Guided Fishing Trips

My home waters are the Wynoochee River, Satsop River and the South Fork Toutle River. I specialize … [Read More]

Steelhead on the Wynoochee River

About Your Guide

Pro Guide, John "JR" Hall has been river fishing for Steelhead and Salmon on Washington, Oregon, and … [Read More]

JR on the Wynoochee River.

Gear Fishing Trips

This is where it all gets started. From here it’s all downriver - or upriver, depending on how you … [Read More]

Steelhead Jig

Fly Fishing Trips

There are fewer things in life that compare to the peace and tranquility found in day spent casting … [Read More]

Heron Pattern Fly

Happy 38th Anniversary Zbig & Kareen

Zbig and Kareen on the Satsop River, November 12th, 2014.

What an honor and privilege it was for me to join Zbig and his wife Kareen in celebration of 38 wonderful years of marriage. Zbig and Kareen are awesome together and a blast to hang out with. What better way to celebrate your anniversary than to spend a day drifting the Satsop River for Salmon. […]

Spring Coming Down

JR Hall on the Fraser River, July 30, 2014.

I spent a few days in Canada fishing for Chinook on the mighty Fraser with great friends Joe (also known as “Slippery Joe”), Damen, Jason, John, Raphael, Noel, and Fellow Guide, Tim Burke. We had a blast. We hooked and released well over 100 Sockeye and several Chinook. That’s Joe and me holding a couple […]

Summer Sky

Tim Burke with John Czech, catching his second Steelhead, ever.

I spent the day drifting the Skykomish River for Summer Steelhead with John Czech and fellow guide, Tim Burke. What a great day! We hooked 4 beautiful Summer chromer’s and got 2 of them in the boat. The best part of the day was watching John land his first ever Steelhead. And it gets better […]

Float Fishing for Winter Steelhead Clinic – Friday, January 3rd

JR on the Wynoochee River.

Join me on Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:00 PM - I will be at Sportsman’s Warehouse in Puyallup giving a clinic on Float Fishing for Winter Steelhead.  There is NO cost to attend. Also with me to help present will be Pete Chadwick, owner of River Bend Jigs & Bait in Elma, WA. I hope you’ll come out and […]