Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info
About Matt Halseth Guide Service
Where does Matt Halseth Guide Service fish?
We fish the Portland, Oregon area, including Columbia, Willamette, Siletz, Umpqua, Santiam, Nestucca, Alsea Rivers. Pacific Ocean out of Astoria, Newport, Depoe Bay, Tillamook Bay. .
What are the target fish?
Target fish include Spring, Summer and Fall Chinook, Winter and Summer Steelhead, Coho or Silver Salmon, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye
Where in Portland, Oregon to we meet our guests?
We meet at Siletz ( Siletz, OR 97380, USA ), Newport ( Newport, OR, USA ), Elkton ( Elkton, OR 97436, USA ), Portland ( Portland, OR, USA ), Walterville ( Walterville, OR 97478, USA ), Dodson ( Dodson, OR 97014, USA ), Stayton ( Stayton, OR 97383, USA ), Scappoose Bay Marina ( 57420 Old Portland Rd, Warren, OR 97053, USA ), Astoria ( Astoria, OR 97103, USA )
Do I need a STATE Fishing license?
Yes, a Fishing license is required
Where do I get a STATE Fishing license?
Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife - Fishing
How much should I Tip?
It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!
Do I need to bring my own gear?
No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.