Rogue Country is the Oregon Fly Fishing destination for very rich Summer Steelhead Fly Fishing opportunities. The home to more Summer Steelhead fly fishing than anywhere else on earth. Famous Summer Steelhead fly fishing rivers located here are the North Umpqua east of Roseburg Oregon, the Rogue from Gold Beach Oregon to above Shady Cove Oregon has 160 miles of top Summer Steelhead fly fishing waters, the Klamath in Northern California has 150 miles of historic Summer Steelhead fly fishing. This adds up to nearly 350 miles of top fly fishing rivers to flyfish in Rogue River Country.
Summer Steelhead come in a variety of sizes as may go to the Ocean to rear for as little as 3 months or as long as 3 years, add to this multiple spawning runs, as Summer Steelhead return to the sea after spawning. The Rogue River and Klamath River have “Half-Pounders”. The name “Half-Pounder” means little in describing the size of these dynamic Steelhead which run 1 to 3 pounds and are readily caught by fly fishing methods. Extremely active and aggressive, these silver rockets are a treat to catch on light tackle and fly rods. Making great sport Flyfishing with light line.