Feather River Steelhead Fly Fishing Guide
The Feather River near Oroville, California has good numbers of feisty fall-run steelhead. They follow the salmon up the river, so late October into November is the ideal time to fish for them. Feather River steelhead fly fishing guide Kevin Brock will lead you to them.
These Feather River steelhead are often between 4-8 pounds. They are very aggressive, and a lot of fun to fight. Float trips are the ideal way to reach the riffles and runs where the steelhead are waiting.
This type of fly fishing is on the advanced side, and recommended for skilled or expert fishermen.
See the Feather River Salmon Fishing page for more information about the river and area.
Cost: All guided fishing trips are full day trips and cost $225 per person. This includes all rods, tackle, safety equipment, fish cleaning and a knowledgeable professional fishing guide.
What to bring:
- Current California (CA) fishing license
- Ice chest for your lunch, drinks and fish
- Layers of clothing – it’s cool in the morning and warm in the afternoon
- PFA – Positive Fishing Attitude
Feather River Steelhead Fly Fishing – At a Glance
Best time is late October and November
Aggressive, hard-fighting 4-8 pound steelhead
Recommended for skilled or expert fly fishermen
Stay in nearby Oroville