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 03/24/2019 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
Still getting some good reports for this time of year.  The river has peaked for now around 2750 cfs at Enaville and supposed to hover for a few days if we don’t get too much rain.  The main river still has good clarity and the fishing should stay pretty decent...

The St. Joe

Reported on 03/24/2019 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
The river has come up to around 2,000 and is staying clear.  Still cold so predominantly a sub surface game, but worth adventuring up here if your itching.  Still plenty of snow along the banks which is limiting access, but once you are in the river the conditions...

Steelhead

Reported on 03/10/2019 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
As out season wraps up over here, this is the time of year we always get the pull to head over the coast.  The OP and other coastal rivers are a cool and humbling place to swing flies, but it would at least get you away from most of the snow, as well as a chance at...

Rocky Ford

Reported on 03/1/2019 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
Looking for a trout fix this probably is your best bet.  No stellar reports coming from over here, but that should pick up as we go through the month.  Light streamers, scuds, small nymphs you know the program.  And if not come on down will fill you in.
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.