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

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.

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

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 […]

Winter Steelhead Guided Fishing Trips Filling Fast

JR on the Wynoochee River, February 13th, 2012.

I have been so blessed to get to fish with so many awesome people this year. It’s so much fun for me to help somebody hook into a Steelhead. My 2014 season is looking even better than this year – so I wanted to let my readers know that spots for guided fishing trips for […]

Eight Fish and a Hat Trick

Tim on the Satsop River on November 26th, 2013.

What a great day. I spent the day drifting the Satsop River with one of my best friends and awesome fly fisherman, Tim. And talk about cold. It was about 29 degrees when we started… brrrrhhhhhh. Of course, the best way to stay warm in cold weather is to hook fish. We hooked 8 fish […]