Northern Oregon Coast Fishing

Oregon’s northern coast is an angler’s paradise. The Oregon Coast fishing industry plays a vital role in the economy, and its value doesn’t wane when considering its recreational popularity too. There’s a lot to love. For starters, environment and settings for Northern Oregon Coast fishing are diverse. You can drop a line in mountain creeks and rivers, stand in the surf, stake out your spot at a jetty, charter an offshore fishing trip or hang by estuaries. However, you probably ought to decide what you want to catch first – that’ll help determine your location for Northern Oregon Coast fishing. Do you want lake-caught bass, tuna or rockfish from the Pacific, mountain river trout or Dungeness crab? The opportunities seem endless! Oregon Coast fishing is lauded not just for its many fishing locations and varieties, but it’s also known for producing some fishy finery. There’s a reason that catches of Columbia River salmon and Pacific halibut are shipped and sold in restaurants and markets around the country – it’s hard to beat the signature flavors and quality of Northern Oregon Coast fish.

Staying Current on North Oregon Coast Fishing

The fishing scenes for each town in the Northern Oregon Coast vary with the season. For example, you may want to check out Manzanita in the winter for wild steelhead from the Nehalem Bay or Astoria in the late summer for the Chinook salmon runs in the Buoy 10 fishery. However, you can count on finding a spot for North Oregon Coast fishing no matter the season. You can learn more about what’s biting when and where by narrowing your focus in our drop-down list below of the specific towns along Oregon’s North Coast.

If you’re new to the area – or at least to fishing here – you can check out the guides and services that whisk you away to the best spots for Oregon Coast fishing. These guides are knowledgeable anglers who know the waters and keep a pulse on the fishing trends. Before beginning any fishing expedition, be sure you check our Fishing Report to see what’s biting and the water conditions.

North Oregon Coast Fishing by Area

Long Beach Peninsula | Astoria & Warrenton | Seaside & Gearhart | Cannon Beach | Manzanita | Tillamook Area

North Oregon Coast Fishing by Category

Astoria Fishing Charters and Guide Service

North Oregon Coast Fishing
92163B Aspmo Road, Astoria, OR
(503) 436-2845
Cell
(503) 468-2125

Experience the joy of fishing on the Columbia River with Astoria Fishing Charters and Guide Service. Captain Jeff Keightley loves fishing, and you’ll relish being a passenger on one of his guided tours for salmon, sturgeon or steelhead. Captain Jeff prides himself on catering to customers so they can have a truly enjoyable tour with the best catch possible. Book a fishing trip for the... read more

Experience the joy of fishing on the Columbia River with Astoria Fishing Charters and Guide... read more

Garibaldi Charters

North Oregon Coast Fishing
7th Street and U.S. Highway 101, Garibaldi, OR
(503) 322-0007
Toll Free
(800) 900-4665

Perhaps one of the most popular things to do along the North Oregon Coast is, of course, fishing! It's true too that with so many species and varieties of fish available to anglers, this area excels in providing the pelagic catch! When you're considering your options for the most efficient way of hooking those fish yourself, think of Garibaldi Charters. They specialize in group excursions... read more

Perhaps one of the most popular things to do along the North Oregon Coast is,... read more

Kelly’s Brighton Marina

North Oregon Coast Fishing
29200 N. U.S. Highway 101, Rockaway Beach, OR
(503) 368-5745

Kelly’s Brighton Marina has been a longstanding, everything-fun spot to try crabbing, fishing, camping, eating, socializing and the area’s beautiful natural surroundings. Located on the scenic shores of Nehalem Bay just north of Rockaway Beach, the family-owned and family-friendly seaport destination offers boats, gear and instruction on how to reel in your own fresh catch of the day. You can even bring your own boat... read more

Kelly’s Brighton Marina has been a longstanding, everything-fun spot to try crabbing, fishing, camping, eating,... read more

Pacific City Fishing

North Oregon Coast Fishing
33180 Cape Kiwanda Drive, Pacific City, OR
(503) 351-9019

When traveling the Pacific Northwest, seafood is a must do – both the catching and consuming of it. And Captain Mark Lytle’s Pacific City Fishing charter gets it done.

During a four- to six-hour fishing trip off Cape Kiwanda, you’ll be reeling in bottom fish, ling cod, salmon and Dungeness crab from an open 22-foot dory boat. All the gear is provided, so anglers just... read more

When traveling the Pacific Northwest, seafood is a must do – both the catching and... read more

Port of Ilwaco

North Oregon Coast Fishing
165 Howerton Avenue, Ilwaco, WA
(360) 642-3143

The Port of Ilwaco is a working fishing village located on the Southwest Coast of Washington near the Columbia River Bar. With an 800-slip marina that is ideal for both recreational boaters and commercial fisherman alike, the port offers guest moorage on a year-round basis as well as a launch to back in your boat, two small boat hoists and two fuel docks. Additionally, the... read more

The Port of Ilwaco is a working fishing village located on the Southwest Coast of... read more