2021 Trips and Prices

Trips offered:

  • Salmon and Steelhead trips year around
  • Seasonal Kokanee trips
  • 17′ x 61″ Pavati Drift Boat fishes up to (3) people depending on target fishery and techniques fished that day.  Comfort and safety are always first
  • 24′ Alumaweld Supervee sled fishes up to (6) people.  Equipped with comfortable raised back seating with arm rests
  • Customize trip to your desires.  I can fish a multitude of techniques and locations depending on what your experience and desire is

What is provided:

  • All fishing gear provided (Gear is high quality fishing rods and reels)
  • All bait provided (variety of baits used with different techniques)
  • Life vests provided
  • Snack Foods and Drinks provided
  • Camera for photos with your catch

What is not provided and necessary to bring:

  • Licenses and tags
    • Fishing license and Salmon/Steelhead tag
    • Shellfish license for crabbing
  • Raingear (highly recommended if there is a chance of rain)
  • Warm clothing (dress in layers)


 Drift Boat Trips – Salmon/Steelhead

  • (3) person maximum
  • Full day (~8 hrs.) $200/person
  • Half day (~4 hrs.) $150/person (South Santiam Only – Summer)

Sled Trip – Salmon/Steelhead

  • (6) person maximum
  • Full day only (~8hrs) $200/person

Sled Trip – Kokanee/Mackinaw

  • (6) person maximum
  • Odell Lake Full day only (~8hrs) $225/person
  • Green Peter/ Detroit Lake Full day only (~8hrs) $150/person
  • Odell Lake: John Elder Fishing Guide Service trips are led by John Elder Fishing Guide Service that operates under special use permit on the Deschutes National Forest and operates on a non-discriminatory basis.

Ocean Bottom Fish/Crabbing Combo

  • (6) person maximum
  • Full day (~8 hrs.) $125/person

Crabbing Trips

  • (6) person maximum
  • $75 per person

Combination Salmon/Crabbing Trips

  • Add $25 per person to Sled Trip pricing

Payment Methods

  • $50 deposit required to lock in specific dates
  • Cash, Checks, and Credit Cards accepted
  •  (Add 3.5% for credit card processing fee)


  • 72 hour notice required for any cancellations and/or rescheduling

What happens if I don’t catch anything?:

  • A half price trip will be offered for next booking (full day bookings only)