapade. Browse our cabins to decide which will make the perfect nature retreat during your stay in the Gorge. Then, book your seasonal fishing trip for an unforgettable experience! We hope you will come back every year for some great Columbia River Gorge fishing!