Salmon Fishing Trips
with Pat Abel

Power Boat
Light Tackle/Spin

About this trip

The Spring Chinook trips are on the Willamette and Columbia Rivers. The trips start in March and run thru mid-June. Spring Chinook are a Northwest Prize fish know for their wonderful table faire. Though smaller than the Fall Kings, they are strong fighting fish. The Fall Chinook King Salmon season runs from August thru December. The trips are on the Lower Columbia until mid September, and then the Action moves to Tillamook Bay and other Oregon North Coast Rivers. The fall Chinook (kings) Range in size from 10 to over 60 Lbs. These big strong fish average 25-35 Lbs., but fish over 60 Lbs. are caught every year.

What's included

Rods & Reels

What to bring

License-tag. Warm clothing. Rain gear, boots. Camera. Lunch & beverages.

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About Pat Abel

Do you want to experience all the Pacific Northwest has to offer? Then book a trip with Professional Guide Pat Abel. Pat has been fishing and guiding in Oregon for over 27 years. Pat knows how to catch Steelhead, King and Coho Salmon, Shad and most important of all, has a good time catching them!

Portland, Oregon Fishing Guide Pat Abel fishes year 'round on the most popular rivers in the Northwest..

From 50+ pound Tillamook Bay Fall Chinook to 2-pound Columbia River Shad, Pat pursues his prey with enthusiasm and determination.

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