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Fishing in Oregon: Trout, Salmon, and Bass

Mt. Hood Territory is home to 20 of Oregon’s top 50 places to fish within a 60-minute drive from Portland. Lakes, rivers and streams teem with salmon, steelhead, trout and small mouth bass. Find superb fishing in The Territory year round from boat or bank, including winter steelhead and spring Chinook. Novice and expert anglers alike can choose from a variety of outfitters, guides and resources – such as The Territory’s Fish Finder – to get geared up for and locate your intended catch.

Sign up for fly fishing lessons or a guided adventure trip on the Willamette, Sandy, Salmon, Clackamas and Molalla Rivers. Learn to drift and troll from your kayak. Join the ‘hogline’ of boats on the lower Willamette River during salmon runs. Camp at Trillium, Timothy or Frog Lakes and cast your line for days in the cold, clear alpine waters. Get your kids excited about the catch at family-friendly Rainbow Trout Farm. 

Hone in on the best spots to find the fish you’re angling to catch any day of the year. The Territory’s map-based Fish Finder is a collaboration with Clackamas County Tourism and the Northwest Sportfishing Industry Association (NSIA).

Angling for adventure? Pedal your rod, reel and tackle along the Cascading Rivers Scenic Bikeway and make it a fishing vacation with plenty of stops at favorite fishing holes along the way.

FISH FINDER

The following map data has been provided in partnership with the Northwest Sportsfishing Industry Association.

The Northwest Sportfishing Industry Association (NSIA) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation, restoration, and enhancement of sport fisheries and the businesses dependent upon them. Based in Oregon City, NSIA represents business interests of members that rely on healthy fisheries, public access to fishing locations, and an active angling population.

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ADA Compliant Bait and Tackle Fish Farm
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17951 S Springwater Rd, Oregon City, OR 97045
   
Open March 1 - December 1. Wed-Sun 8am-6pm. Tackle, bait, cleaning and ice provided. Use your tackle or ours. U-catch rainbow trout and catfish. Rod w/reels $1.00 rental....
Region: Urban
88149 E Creek Ridge Rd, Government Camp, OR 97028
The leading recreational outfitter and guide service for Mt Hood and beyond. Winter: snowmobiling, snowshoeing, x-country skiing, sleigh/carriage rides, free information center, equipment rentals, retail and guided tours....
Region: Mountain
Clackamas , OR
Full service fly fishing shop, classes and guide service.
Region: Mountain
14321 SE Bush St, Portland, OR 97236
Fish Oregon for Salmon, Sturgeon, Steelhead with one of the area's best known guides. Come along on a guided fishing trip in northwest Oregon with Larry Page in...
Region: Urban
Clackamas, OR
Guided fishing trips for minimum of 2 people up to 6 people.
Region: Urban
67296 E Hwy 26, Welches, OR 97067
   
GUIDES. Fly fishing outfitter and instruction for over 21 years. Guided tours on Sandy, Clackamas and Salmon Rivers. Great fishing for trout (May-Oct), steelhead (Dec-May) and salmon (varies)....
Region: Mountain
Estacada, OR 97023
3 sites, fishing, no drinking water, $14, extra vehicle $6
Region: Mountain
Sandy, OR 97055
Fly fishing instruction for individuals or groups, and youth (min. age 8 yrs), beginning to advanced for 1 2 handed rods, equipment provided. Drift boat instruction and river...
Region: Mountain
Sandy, OR 97055
Floating down the Sandy River, Brian Silvey takes visitors down one of Oregon's best kept fly fishing secrets.
Region: Mountain
Welches, OR 97067
Anderson's Outdoors offers fully guided drift boat trips, fishing for salmon and steelhead on the rivers of NW Oregon. All equipment and instruction gladly provided.
Region: Mountain