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Oregon: What to Expect

Fancy Donuts, a very charming company together with some of the most hardcore Steelheads geeks in the world, maybe a swift cool visit to G. Loomis HQ where you will witness the latest cutting edge Spey rod technology, excellent wine and superior food, terrifying big and thirsty Pickups trucks, super strong Chrome Steelheads, Twin Peaks atmosphere without agent Cooper, extreme weather conditions, Big juicy flies for Winter steelies, top notch fishing guides, Pacific rain forest, one day heavy horizontal rain the next day sunny wonderful spring weather, the coolest Jet-boats you ever have seen, Snowflakes big as oyster’s shells, swinging flies and strong powerful Steelheads takes, maybe a evening visit to Joe Saracione’s impressive reel workshop in Sandy, astonishing rapids and the sweetest runs, outstanding local beer brewery, Freezing wet fingers, furious Steelie runs and “singing reels”, American football on the television 24/7, friendly people all over, state of the art Rafts and Pontoon boats, morning view over the Pacific ocean, one gorgeous river after another, Skagit casting and innovative new techniques, cool Fly shops overloaded with the best gear available on the market – and Chrome fish! – This is what you will experience if you join us to the Steelhead epic center in Pacific North West.

Follow Salmon Junkies to Portland / Oregon to swing for some of the wildest winter Steelies you can find on earth

We have tried to think out of the box in order to tailor one of the most awesome Steelhead programs available on the market. In 2013 we will be able to offer 3 prime weeks, where you will be able to fish 5 – 8 of Oregon’s best Steelheads Rivers during 7 days, in company with the best and most hardcore Steelhead guides in US. Marty Sheppard, Brian Silvery, Jeff Hickman and Jad Donaldson. These four guys will share their darkest secrets in the chase of Oregon’s strong winter steelheads. They will be showcasing some pretty special and unique places and share their awesome Skagit technique.

Besides the fishing you will also have chance to visit Loomis HQ. in Washington. A small visit to Joe Saracione impressive reel production in Sandy, and go crazy shopping at one of the most outstanding flyfishing shops you can imagen (Oregon are Taxfee state). During the evenings you will have the options to visit downtown Portland to have dinner, or go ouster eating at the Pacific seaside.


The program

Salmon Junkies Oregon program 2013 – 6 rods weekly / 7 days fishing – Price per rod Euro 2900 – This price include; Guide, Accommodation at Hotel Best Western/Sandy with breakfast, Lunch / Beverage / Tea or Coffee on the river, plus transfer / transport.
Not included in the price: 7 day license  cost 80$ and roundtrip airfare from home destination and to Portland. Dinner, drinks and fishing license. Gratuities for Guides (Recommendable 300-330$)

2013 Dates: 

23/2 – 3/3 – 6 rods

2/3 – 10/3 – 6 rods

9/3 – 17/3 – 6 rods

Scheduled program:

Day 1: Arrival Portland around noon from Europe. Transfer to Hotel Best Western / Sandy – Option for some shopping in order to get flies, and other important gear (The Fly fishing shop in Welches)

Day 2: Depart from B.W. Hotel early morning. Four rods Sandy river. two rods Clackamas River.

Day 3: Depart from B.W. Hotel early morning. Four rods Sandy river. Two rods Clackamas River.

Day 4: Depart from B.W. Hotel early morning. Four rods Sandy river. Two rods Clackamas River.

Day 5Depart from B. W. Hotel early morning. All Six rods  John Day Back to B. W. Hotel / Sandy in the evening.

Day 6 Six rods Coastal fishing divided by guide and conditions (Wilson, Trask, Nahalem, North Fork Nahalem etc.). Local accommodation at the Pacific seaside.

Day 7: Six rods Coastal fishing divided by guide and conditions (Wilson, Trask, Nahalem, North Fork Nahalem etc.).  Local accommodationat at the Pacific seaside.

Day 8: Six rods Coastal fishing divided by guide and conditions (Wilson, Trask, Nahalem, North Fork Nahalem etc.).  Local accommodationat at the Pacific seaside.

Day 9: Transfer day to PDX. Airport directly from the coast.

: In order to optimize the fishing according to weather and water conditions, while fishing the coastal rivers, the guides will choose the rivers for the day.

With this program Salmon Junkies would like to offer you an awesome fishing trip to some of the best Steelheads Rivers in the PNW.

Beside the fishing, our program will give you a fantastic opportunity to fish together with some of the best Steelheads guides in the world, who will share their “secretes secrets” and knowhow with you during your 7 days fishing.  Our small program in PNW is for the true Salmon Junkies to the epic center of the hardcore Steelhead junkies world. We at Salmon Junkies feel sure with this new program, you will find  inspiration and outstanding memories for the next many years to come

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