Want to learn how to fly fish? The Crooked River is the place. It is a small stream with a great population of native Rainbow Trout.
Crooked River, Oregon:
This tail water gem flows from a large high desert reservoir and boasts some of the most consistent fly fishing for Rainbow Trout in the area. With an unprecedented number of Rainbow Trout per mile, The Crooker River Oregon is an outstanding river to learn the art of fly fishing. Incredible canyon vistas and high desert fauna makes for the perfect setting for spending the day exploring fly fishing. Having year long fly fishing opportunities affords the avid angler an opportunity for excellent "off-season" fly flickin'. Winter flows provide excellent dry fly fishing Crooked River with Midges, Blue Wings, and micro Caddis through March. Spring run-offs replenish the hungry trout with a "Vegas style buffet" of free drifting Caddis, PMD's and Scuds. The heat of the summer brings hordes of Caddis feeding the great numbers of chunky Rainbow Trout.
Our guided trips on the Crooked River, Oregon are focused on skill building techniques which improve your success and meet your fly fishing objectives. With no more than a 4:1 guided ratio you will receive ample attention to insure reaching your fly fishing expectations. This environment makes for a positive learning experience for all. The Crooked River, Oregon is a short 45 minute drive from our fly shop in Bend allowing for easy access for both full day and half day “walk and wade” trips. The Crooked River, Oregon is also the venue for our most popular Beginning Fly Fishing Schools. So whether your fine tuning your skills or just getting started the Crooked River, Oregon is fly fishing.Walk-In Guided Fly Fishing Trips
Full Day Guided Walk-in Fly Fishing Trip
|1 or 2 anglers..................................$400.00|
|+$100 per additional angler/4 anglers per guide max|
|Includes: Professional guide, rod, reel, wader and boots, Full days include streamside lunch, and non-alcoholic beverages.|
Half Day Guided Walk-in Fly Fishing Trips
|1 or 2 anglers..................................$250.00|
|+$50 per additional angler/4 anglers per guide max|
|Includes: Professional guide, rod, reel, wader and boots, Half days include snacks, and non-alcoholic beverages.|
Prices DO NOT include: flies, leaders, fishing licenses, or guide gratuities.
Early season reservations will allow you to secure the dates desired. A 50% deposit is required to secure dates, refundable if cancellation is received no less than thirty (30) days prior to trip date. Trips proceed regardless of weather conditions. We reserve to right to cancel in the event of unsafe conditions or other circumstances beyond our control. If we cancel your trip, your deposit will be refunded or applied to a future date that is mutually acceptable.
For more information about guided fly fishing trips
offered on the Deschutes River Oregon, please contact
Fly and Field Outfitters.
The Crooked River is one of Central Oregon’s most popular Rainbow Trout fisheries.
Showers likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Winds: 11 mph
Dew Point: 37°
Chance Precip: 60%
Winds: 14 mph
Dew Point: 28°
Chance Precip: 47%
Winds: 13 mph
Dew Point: 31°
Chance Precip: 26%
Winds: 9 mph
Dew Point: 31°
Chance Precip: 39%
Winds: 8 mph
Dew Point: 32°
Chance Precip: 26%
Fly & Field has a great selection of fly patterns to purchase. Come on in to the shop to stock up your flybox.
To find which patterns are working best for the body of water you wish to fish click on one of the links below.
Lower Deschutes Fly Chart
Upper Deschutes Fly Chart
Fall River Fly Chart
Metolius River Fly Chart
Crooked River Fly Chart
East Lake Fly Chart
Lava Lakes Fly Chart
Hosmer Lake Fly Chart
Crane Prairie Reservoir Fly Chart
These are the top five picks from the Fly & Field Guides.
Simms Guide Boot Vibram
Deschutes River Overnight Float Trip
Beulah Platinum Spey 7 Weight 4 Piece Rod
Crooked River 1/2 Day Walk-In Trip
Ross F1 Reel