Quick Facts and Pricing
- March – November
- $4190 per angler, 6 nights/5 days fishing package
- Native Steelhead
- We are proponents of swinging flies with two handed/spey rods on all our steelhead trips and are more than happy to provide personal instruction on becoming proficient with them. What we generally recommend is spey rods 6-9wt. depending on season with compact Skagit or Scandi heads and various sinking tips.
- Bunny Leeches, Egg Sucking Leeches, Flatwing General Practitioners, Mega Moal, Skagit Minnows, Morrish’s Trailer Trash, River Rats, Fergus Rock Star, Skunks, Purple Perils, Skykomish Sunrises for steelhead. Flesh flies, egg patterns for Dolly Varden and pink, purple and chartreuse flies for coho.
- 6 – 2/0 flies depending on season
At Z-Boat Lodge River Guides you will have the most extensive guide-licensing package in the Skeena Valley, offering an eight-month season with outstanding salmon and steelhead fishing.
Located at the epicenter of the best wild salmon and steelhead fishing on earth, Terrace, British Columbia. Our fishing guides are licensed for all four sections of the world-renowned Skeena River, plus its famous tributaries…The Copper River, Kalum River, Ecstall River… as well as the Kitimat, Kasiks, Exchamsiks, Nass and coastal rivers galore! Fish with us at Z-Boat Lodge River Guides and experience truly memorable guided fishing!
We offer you many options. Swing a streamer for kings, or skate a dry fly for steelhead. Fish small tributaries or cast in tidal pools for bright rolling salmon. Our experienced fly fishing guides use specially designed boats and top quality equipment that provide comfortable, safe transportation.
For those desiring the ultimate sportfishing experience, our helicopter packages offer an exciting adventure in flying, angling and wilderness exploration. Heli-Fishing combines the thrill of aviation with freedom to explore angling opportunities from coastal rivers to high mountain lakes. Watch wild grizzly bears along remote coastal rivers in British Columbia’s “Great Bear Rainforest”.
In addition to our guided fishing packages and for non anglers, we offer combination guided Explorers Adventure Tours in northwest British Columbia. We also offer Native Culture Fishing Tours, Big King Camping & Angling Adventures, Fall Steelhead & Silver Explorer Tours, and Spring Heli-ski/Steelhead Adventure. From our lodge enjoy a spectacular view of the Skeena River and Sleeping Beauty Mountain along with delicious food and warm hospitality. We provide friendly, home-style service in our scenic riverfront lodge. Relax after fishing in comfortable surroundings; relive the day’s fish stories over a game of pool, enjoy a cocktail on the deck while watching the river or enjoy quiet time in your private room.
Come enjoy the spectacular rivers, wildlife and majestic mountain views…we’ll help you plan the trip of a lifetime.