We are located in the heart of the Idaho Wilderness surounded by the best
fly fishing for both Steelhead in the fall and Trout in the summer.
Our location provides anglers with
uncrowded and unrivalled opportunity to catch
steelhead in one of the most remote areas in the lower 48 states.
Our fly fishing lodge is located 36 miles from the end
of the road in the heart of the Frank Church
Wilderness where you will have access to 20 miles of
the Salmon River's best steelhead fishing.
Swing flies on your spey rod in the ripples or run
an egg pattern off an indicator in the slower
pockets. Our fly fishing guide will navigate
you and 1 other person from one hole to the next in
a custom raft with fly fishing frame. All
transportation to and from the raft and fly fishing lodge is by
Fly fishing for Steelhead is best in October and November in the Fall. We customize trips for all experience levels and single or double hand rods, you can fish from the boat occasionally if you get tired of wading. Some terminal tackle and rods will be provided if needed. Catching Steelhead is what we live for, let us bring you the dedication and quality you deserve and expect.
Escape into the wilderness for native Cutthroat and Rainbow Trout. Spectacular scenery and wildlife surrounds you while casting to Rainbows from the raft or wading the side streams for Cutthroat or the occasional Dolly Varden. With our great food and rustic lodge waiting for you at the end of every day. Our guides and lodge staff will prepare your evening meals while you relax on the deck overlooking the Salmon River and relive the fish and the adventures of the day.
This is not just a fishing trip but an adventure vacation in the Frank Church Wilderness. You will enjoy fighting Cutthroat and Rainbows in the unrivalled serinity and jaw dropping beauty of forrested canyons and granite walls of the River of No Return. The Salmon will amaze you with many great white sand beaches surrounded by Poderosa Pine's. Salmon River Tours and China Bar Lodge with our proffessional guides, river craft and unrivalled location insures our clients the best experience available.
You will be picked up at 2:00pm and transported to the lodge the 1st day this will give you a chance to relax and get ready for the full day of fishing the next day or take a few hours and fish around the lodge. After a hearty breakfast at the lodge you will be transported by jet boat to one of the tributaries of the Main Salmon River. These small streams are full of trout just waiting for your fly to hit the surface. After a full day of Walk and Wade Fly Fishing we will bring you back to a hot shower and great food at the lodge. Those still wanting more can take a hike from the lodge and catch a few more as the sun sets in the canyon. The last day you can choose to see some historical sites on the way out or spend a few more hours chasing that big rainbow or bull trout. You are back to the end of the road at 1:00pm.
Rate … $2189 for 1 rod $149 for each additional
Same schedule as the 3 day trip with another full day of fly fishing in the Frank Church Wilderness.
Rate ... $3289 for 1 rod $195 for each additional
August 1st to September 15th
Spectacular scenery and wildlife surrounds you while casting to Rainbows from the raft or wading the side streams for Cutthroat or the occasional Dolly Varden. With our deluxe riverside camp waiting for you at the end of every day on a new beach or at the mouth of another side stream.
Rate ... $2495.00 per personRead More about this Trip