June through November
Orvis fly-fishing equipment, flies, meals, tents, cots, sleeping pads, dry bags, and plenty of photos from the trip.
The Lower John Day River Canyon located in north central Oregon.
Summer time weather is hot and sunny. Fall weather is cool and mild.
Drift boat fish our way down the river and arrive at a beautiful river side camp site that has been thoughtfully set up by our camp host.
Hotel Condon: www.hotelcondon.com
More lodging can be found in Hood River, or The Dalles OR.
Smallmouth bass June through September. Wild steelhead October through mid December.
Personal items, favorite beverages, sleeping bags, pillows, towel, Oregon fishing license, chest high waders and wading boots for steelhead fishing trips.
Q. What size are the small mouth bass?
A. 8 to 10 inches is average with fish up to 20”+
Q. How many bass would we catch in a day?
A. 20 to 100+ fish day’s per rod are common.
Q. Is this a good river to bring my kids/family?
A. YES, great river for kids and family.
Q. What size are the steelhead?
A. J.D. steelhead average 4 to 8 lbs.
Q. What other fish are in the river?
A. Carp, channel catfish, and Chinook salmon.
Overall: 5.0 / 5 based on 1 reviews
1 of 1 reviewers would recommend this product to a friend.
Amazing Smallie fishing all to yourself -
Floated 10 miles of the John Day River and we did not see another person. The fishing was like you read about but we were actually there. Definately bringing my family next time. Perfect for kids. Can't wait to try the steelheading there.