Guided Drift Boat / Pontoon Trip on Coastal Riverways

1-3 Guests


Drifting Oregon’s coastal rivers for steelhead and chinook put anglers in some the most unique and beautiful places in the state. Secluded river canyons deep in the forest are the norm for drifting trips. Often there will be very few or no other anglers around in these pristine mountain streams.

Customers will be fishing from an 18’ Clackacraft Clackamax Drift Boat outfitted with the coolest new toys on the market (3 angler max in drift boat*).

If the pontoon boat is the best option, customers will be in for a real treat! They’ll be fishing as far off the grid as it gets in the comfort of a 14’ Catchercraft frame on Maxxon Pontoons. Expect steelhead fishing like you’ve never seen when the pontoon boat comes out! (2 Max in Pontoon Boat)

Typically, Bobberdogging small baits and beads, jigs, pink worms and rags will be the main weapons for targeting steelhead, using Lamiglas SI spinning rods and Okuma Reels.

Backbouncing eggs/shimp combos and backtrolling Kwikfish are the go to methods when targeting chinook and coho from the drift boat. Occasionally bobber fishing and twitching jigs is deadly as well.

Book now year-round for destinations including fishing trips in Astoria, Tillamook, at Buoy 10, or inland river fishing on the Columbia, Willamette, Multnomah Channel, Wilson, Trask, Nehalem, Nestucca or Kilchis.

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Your Host

Josiah's Trip

Josiah D

Josiah s a super fun and relaxing fishermen to spend a day with. You’ll enjoy a wonderful day on the water and Josiah is happy to cater to your day on the water while keeping his clients in fish.

from $275/Experience

You can also pay a 50% deposit now and a final payment before your trip.

Base Price

$275.00 Per Person Per Experience


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Please note that there is a 50% non-refundable deposit included with your booking fee. In case of cancellation, and in accordance with the Host's cancellation policy, the remaining 50% may be returned to you or applied towards rescheduling a future trip.


  • Guide
  • Boat
  • Fishing Gear



Gear List

  • Sun Protection
  • Weather Appropriate Clothing
  • Food & Beverages

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Rules & Guidelines

Please note there is a 50% nonrefundable deposit included with your payment at time of booking. If you need to cancel, please contact me and we can work out the details.

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