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River Fishing Trip in Boardman

Whacking Walleye On The Columbia

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26 ft 1 - 2 People $
Fishing in Boardman

Inshore, River Fishing Charter in Boardman

Columbia River King Salmon Classic

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26 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Boardman

Inshore, River Fishing Charter in Boardman

Sturgeon Special

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26 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Pasco

Lake Fishing Trip in Pasco

Salmon And Steelhead Trip

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24 ft 1 - 4 People $
Fishing in Pasco

Lake Fishing Trip in Pasco

Walleye, Shad, And Sturgeon Trip

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24 ft 1 - 4 People $

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Fishing in Pasco
Fishing in Pasco
Fishing in Pasco
trip description for Salmon and Steelhead Trip in Pasco

If you've wanted to improve your fishing and hook up some champion fish in the process, look no further than this trip with Captain Ivan! On this trip, you'll hone in on Salmon and Steelhead, two of the Northwest's most popular sportfish. These fish are hard fighters and are also delicious on the grill, baked in the oven, or seared. Captain Ivan is an expert when it comes to these waters, and he'll guide you to the best spots. You'll use a variety of lures and bait, depending on the weather and the water conditions, but regardless, when that fish is on, get ready for a fight! Salmon run hard, and Steelhead—which are actually a sea-run Rainbow Trout—are known for their huge leaps and tail-walks when hooked. You'll be fishing from Captain Ivan's 24 Alumaweld boat. She's driven by a 90-HP Mercury engine, s you'll get out there smoothly, and has a live well for bait as well as a suite of electronics to help you find fish. Captain Ivan will supply everything you need, including rods, reels, and tackle; just bring some sunscreen, your Washington fishing license, and a hat! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip in Pasco

Salmon And Steelhead Trip

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24 ft 1 - 4 People $
Fishing in Pasco
Fishing in Pasco
Fishing in Pasco
trip description for Walleye, Shad, and Sturgeon Trip in Pasco

If you're an adventurous angler looking to catch some of the Northwest's coolest species, look no further! This is not your average Trout trip; you'll be chasing Walleye, a delicious eating fish that's originally from the Upper Midwest, as well as Sturgeon, the biggest freshwater fish in North America, and Shad, a terrific pound-for-pound fighter know for acrobatic jumps and flips. These fish are a blast to catch, and great on the table as well! Captain Ivan is an expert when it comes to these waters, and he'll guide you to the best spots. You'll use a variety of lures and bait, depending on the target species, the weather, and the water conditions, but regardless, when that fish is on, get ready for a fight! Each fish is different; Sturgeon—which can be six feet long and more than 200 pounds—will tear the line off a reel during a run, while Shad are sometimes called "freshwater tarpon" for their leaps and jumps. You'll be fishing from Captain Ivan's 24 Alumaweld boat. She's driven by a 90-HP Mercury engine, s you'll get out there smoothly, and has a live well for bait as well as a suite of electronics to help you find fish. Captain Ivan will supply everything you need, including rods, reels, and tackle; just bring some sunscreen, your Washington fishing license, and a hat! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip in Pasco

Walleye, Shad, And Sturgeon Trip

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24 ft 1 - 4 People $
Fishing in Boardman
Fishing in Boardman
Fishing in Boardman
trip description for Columbia River King Salmon Classic in Boardman

If you're looking to tangle with some of America's most impressive inland sportfish, Columbia River King and Silver Salmon should be at the top of your list! These fast, powerful fish are terrific fighters who'll take even experienced anglers for a ride, and they're one of the best-eating fish anywhere. Ask Captain Jeff about his favorite recipes! On this trip you'll target the Salmon as they head upriver to spawn. They're at the hungriest when they enter the rivermouth, and will whack a wide variety of lures and baits. You can expect big topwater takes, plus tons of bites from the middle of the water column as well. Captain Jeff runs these epic trips aboard a 26' Alumaweld skiff—a fast, manueverable boat that's ideal for river fishing! She sports a 200-HP Mercury outboard to keep you moving, and has room for up to six anglers! The fish are running-what are you waiting for? Read More

Inshore, River Fishing Charter in Boardman

Columbia River King Salmon Classic

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26 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Boardman
Fishing in Boardman
Fishing in Boardman
trip description for Sturgeon Special in Boardman

If you're an adventurous angler looking to catch some of the Northwest's coolest species, look no further! This is not your average fishing trip; you'll be chasing Sturgeon, the biggest freshwater fish in North America. These "dinosaurs" are huge fighters and are a truly unique species that should be on every angler's hit list. Captain Jeff is an expert when it comes to these waters, and he'll guide you to the best spots. You'll use a variety of lures and bait, depending on the target species, the weather, and the water conditions, but regardless, when that fish is on, get ready for a fight! Sturgeon—which can be six feet long and more than 200 pounds—will tear the line off a reel during a run, and will never clear the water trying to toss the hook. You'll be fishing from Captain Jeff's 26' Alumaweld boat. She's driven by a 200-HP Mercury outboard, so you'll get out there smoothly, and has a live well for bait as well as a suite of electronics to help you find fish. Captain Jeff will supply everything you need, including rods, reels, and tackle; just bring some sunscreen, your Oregon fishing license, and a proper clothing! Read More

Inshore, River Fishing Charter in Boardman

Sturgeon Special

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26 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Boardman
Fishing in Boardman
Fishing in Boardman
trip description for Whacking Walleye on the Columbia in Boardman

If you're looking to fill up on America's most popular freshwater gamefish, this trip with Captain Jeff is your ticket! The Columbia River is home to tons of Walleye, which are fun to catch and even better to eat. Whether you're an experienced angler or a first-time fisherman, Captain Jeff will put you on the big ones and help you hit your limit! Walleye aren't known for big fights, and to catch them you'll mainly be trolling towards the bottom of the water column. Captain Jeff runs his Walleye trips aboard a 26' Alumaweld skiff—a fast, manueverable boat that's ideal for river fishing! She sports a 200-HP Mercury outboard to keep you moving, and has room for up to six anglers! The fish are hungry, so what are you waiting for? Get out there and hook some! Read More

River Fishing Trip in Boardman

Whacking Walleye On The Columbia

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26 ft 1 - 2 People $

Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Guide in Boardman

What are the best fishing trips in Boardman?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 5 trips in Boardman, and the most popular trips in the area are Whacking Walleye on the Columbia guided by Jeff, Sturgeon Special guided by Jeff, and Columbia River King Salmon Classic guided by Jeff.

Our guides in Boardman are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 2534 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Looking for kid friendly guides / fishing lessons in Boardman? Check out our beginner and family friendly guides in Boardman.

What types of fishing trips are common in Boardman?

River fishing is the most popular in Boardman as well as lake fishing and inshore fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Boardman are: 1. chinook salmon, 2. coho salmon, 3. sturgeon, and 4. walleye.

The most common fishing techniques in Boardman are light tackle fishing, trolling, and drift fishing but artificial lure fishing and bottom fishing are popular as well.

How much does a Boardman fishing trip cost?

in Boardman prices can range anywhere from about $272 to $1,400, but the average price for a half day trip in Boardman is $494. The average price for a full day trip in Boardman is $1,143.

What month is best for fishing in Boardman?

The most popular season for fishing in Boardman is winter, and most anglers book their trips 9 days in advance.

Do I need a Boardman fishing license and what are the bag limits in Boardman?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Boardman, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Boardman. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Boardman.

Popular Types of Fishing In Boardman

Boardman fishing charters offer a variety of options for anglers of all levels. The most common types of fishing charters in Boardman are guided trips for salmon, steelhead, and sturgeon.

For those looking for a more adventurous experience, there are also fly fishing charters available. The Columbia River and the John Day River are popular landmarks where these charters visit.

The types of fish that are most commonly caught in Boardman depend on the type of fishing. Salmon and steelhead are the most sought-after fish in the area, while sturgeon can also be found in abundance. Other species that can be caught include bass, catfish, and walleye.

No matter what type of fishing charter you choose, Boardman offers some of the best fishing in the Pacific Northwest. So, grab your gear and get ready for an unforgettable fishing adventure!

The Best Places To Fish In Boardman

Boardman, Oregon is a great destination for fishing enthusiasts. With its diverse waterways and abundant fish species, there are plenty of opportunities to catch a big one. Here are some of the best places to fish in Boardman, Oregon:

1. McNary Dam: This popular fishing spot offers a chance to catch salmon, steelhead, and sturgeon. Fishing charters are available for those who want to explore the Columbia River.

2. Boardman Pond: This small pond is stocked with rainbow trout and is a great spot for beginners or those looking for a quick fishing trip.

3. Umatilla River: This scenic river is home to a variety of fish species, including smallmouth bass, rainbow trout, and steelhead. Fishing charters are available for those who want to explore the river.

4. Irrigon Wildlife Area: This area offers access to the Columbia River and is a great spot for fishing for walleye, bass, and catfish.

5. Hat Rock State Park: This park offers access to the Columbia River and is a great spot for fishing for salmon, steelhead, and sturgeon. Fishing charters are available for those who want to explore the river.

Overall, Boardman, Oregon offers a variety of fishing opportunities for anglers of all skill levels. Whether you're looking for a quick trip to a small pond or a full-day fishing charter on the Columbia River, there's something for everyone.

Other Things To Do In Boardman

While Boardman fishing charters are a popular attraction, there are plenty of other things to do in this Oregon city. Take a hike through the stunning Columbia River Gorge, explore the McNary Dam and Fish Hatchery, or visit the SAGE Center to learn about sustainable agriculture and energy. For a unique experience, take a hot air balloon ride over the beautiful countryside. And don't miss out on the Boardman Marina Park, where you can enjoy a picnic, play a game of disc golf, or take a dip in the river. With so much to see and do, Boardman is the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts and adventure seekers alike.

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