Crabbing, Clamming & Fishing

Fishing is in no short supply here, there’s fish for every season and an endless choice of prime fishing spots to select from.

There’s over 30 lakes and rivers to choose from in Coos County, and bay and ocean fishing. Come by boat, by foot, by kayak or by charter, the fish are biting.

We’ve put together a list of resources on the left that might be helpful in planning your trip. Be sure to visit one of our bait shops while in the area, they’re always willing to share pointers with visiting anglers.

Download our fishing rack card here. 


Trip Ideas

Downtown Coos Bay Salmon

If you spend much time traveling across Oregon this month, you will begin to see and feel the early signs of the changing seasons. For me, one of the surest signs of transition from summer to fall is the many places you might cast a lure or drift…

Winter Steelhead Fishing Trip Idea

Of the many outdoor recreational activities here on Oregon’s Adventure Coast, winter steelhead fishing is undoubtedly a favorite among sportsmen!  Coos Bay, North Bend and Charleston has a bounty of incredible fishing options, so we asked a…

Saltwater Fishing – Ocean & Bay

Most Pacific salmon fishing occurs April through November, and sport seasons are regulated for Coho and Chinook salmon by state and federal agencies. Check with the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife for the most up to date recreation report…