River reports

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

Rocky Ford

Reported on 12/5/2018 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
Haven’t heard much yet, but this is the time of year it is more tempting as the other rivers start to get into their winter modes.

Lakes

Reported on 12/5/2018 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
Lakes are cold, but not much ice yet on most of them.

Kelly Creek and the Lochsa

Reported on 12/5/2018 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
Lochsa is still an option for trout, Kelly and the North Fork are done until next summer.

The Coeur d’Alene

Reported on 07/31/2018 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
Into summer mode, but the fishing has stayed good. The upper is skinny, but water temps are still holding so the fishing has stayed consistent. The lower and mid rivers are good especially in the morning before you have to contend with the tubers. Still some caddis,...

The St. Joe

Reported on 07/31/2018 by Northwest Outfitters Staff
Still getting good reports from the Joe. Even though the lower is still at a good flow to float, wading the upper sections sounds a bit more fun since there have been a lot of boats down low. The flows at Red Ives are at 282 which is still a prime flow for this time...
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.