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 03/30/2020 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
The CDA has been decent.  We were up Sunday and found a couple nice fish.  The river is coming up now so it will probably be a off the next couple days.  Supposed to get cold at night again and start dropping by the end of the week, but we will see how big the flows...

The St. Joe

Reported on 03/30/2020 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
The Joe is coming up, but supposed to drop again by the end of the week.  Weather is supposed to by kind of crappy, but the fishing should pick up.  Boat ramps are good, but floating has become somewhat of a quandry due to shuttling.  Driving separately and self...


Reported on 03/30/2020 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
The lakes are still cold around North Idaho.  A good place to isolate, but need to warm up a little bit for consistent action.

Spokane River

Reported on 03/16/2020 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
Washington side of the Spokane is closed until Memorial Day weekend.  The Idaho side will still fish when the flows are in good shape, but nothing below State Line.


Reported on 03/11/2020 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
We might head over to the coast to chase some Steelhead in the next couple weeks, but probably won’t make it down to the Clearwater again this spring.  Time to let the fish do their thing! .
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.