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

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

Autumn Rose

Fall is, without a doubt, my favorite time of year. The wonderful Fall colors set the background to the cool crisp morning fog to create a stunning view. My favorite color of all is the gorgeous rose color found in the cheeks and down the sides of our Summer Steelhead. And what better way to […]

Summer Chrome

Spent the day drifting for Summer Steelhead with Joe and John. What a fantastic time. We hooked several nice fish including the beauties that Joe (in the green shirt) and John (with the hat on) are holding. There is simply fewer things in life that compare to the flash of chrome on a beautiful Summer […]

Crying Wolf

I spent a couple of days in early April swinging flies on one of my favorite coastal rivers with a great friend and fellow guide, Tim Burke. One of the things I love about fishing with Tim is that I can always convince him that I have a “Fish On” even when I’m hooked into […]

Bring On The Rain

I spent a late-March day drifting the Wynoochee River with Darrin, his son Luke, and father, Don. My great friend and fellow Pro Guide, Ted Schuman of Winter Run Guide Service joined us. I put Darrin and Luke in my boat and Don in Ted’s boat. Boy-oh-boy did it rain and boy-oh-boy we had a […]