River reports

We have great connections with other outfitters and guides and are more than happy to facilitate trips to other local areas.

The Coeur d’Alene

Reported on 05/21/2019 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
On the drop and starting to really shape up.  Wading is getting better higher up and floating is great down low.  Hopefully the dropping flows slow a little bit, but it feels like we have turned the corner.  The unsettled weather has made it a little spotty the last...

The St. Joe

Reported on 05/21/2019 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
Coming back in to decent shape at just over 7,000 cfs.  These are big flows just like they have been, but floating down low will start to get good again.  A little unsettled weather, but the warmer days should have lots of bugs out.  Streamers and nymphs are always a...

Lakes

Reported on 05/21/2019 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
Good fishing on the lakes!  The area lakes are fishing well for bass, pike and some panfish.  The chain lakes, Hayden, Coeur d’Alene lake and most other area lakes are fishing well   A balanced leech or mohair around structure has been working for the crappie...
Rivers We Fish Regularly:
The staff at Northwest Outfitters regularly fish the North Fork of the Clearwater, Kelly Creek, and The Lochsa River. Call the shop to find out the fishing status of these beautiful Idaho waterways.